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UConn Faculty Pharmacist Aeschlimann Joins DC Subcommittee Hearing on Coronavirus Misinformation

On Wednesday, November 17  Jeffrey Aeschlimann, Pharm.D., Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy, and Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Medicine, joined a Select Subcommittee hearing on the impact of Coronavirus misinformation on the nation’s public health in Washington D.C.  

L-R: ADHA President Maria Cholewinski, RDH; Philip Hritcko, Pharm.D., Dean, UConn School of Pharmacy; Jill M. Fitzgerald, Pharm.D., Director of Experiential Learning and Continuing Professional Development and Associate Clinical Professor, UConn School of Pharmacy; Marion Manski MS, Director & Associate Professor, Fones School of Dental Hygiene, University of Bridgeport

Jill Fitzgerald Awarded the ’21 Connecticut American Dental Hygienists Association Merit Award for Pandemic Role

Fitzgerald was instrumental in the development of the School of Pharmacy vaccinator training program for health care professionals in accordance with the Connecticut Department of Public Health’s Commissioner’s letter authorizing COVID 19 vaccines. Dental hygienists were among the many health care providers Fitzgerald and her team trained.

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Now I Know My I-P-E; My Journey in Interprofessional Health Education

October's UConn-wide Interprofessional Education Welcome Event celebrated it's 7th year this year with 600 health care focused students and 70 faculty participants. Christine Pan, a fourth-year pharmacy student was a panelist. Below, she shares her appreciation of the interprofessional education experiences she has had throughout her time at UConn.

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2021 Pharmacy Faculty Promotions

UConn’s Board of Trustees recently approved the following 2021 promotions among School of Pharmacy faculty in recognition of their continued high quality contributions to the academic mission of the University.

Graduate student Shipra Malik and Raman Bahal in the lab.

UConn Graduate Student Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences – Summer 2021

Take a look at the diverse graduate student research happening inside the School of Pharmacy's Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences.

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New School of Pharmacy Faculty Member Chinenye Anyanwu

Chinenye Anyanwu, Pharm.D., M.P.H. has joined the UConn School of Pharmacy as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Pharmacy Practice in the area of Public Health.

UConn School of Pharmacy Experiential Education Team

AACP Recognizes Work of Experiential Education Team During Pandemic

UConn School of Pharmacy's Experiential Education team received an Award for Excellence in Experiential Education 2020-2021

Pharmacy Students Learn Product Development in TIP – Summer 2021

The TIP program offers unique opportunity for students to engage in real-world, cutting edge research in the focused setting of a startup company, where they can appreciate both the business and the technology that drive innovation.

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UConn Student Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences – Summer 2021

"Summer 2021’s pharmaceutical focused research projects highlight the diverse opportunities for undergrad research for students in the School of Pharmacy and across UConn."

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Quarterly Recap of Pharmacy Faculty Research Grants FY 2021 Q3

The UConn School of Pharmacy congratulates the following Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences faculty and their teams for their FY 2021 Q3 research grant awards totaling $2,116,479.00: