School News

Poloyac and McDermott Receive NIH Grant for New Drug Discovery in Pediatric Cardiac Arrest

Poloyac and McDermott Receive NIH Grant for New Drug Discovery in Pediatric Cardiac Arrest

July 18, 2018

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Center Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News:

        PittPharmacy faculty members Samuel M. Poloyac, PharmD, PhD and Lee A. McDermott, PhD, MBA have received a grant from the National Institute for… Read More ›

American Geriatrics Society Awards Niznik Twice

American Geriatrics Society Awards Niznik Twice

July 11, 2018

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Alumni News, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, School News:

PittPharmacy graduate student Joshua Niznik, PharmD  was recently awarded two major awards at the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. Niznik was… Read More ›

Potoski and Falcione Members of Center of Excellence for Antimicrobial Stewardship.

Potoski and Falcione Members of Center of Excellence for Antimicrobial Stewardship.

July 9, 2018

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

Faculty members Brian Potoski, PharmD, BCPS, Associate Director of the UPMC Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, and Associate Professor Bonnie Falcione, PharmD, BCPS (AQ-ID) received accolades in… Read More ›

Beumer Publishes First of White Paper Series on Oncology Drug Monitoring

Beumer Publishes First of White Paper Series on Oncology Drug Monitoring

July 5, 2018

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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News:

A Therapeutic Drug Monitoring standard completed by Jan H. Beumer, PharmD, PhD, DABT and endorsed by the International Association for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring has recently… Read More ›

Ayers Presents at American Geriatrics Society 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting

Ayers Presents at American Geriatrics Society 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting

July 2, 2018

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Residency Program, School News:

Gina Ayers, PharmD, a current  PGY2 Geriatric Pharmacy Resident at UPMC St. Margaret, presented her poster “Outpatient Medication Burden of Patients Prior to Hospital Death”… Read More ›

Kane-Gill Guest Editor for Pharmacotherapy Publication

Kane-Gill Guest Editor for Pharmacotherapy Publication

June 28, 2018

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

Sandra Kane-Gill, PharmD, MS, FCCM, FCCP is the guest editor for the Pharmacotherapy July 2018 themed issue on innovations in medication safety. Innovations in medication… Read More ›

PittPharmacy Day at the Zoo!

PittPharmacy Day at the Zoo!

June 26, 2018

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Alumni News, School News:

On Saturday, June 2nd, 72 of our closest friends joined us for PittPharmacy Day at the Zoo. Co-sponsored by the Pitt Alumni Association, this fun,… Read More ›

Graduate Students Awarded Fellowships

Graduate Students Awarded Fellowships

June 19, 2018

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Center Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences, Clinical Pharmaceutical Scientist Program, School News:

   PhD candidate Katherine Eichinger, MS, PharmD was recently selected as a Clinical and Translational Science (CTS) Post-Doctoral Fellow through the Institute for Clinical Research… Read More ›

ACCP Student Award Winner PittPharmacy’s Zhang

ACCP Student Award Winner PittPharmacy’s Zhang

June 14, 2018

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Center Clinical Pharmaceutical Sciences, Clinical Pharmaceutical Scientist Program, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty News, School News:

Hongfei Zhang, MS was selected as a Student Award Winner by the 2018 Annual Meeting Committee of the American College of Clinical Pharmacology (ACCP) based… Read More ›

Ruby Selected Chair-Elect to AACP Geriatric Special Interest Group

Ruby Selected Chair-Elect to AACP Geriatric Special Interest Group

June 12, 2018

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

Christine Ruby, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP, FASCP was recently elected as Chair-Elect for the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Geriatric Special Interest Group (SIG).… Read More ›