CROI Selects Abstracts by School of Pharmacy Fellows

December 14, 2005

Abstracts by academic fellow Julie Dumond and GlaxoSmithKline fellow Manoli Vourvahis have been accepted at the 13th Annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections. Dumond and Vourvahis have each received a Young Investigator Award to attend the conference in February. … Continued

School of Pharmacy Top Twenty in NIH Grants

December 14, 2005

School of Pharmacy Ranks Seventeenth in NIH Funding In fiscal year 2004, the School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill received $5.2 million in funding from the National Institutes of Health, ranking seventeenth among the … Continued

SOP establishes AAPS Student Chapter

December 14, 2005

The UNC School of Pharmacy has established an American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists student chapter. The funding provided by AAPS will be used to bring speakers to the School (for example, industry leaders speaking about drug development processes and career … Continued

Sleath Awarded ECHO Grant

December 14, 2005

The UNC Program on Ethnicity, Culture and Health Outcomes has awarded associate professor Betsy Sleath a grant to study racial and ethnic health disparities in North Carolina. Sleath’s project, “Improving Pharmacy Services for Latinos in North Carolina” will be conducted … Continued

New SOP Service Provides Hepatocytes to UNC Researchers

December 14, 2005

The Cellular Metabolism and Transport Core in the School of Pharmacy has begun operations. This service center has been developed to provide fresh mouse, rat, and human hepatocytes to campus investigators at cost-recovery rates much less than commercial vendors. Other … Continued

UNC-Chapel Hill, ECSU Launch Innovative Joint Pharmacy Program

December 14, 2005

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Pharmacy in collaboration with Elizabeth City State University is pleased to announce the Doctor of Pharmacy Partnership Program Beginning in Fall 2005, the UNC-Chapel Hill Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program … Continued

High School Students Explore Pharmaceutical Research at UNC

December 14, 2005

This summer, Courtney Fox and May Liu have access to the School of Pharmacy ‘s world-class research facilities and resources, usually available only to UNC graduate students and professors. The School of Pharmacy has welcomed two high school students into … Continued

Vaughan Wins Leadership Award

December 14, 2005

K.T. Vaughan has been busy since graduating from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2001 with a master’s in library science. In addition to being appointed as an adjunct clinical assistant professor in the UNC School of … Continued

SOP Announces Applied Health Outcomes Fellowship

December 14, 2005

The UNC School of Pharmacy is pleased to announce the establishment of a one-year, pre-doctoral fellowship sponsored by Applied Health Outcomes, one of the nation’s leading outcomes research and healthcare strategy consulting firms. Established in 1994, Applied Health Outcomes is … Continued