Yanguang “Carter” Cao, Ph.D., Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics

Yanguang Cao Joins DPET Faculty as Assistant Professor

August 24, 2015

Yanguang “Carter” Cao, Ph.D., has joined the Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy as of August 1. Cao comes to UNC from the State University of New York at Buffalo. “Dr. Cao’s dedication … Continued

Dan Crona, Pharm.D., Ph.D.

Daniel Crona to Join DPET as Assistant Professor

August 18, 2015

Daniel Crona, Pharm.D., Ph.D., will join the Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy as a tenure-track assistant professor on October 1. Crona will also have an appointment at the North Carolina Cancer Hospital … Continued

Peter Koval

Peter Koval Wins Cone Health Award for Role as Educator

July 2, 2015

Peter Koval, PharmD has received this year’s Teaching Award from the 2015 graduating class of the Cone Health Family Medicine Physician Residency Program at Cone Health in Greensboro, N.C. Koval is an associate professor of clinical education at the UNC … Continued

Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Reappointed to USP Compounding Committee

June 25, 2015

Robert Shrewsbury, PhD, has been elected to serve a second five-year term on the Compounding Expert Committee of the United States Pharmacopeial Convention. The USP publishes the U.S. Pharmacopeia and National Formulary, which sets standards for prescription and over-the-counter drugs … Continued

Susan Miller, AACP Master Preceptor

Susan Miller Recognized as AACP Master Preceptor

May 29, 2015

After almost twenty years of precepting pharmacy students, Susan Miller, PharmD, MBA, has been selected for the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Master Preceptor Recognition Program. Miller is an associate professor of clinical education at the UNC Eshelman School … Continued

Dhiren Thakker and Kailas Thakker

Faculty Leader Funds First Global Pharmacy Scholarships

April 30, 2015

Dhiren Thakker, PhD, and Kailas Thakker, PhD, have pledged $100,000 to fund the first Global Pharmacy Scholarships at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dhiren Thakker is the Howard Q. Ferguson … Continued

Andrew Beaty

School Announces 2015 Award Winners

April 24, 2015

The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy held its 2015 annual Awards Ceremony April 19 at the Rizzo Center. Casey Emerson, the School’s former director of education technology, is this year’s winner of the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy Distinguished Service … Continued

Three Student-Faculty Teams Win 2015 Walmart Scholarships

April 21, 2015

Three student-faculty teams have been named 2015 Walmart Scholars by the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, marking the ninth consecutive year that the School has had at least one recipient for the award and the fourth consecutive year with … Continued

stem cells

Pharmacoengineering at UNC Gets $1.8 Million Boost

April 20, 2015

The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has received $1.8 million through the Research Opportunities Initiative Awards from the University of North Carolina General Administration to support research into drug-delivery systems for … Continued

K. H. Lee

K. H. Lee Receives AACP’s Highest Research Honor

April 17, 2015

Kuo-Hsiung Lee, PhD, has been named the winner of the 2015 Earnest R. Volwiler Award, the highest research award from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. He will be honored during the 2015 AACP annual meeting in National Harbor, … Continued

Dean Bob Blouin

Bob Blouin Inducted into UK Pharmacy Alumni Hall of Fame

April 1, 2015

Robert A. Blouin, PharmD, dean of the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, was one of four inducted into the inaugural class of the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy Hall of Distinguished Alumni March 19­–20. Blouin was among those UK … Continued