Young Innovators Program Receives Burroughs Wellcome Fund Award

October 31, 2017

The Young Innovators Program, the Eshelman Institute of Innovation’s immersive research experiential program for high school students, has been awarded the Burroughs Wellcome Fund’s Student Science Enrichment Program Award of $180,000 over three years. The SSEP’s primary goal is to … Continued

Jeffrey Weidner, Ph.D., of QualSci Consulting discusses robust and reproducible assays at a assay guidance workshop for high-throughput screening and lead discovery hosted by UNC Catalyst.

UNC Catalyst Hosts NIH/NCATS Assay Guidance Workshop

October 25, 2017

UNC Catalyst Hosts NIH/NCATS Assay Guidance Workshop The UNC Catalyst for Rare Diseases, together with Promega, sponsored an NIH/NCATS assay guidance workshop for high-throughput screening and lead discovery on Monday, October 23. Forty-nine scientists from academia and the pharmaceutical and … Continued

Steeb to Lead AACP Global Pharmacy Education SIG

October 17, 2017

Clinical Assistant Professor David Steeb, Pharm.D. , was recently elected chair of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Global Pharmacy Education Special Interest Group. Steeb is director of global engagement and clinical assistant professor in the Division of Practice … Continued

School Kicks off the Campaign for Carolina

October 9, 2017

The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy will raise $175 million by the end of 2022 to support students, faculty, buildings, innovation and global initiatives as part of the Campaign for Carolina. “As the number one school of pharmacy in the … Continued

Thakker Takes Helm as Interim Dean

October 2, 2017

It’s Monday morning, Sept. 18, at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. The dean’s parking spot is empty. So is the dean’s office. It’s Dhiren Thakker’s first day as the interim dean of the School, and he is still in … Continued