Aubé Receives Edward Leete Award for Teaching and Research

August 16, 2017

Jeffrey Aubé, Ph.D., is the recipient of the 2017 Edward Leete Award from the American Chemical Society’s division of organic chemistry. The award recognizes outstanding contributions to teaching and research in organic chemistry. Aubé is a Fred Eshelman Distinguished Professor … Continued

Williams, Campbell Appointed to BPS Specialty Council

August 16, 2017

Associate Professor Dennis Williams, Pharm.D., and Assistant Professor of Clinical Education Kristen Campbell, Pharm.D., were appointed to the Board of Pharmacy Specialists Specialty Council. The council appointed only 27 pharmacists out of the more than 100 who applied. Williams is … Continued

Bush Wins Best Poster at Biennial Monash Pharmacy Education Symposium

August 15, 2017

Antonio Bush, Ph.D., assistant professor of educational innovation and research in the Division of Practice Advancement and Clinical Education, won best poster for education research at the Ninth Annual Biennial Monash Pharmacy Education Symposium. The Monash University Faculty of Pharmacy … Continued

Aaron Anselmo Joins DPMP to Explore Microbiome

July 31, 2017

Aaron Anselmo, Ph.D., has joined the Division of Pharmacoengineering and Molecular Pharmaceutics as an assistant professor. Anselmo comes from the David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he was a postdoctoral fellow … Continued

Faculty and Students Lead the Way at AACP 2017

July 28, 2017

At the 2017 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy held in Nashville, Tennessee, July 15 to 19, faculty and students from the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy led more than a dozen symposia and workshops and … Continued

Jackson Joins Faculty to Expand Diversity Outreach

July 28, 2017

Anita Jackson, M.D., M.P.H., has joined the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy as a research professor in the Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics. She will focus on expanding academic research and innovation opportunities to underrepresented minority faculty, postdoctoral fellows … Continued

Savage Promoted to Clinical Assistant Professor

July 17, 2017

Amanda Savage, Pharm.D., formerly a clinical instructor in the Division of Practice Advancement and Clinical Education, has been promoted to clinical assistant professor. Savage works in the Asheville, North Carolina, satellite campus. Her scholarship efforts will focus on best practices … Continued

Benhabbour Spin Off Earns UNC KickStart Award

July 13, 2017

A company founded by Rahima Benhabbour, Ph.D., a faculty member at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, has received a KickStart award from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to help create the first 3-D printed intravaginal ring … Continued

Lafata Named New DPOP Vice Chair as Blalock Retires

July 11, 2017

Jennifer Lafata, Ph.D., professor in the Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy will take over as its vice chair upon the retirement of Susan Blalock, Ph.D., M.P.H, professor in DPOP and current vice … Continued

Rodgers Honored with ACCP Clinical Practice Award

July 10, 2017

Jo Ellen Rodgers, Pharm.D., has been named the recipient of the 2017 Clinical Practice Award from the American College of Clinical Pharmacy. Rodgers is a clinical associate professor and associate director of clinical fellowship programs in the Division of Pharmacotherapy … Continued

PharmAlliance Inspires Student Researchers from Abroad

July 6, 2017

Faculty at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy hosted four students from University College London School of Pharmacy as part of the international PharmAlliance partnership. All final-year pharmacy students at UCL are required to complete three months of research. PharmAlliance … Continued

E(I) Lab Names Winners in Second Annual Innovation Competition

June 26, 2017

The E(I) Lab Program, a competition launched by the UNC Eshelman Institute for Innovation that encourages entrepreneurship and innovation among multidisciplinary teams of UNC graduate and professional student, wrapped up its second cohort on April 29. The winning team received … Continued

School Wins AACP 2017 Assessment Award for PY1 Capstone

June 20, 2017

The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy is the recipient of a 2017 Award for Excellence in Assessment from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. The School’s entry, “Developing an Innovative, Comprehensive First-1 Year Capstone to Assess and Improve Student … Continued

McLaughlin Named a 2017 AACP Emerging Teaching Scholar

June 20, 2017

Assistant Professor Jacqueline “Jacqui” McLaughlin, Ph.D., is the recipient of a 2017 Emerging Teaching Scholar Award from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. According to AACP, the Emerging Teaching Scholars Award recognizes the excellence of academic pharmacy faculty engaged … Continued

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Zhen Gu Named Runner-Up for State Department ASPIRE Prize

June 13, 2017

Zhen Gu, Ph.D., an adjunct professor in the School Division of Pharmacoengineering and Molecular Pharmceutics, is a runner-up in the 2017 APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education competition sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Wiley, and Elsevier. … Continued

Blouin Receives Honorary Degree from Monash University

June 12, 2017

Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, conferred an honorary doctorate upon Robert A. “Bob” Blouin, dean of the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, on May 25. Blouin is also the Vaughn and Nancy Bryson Distinguished Professor at the School and serves … Continued