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Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor Society inducts 30 students

March 31, 2021

The Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor Society Xi Chapter in Chapel Hill held its annual induction ceremony on March 6, welcoming 30 new students into the prestigious organization. Established in 1922, the Rho Chi Society seeks to advance pharmacy through sustained … Continued

Daysi Diaz-Diestra

March 30, 2021

Dr. Diaz-Diestra obtained her PhD in Physical Chemistry in 2019 from the University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras. Her doctoral research focused on the development of sensing and drug delivery platforms based on functional engineered nanomaterials, and their potential toxic effects on in vitro settings. After graduation, she joined the FDA Center for Devices and Radiological Health as an ORISE postdoctoral research fellow. Her research focused on regulatory control and biocompatibility assessment of nanoformulations used in medical devices. She joined the CCNTP in December 2020, where she is working under the guidance of Drs. Jenny Ting and Leaf Huang in Nanoparticle-Enabled Cancer Immunotherapy

Molecules to Market: Overcoming the Valley of Death

March 26, 2021

Join leaders from the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy and Deerfield Management who will share key insights through analysis of case studies and a panel session on what is necessary for the translation of scientific discovery to commercialization that improves … Continued