Two Residents Receive Incentive Grants

February 4, 2008

Two community pharmacy residents from the UNC School of Pharmacy have received incentive grants from the American Pharmacists Association Foundation to fund projects aimed at improving patient care through pharmacist intervention. Anthony Pudlo, PharmD, and Kyle Yoder, PharmD, each received … Continued

2008 Graduate Student Awards

January 27, 2008

The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy held its Graduate Achievement Banquet on January 26. UNC-CH Graduate School Scholarships Two first-year doctoral students from the School were recipients of merit assistantships. The UNC Graduate School awards merit assistantships to promising incoming … Continued

Eshelman Pledge Pushes Carolina First Total to $2.3 Billion

January 24, 2008

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chancellor James Moeser today announced that the Carolina First Campaign raised $2.38 billion to finish as the fifth largest completed campaign in higher education and the largest completed fund-raising drive at a university … Continued

Eshelman, UCRF Give School $18 million for Cancer Research

January 24, 2008

Fred Eshelman, CEO and founder of Wilmington-based PPD Inc., has pledged $9 million to support cancer research at the School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The board of North Carolina’s University Cancer Research Fund … Continued

Ferreri Named APhA Fellow

January 23, 2008

Stefanie Ferreri, PharmD, CDE, the director of the Community Pharmacy Residency Program at the UNC School of Pharmacy, has been elected as a fellow of the American Pharmacists Association by the APhA Academy of Pharmacy Practice and Management. Ferreri, a … Continued

Hoskins to Direct UNC Genomics Facility

January 15, 2008

The UNC Institute for Pharmacogenomics and Individualized Therapy, a research center within the UNC School of Pharmacy, recently named Janelle M. Hoskins as the director of its new Molecular Genomics Facility. This facility provides project design, data analysis, technology selection, … Continued

Sleath, Vaughan Win AACP Posts

January 1, 2008

Two faculty members from the UNC School of Pharmacy have been elected to posts with the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. Betsy Sleath, PhD, a professor in the School’s Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, was elected as chair … Continued

Sleath Promoted to Full Professor

January 1, 2008

The UNC School of Pharmacy has promoted Betsy Sleath, PhD, to full professor. Sleath joined the School’s Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy in 1995 and has been an associate professor since 2000. She is also an adjunct associate professor … Continued

Brouwer Receives Award from Alma Mater

December 11, 2007

Kim Brouwer, PhD, the George H. Cocolas Distinguished Professor at the UNC School of Pharmacy, has received the Paul F. Parker Award from the University of Kentucky and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. The annual honor recognizes a former … Continued