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Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists Wins National Award for Outstanding Professional Development

Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists Wins National Award for Outstanding Professional Development

May 12, 2022

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The University of Pittsburgh Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists (SSHP) chapter received a national award for Outstanding Professional Development during the 2021-2022 year! This award… Read More ›

Pitt Pharmacy Ranks Second Nationwide in Residency Match

Pitt Pharmacy Ranks Second Nationwide in Residency Match

May 5, 2022

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Pitt Pharmacy students have placed second among schools of pharmacy in residency match rate after the first round of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists… Read More ›

Venkataramanan Recognized as HIREC Visiting Endowed Chair

Venkataramanan Recognized as HIREC Visiting Endowed Chair

May 5, 2022

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Raman Venkataramanan, Ph.D., FAAPS, has been recognized as the Hispanic in Research Capability (HIREC) Visiting Endowed Chair for the year 2020-2022. He was recently honored… Read More ›

Lowry Presents at AAHPM Annual Assembly

Lowry Presents at AAHPM Annual Assembly

May 4, 2022

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Maria Lowry, PharmD (’15), BCPS, BCGP represented Pitt Pharmacy and UPMC Palliative and Supportive Institute at the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM)… Read More ›

Potoski Appointed to Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Specialty Council

Potoski Appointed to Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Specialty Council

April 20, 2022

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Pitt Pharmacy faculty member Brian Potoski, PharmD, (’99) was appointed by the Executive committee of the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) to serve as the… Read More ›

Coons Honored with ASHP Foundation Pharmacy Residency Excellence Preceptor Award

Coons Honored with ASHP Foundation Pharmacy Residency Excellence Preceptor Award

April 15, 2022

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Pitt Pharmacy professor Jim Coons, PharmD (’01), FCCP, FACC, BCCP, was recently recognized as the 2021 recipient of the ASHP Foundation Pharmacy Residency Excellence Preceptor… Read More ›

Hallisey and Mapel Selected as Pitt Pharmacy Recipients of AACP Preceptor of the Year Award

Hallisey and Mapel Selected as Pitt Pharmacy Recipients of AACP Preceptor of the Year Award

April 13, 2022

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Peter Hallisey, PharmD., and Joan Mapel, PharmD. (PHARM ’92), were chosen as the Pitt Pharmacy recipients of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)… Read More ›

Pitt-UPMC Residency Programs Receive Maximum Accreditation

Pitt-UPMC Residency Programs Receive Maximum Accreditation

April 6, 2022

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Nine pharmacy residency programs, offered in conjunction between Pitt Pharmacy and UPMC, recently received the maximum 8-year cycle of accreditation from ASHP! Pitt Pharmacy has… Read More ›

Pitt Pharmacy Shines Bright at the American Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting in San Antonio, TX

Pitt Pharmacy Shines Bright at the American Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting in San Antonio, TX

April 5, 2022

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With one of the largest sections of student and faculty attendance, PittPharmacy APhA-ASP Students – earned FIVE awards at the conference.  The students competed for… Read More ›

Pitt’s Annual Health Sciences Symposium is Getting a New Name

Pitt’s Annual Health Sciences Symposium is Getting a New Name

April 4, 2022

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The Pittwire recently featured Gordon J. Vanscoy (PHARM ’84, BUS ’91G), and his wife, Bethann, in a story about the renaming of the University of… Read More ›