Mollie Scott, Pharm.D.

Mollie Scott Named ASHP Fellow

May 2, 2016

Mollie Scott, Pharm.D., has been named a fellow of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists in recognition of the excellence she has achieved in pharmacy practice. Scott is the School’s regional associate dean for the Asheville satellite campus and a … Continued

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Costs for Orally Administered Cancer Drugs Skyrocket

April 28, 2016

New cancer drugs taken in pill form have become dramatically more expensive in their first year on the market compared with drugs launched 15 years ago, a University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill study has found. The findings call … Continued

Jo Ellen Rodgers, Pharm.D.

Rodgers Updates Guide for Heart Failure Patients

April 20, 2016

Jo Ellen Rodgers, Pharm.D., associate professor at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy and Carla A. Sueta, M.D., Ph.D., professor in the Division of Cardiology at UNC School of Medicine, have recently completed a fourth edition of their heart failure … Continued

Stephen Eckel, Pharm.D., M.H.A.

Stephen Eckel Appointed Associate Dean for Global Engagement

March 8, 2016

Stephen Eckel, Pharm.D., M.H.A., has been appointed associate dean for global engagement of the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy effective February 1, succeeding Dhiren Thakker, Ph.D., who served in the role for the past eight years. Eckel will be responsible … Continued

Jon Easter

Jon Easter Joins School as Director of CMOPP

March 7, 2016

Jon Easter has joined the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy as the director of the Center for Medication Optimization through Practice and Policy and a professor of the practice. The center, which is embedded within the Division of Practice Advancement … Continued

Michael Jay, Ph.D.

Jay Receives University Distinguished Teaching Award

January 27, 2016

Michael Jay, Ph.D., Fred Eshelman Distinguished Professor of Molecular Pharmaceutics, is the 2016 recipient of the Distinguished Teaching Award for Postbaccalaureate Instruction from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Jay will be recognized along with other recipients during … Continued

Proffesor Emeritus Anthony Hickey, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus Hickey Receives AAPS Exemplary Researcher Award

December 1, 2015

Anthony Hickey, Ph.D., professor emeritus in the Division of Molecular Pharmaceutics at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, was presented the David J.W. Grant Research Achievement Award in Physical Pharmacy by the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists. The award, given … Continued

Stephen Eckel, Pharm.D., M.H.A.

Stephen Eckel Receives 2015 NCAP Leadership Awards

November 24, 2015

Stephen Eckel, Pharm.D., M.H.A., has been awarded the 2015 NCAP Leadership Award and 2015 McKesson Leadership Award by the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists. Eckel is a clinical associate professor and the vice chair of graduate and postgraduate education in … Continued

Tasha Woodall, Pharm.D.

Woodall Named NCAP’s 2015 Distinguished Young Pharmacist

November 23, 2015

Tasha Woodall, Pharm.D., an assistant professor of clinical education and clinical instructor of family medicine at the School’s Asheville campus, was awarded the 2015 Distinguished Young Pharmacist Award by the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists. “I am so humbled by … Continued