Pharmacists: The Most Accessible Healthcare Provider, Unless You Have a Substance Use Disorder

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August 23, 2022
P4 students, Megan Yeung, Kami Johnston and Morgan Murchison co-author a peer-reviewed blog in Pulses encouraging educators to adapt to reflect the specific needs of people who use drugs and patients with substance use disorders. This blog also highlights UT Pharmacy as a U.S. leader in substance use disorder and harm reduction education for Pharm.D. students.

Pharm Fresh: Amaka Epoh

Student pharmacist Amaka Epoh with the UT College of Pharmacy building sign.
May 24, 2022
Innovative Discovery, Community Building and Student Research Hatched Right Here at UT Pharmacy.

Pharmacy Research Excellence Day 2022

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April 21, 2022
Back (in-person!) and bigger than ever before, the Eighteenth Annual Louis C. Littlefield Celebrating Pharmacy Research Excellence Day was held on Tuesday, April 12, 2022, fetching a record-breaking number of posters presented and participating researchers.

Ginsburg is finalist for lifetime leadership award

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June 29, 2017
Dr. Diane Ginsburg is one of three finalists for a lifetime leadership award sponsored by Pharmacy Times magazine and Parata Systems, a company that develops automated technologies for pharmacies. Read more about Ginsburg’s nomination.

Starving prostate cancer cells

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June 8, 2017
A new study identifies several natural compounds found in food, including numeric, apple peels and red grapes, as key ingredients that could thwart the growth of prostate cancer. Read more about starving cancer cells.

Team earns honors at Clinical Research Challenge

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June 7, 2017
A team of three UT student pharmacists placed among the elite programs in a national Clinical Research Challenge. The competition, sponsored by the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, included a field of 80 competing teams. Read more about the Clinical Research Challenge.

Four students to attend alcohol treatment program

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May 31, 2017
Four student pharmacists will attend a summer program to study addiction and its treatment sponsored by the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation. Read more about the summer addiction program.

Of mother and sons – a shared love of pharmacy

Jermain Family
May 11, 2017
It didn’t take Donna Jermain, B.S. ’86 and Pharm.D. ’89, long in her pharmacy studies to determine that pharmacy was the career path for her. Yet she likely had no inkling that 30 years later, hers would be a family profession shared with both of her sons, Brian and Scott. Read the Jermain family story.

DiGiovanni joins LIVESTRONG team

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May 8, 2017
Dr. John DiGiovanni, the Coulter R. Sublett Endowed Chair in Pharmacy, has been appointed as associate director of basic research at the LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes of the Dell Medical School effective May 1. Read more about DiGiovanni’s appointment.

Wilcox named 2017 educator of the year

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May 2, 2017
Dr. Richard Wilcox has been named 2017 Educator of the Year for the College of Pharmacy. He was one of several faculty cited to receive awards at the recent student-sponsored awards ceremony. Read more about college teaching awards.