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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 and graduate 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:

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School of Pharmacy Earns Full 8 Year Continued ACPE Accreditation

The UConn School of Pharmacy is pleased to announce that its Doctor of Pharmacy Program (Pharm.D.)  has received a full eight-year accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) Board of Directors.

In Memoriam Dr. Philip Rosenberg

Former Professor and Head of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dr. Philip Rosenberg, passed away on Sunday, March 28, 2021. He had been at UConn’s School of Pharmacy from 1968 until his retirement in 1998. During his 29-year career at UConn, Rosenberg served as Head of the Pharmacology and Toxicology Program and became the first head of the […]

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2021 Pharmacy Student Health Fair Now on YouTube

The School of Pharmacy 2021 Student Health Fair is online this year with 43 different student created presentations hosted on the School of Pharmacy’s YouTube channel. Topics range from Common Food-Drug interactions to Sleep Solutions, to ADHD Therapeutics, to Targeting MicroRNAs for Cancer Therapy. Each short video is loaded with helpful facts and information on […]

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Quarterly Recap of Pharmacy Faculty Research Grants – FY 2021 Q2

Recapping the quarter beginning October 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020, the UConn School of Pharmacy congratulates the following Departments of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacy Practice faculty and their teams for their FY 2021 Q2 research grant awards* totaling $942,819.00:

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Pharmacy School Earns AACP Lawrence Weaver Transformative Community Service Award

The University of Connecticut has been awarded the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy’s (AACP) prestigious Lawrence C. Weaver Transformative Community Service Award for its commitment to addressing unmet community needs through education, practice and research. “In times such as the current pandemic, the impact of excellence in all dimensions becomes even more obvious and […]

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2021 University Scholars Align Research with the School of Pharmacy

UConn’s 2021 University Scholars include two students with majors in Molecular and Cell Biology and one working towards a Pharm.D.  As University Scholars, Suzannah De Almeida, Maria Latta, and Seema Patel are all taking advantage of the depth and breadth of research being done by Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacy Practice faculty within the School of […]

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Pharmacy Students Create COVID-19 Vaccine Information Series in 5 languages

As the COVID-19 vaccine rolls out many people still have questions associated with the two dual-dose immunizations. Thirteen UConn School of Pharmacy students created a variety of 2-3 minute videos answering some of people’s most concerning questions and recorded the information in English, Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese and Polish. “Our curriculum emphasizes evidence-based medicine and there […]

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Nathaniel Rickles named Associate Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs

Nathaniel (Nate) Rickles, Pharm.D., Ph.D. has agreed to serve as associate dean for admissions and student affairs for the School of Pharmacy effective today for a five-year term. Phil Hritcko, Dean, officially announced the appointment saying “I am excited to have Nate on the School of Pharmacy’s executive team. He is passionate about his work, committed to […]