Researcher Daniel Cline Receives NIH Kirschstein Award

June 7, 2006

Daniel Cline, a postdoctoral research scientist in the Singleton Lab at the UNC School of Pharmacy, has received the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award from the National Institutes of Health. The Kirschstein NRSAs are individual postdoctoral fellowships given to … Continued

Maciejewski Appointed Associate Professor

June 2, 2006

Matthew Maciejewski, PhD, has been appointed associate professor in the Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy. Maciejewski comes to the School of Pharmacy from the University of Washington in Seattle, where he was an associate professor at the School of … Continued

Roth Receives NIH Career Development Award

May 25, 2006

Mary Roth, PharmD, MHS, assistant professor in the Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, was awarded a Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award from the National Institute on Aging. Roth will receive $699,170 over five years to support her project “Improving the Quality … Continued

Sleath Awarded Travel Grant to Help Glaucoma Patients in India

May 25, 2006

Betsy Sleath, PhD, associate professor in the Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, has been awarded a travel grant from the UNC Partnership in Global Health to support her proposal “Improving Treatment Adherence of Glaucoma Patients in Southern India.” In 2004 Sleath and Alan Robin, MD, … Continued

Researchers Link Gene Variation to Coronary Heart Disease

May 24, 2006

Research led by Craig Lee, PharmD, a graduate student in the Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics, shows that a common genetic variation makes some people more susceptible to coronary heart disease. About 15 percent of all Caucasians have the genetic variation, which is also … Continued

DPET News Briefs

April 28, 2006

Angela Kashuba, associate professor, has been awarded $1.8 million to evaluate the drug interaction potential of a new HIV protease inhibitor. Bruce Canaday, clinical professor, was installed on March 20 as the 2006-2007 APhA president. Jo Ellen Rodgers, clinical assistant professor, is president-elect, … Continued

Graduate Student Wins Impact Recognition Award

April 25, 2006

Tim Wigle, a graduate student in the Division of Medicinal Chemistry and Natural Products, has won a 2006 Impact Recognition Award. The awards, sponsored by the UNC Graduate Education Advancement Board, recognize graduate students whose research provides special benefits to … Continued

2006 UNC School of Pharmacy Award Recipients

April 21, 2006

Faculty Awards Teva Outstanding Pharmacy Student Award The faculty recognizes the graduating student who has attained the highest measure of scholastic achievement in the professional program. Dale Nepert Butterfoss Jill Aglaia Fowler Andrea L. Fumi GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceutical Care Award The … Continued

Roth Receives Defriese Award

April 17, 2006

Mary Roth, PharmD, MHS, has received the 2006 Gordon H. Defriese Career Development in Aging Research Award. The award, given by the UNC Institute on Aging, is presented each year to one UNC faculty or staff member and one doctoral student who demonstrates outstanding promise in … Continued