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PittPharmacy Graduate Students Awarded AFPE Fellowships

PittPharmacy Graduate Students Awarded AFPE Fellowships

April 16, 2019

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Alumni News, Clinical Pharmaceutical Scientist Program, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, School News, Student News:

Graduate student Karryn Crisamore, PharmD, was recently selected as the recipient of the American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education (AFPE) Herb and Nina Demuth Memorial Award.… Read More ›

Smithburger Leads SCCM Taskforce

Smithburger Leads SCCM Taskforce

April 11, 2019

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PittPharmacy Associate Professor Pamela L. Smithburger, PharmD, MS, BCPS, BCCCP, FCCP, FCCM was appointed as Chair of the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s “Choosing Wisely… Read More ›

Winning Legacy Continues at APhA-ASP Annual Meeting

Winning Legacy Continues at APhA-ASP Annual Meeting

April 8, 2019

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Šejla Jukic (Class of 2021) showed her patient counseling skills and placed as one of the top 10 finalists in National Patient Counseling Competition representing… Read More ›

Coons Appointed to ACC Work Group

Coons Appointed to ACC Work Group

April 5, 2019

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Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, Faculty News, School News:

PittPharmacy faculty member Jim Coons, PharmD, FCCP, BCCP was appointed to the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Simulation Work Group. This committee enhances actionable knowledge… Read More ›

Horn Elected Vice-Chair  ISHLT Pharmacy and Pharmacology Council

Horn Elected Vice-Chair ISHLT Pharmacy and Pharmacology Council

April 2, 2019

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Edward T. Horn, PharmD, BCCCP, was elected as Vice-Chair for the Pharmacy and Pharmacology Council of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT).… Read More ›

Johnson Receives Pharmacy Specialty Inaugural Appointment

Johnson Receives Pharmacy Specialty Inaugural Appointment

March 28, 2019

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Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, Faculty News, School News:

Heather J. Johnson, PharmD, BCPS has been designated to the Board of Pharmacy Specialties Solid Organ Transplantation Pharmacy Specialty Council Inaugural Appointment   The BPS Specialty… Read More ›

Inactive Ingredients – Not in This Case

Inactive Ingredients – Not in This Case

March 27, 2019

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News:

Sravan Kumar Patel, MS, PhD, a PittPharmacy Instructor of Pharmaceutical Science with the Lisa Rohan research group was recently interviewed by NBC news about inactive… Read More ›

PharmD Students Published in Infectious Disease Journal

PharmD Students Published in Infectious Disease Journal

March 26, 2019

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SSHP project leaders of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Professional Project, Mohamed Kashkoush (Class of 2021) Diana Mansour and Julia Heo (Class of 2020), were recently published… Read More ›

Novel Medicine Formulation Helps Injured Nerves Fire Again.

Novel Medicine Formulation Helps Injured Nerves Fire Again.

March 21, 2019

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News, Student News:

Upper extremity nerve injuries are a common problem affecting more than 2% of trauma patients and leading to permanent disability. Full functional return after nerve… Read More ›

PittPharmacy Students Awarded at Skills Competition

PittPharmacy Students Awarded at Skills Competition

March 19, 2019

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PittPharmacy students Melanie Umbaugh and Jessica Mattox (Class of 2021) were awarded third place in the Kroger/Student National Pharmaceutical Association Clinical Skills Competition at the… Read More ›