Insight Into Diversity magazine 2016 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award

School Receives 2016 HEED Diversity Award

November 28, 2016

The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy was selected by Insight Into Diversity magazine as a 2016 recipient of the prestigious Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award. The oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education, Insight Into Diversity … Continued

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Eckel, Ferreri Recognized at 2016 NCAP Convention

November 21, 2016

UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy faculty members Stephen Eckel, Pharm.D., M.H.A., and Stefanie Ferreri, Pharm.D., were recognized by the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists at its 2016 Convention. Eckel, the president of NCAP, was presented with the President’s Award, and … Continued

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Minton, Bowman Receive PAA Service Awards

November 21, 2016

The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy Alumni Association presented its 2016 service awards to alumni Gene Minton and Gary Bowman at a dinner held at the Governors Club in Chapel Hill on Nov. 4. Pharmacy Alumni Association Distinguished Service Award … Continued

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E(I) Lab Hosts Inaugural Final Presentations

October 28, 2016

The Carolina E(I) Lab, part of the Eshelman Institute for Innovation, concluded its pilot year by hosting final presentations from the inaugural cohort of student teams on Oct. 1, with the top four teams awarded monetary prizes. The presentations were … Continued

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Antonio Bush Joins PACE as Assistant Professor

October 20, 2016

Antonio Bush, Ph.D., has joined the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy as an assistant professor of educational innovation and research on the tenure track in the Division of Practice Advancement and Clinical Education. He is also an assistant director of … Continued

2016 SNPhA National Conference from the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Students Win Big at 2016 SNPhA National Conference

October 18, 2016

Five students from the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy won scholarships for their academic achievements and service to the community at the 2016 Student National Pharmaceutical Association National Conference, which was held July 29-31 in Atlanta. Additionally, second-year Pharm.D. student … Continued

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Sachiko Ozawa Joins PACE as Associate Professor

October 17, 2016

Sachiko Ozawa, Ph.D., M.H.S., has joined the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy as an associate professor in the Division of Practice Advancement and Clinical Education. Ozawa’s principal research interests are in global health economics and outcomes, including estimating the value … Continued

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Unvaccinated Adults Cost the U.S. More than $7 Billion a Year

October 12, 2016

Vaccine-preventable diseases among adults cost the U.S. economy $8.95 billion in 2015, and unvaccinated individuals are responsible for 80 percent, or $7.1 billion, of the tab, according to the most comprehensive analysis to date from the UNC Eshelman School of … Continued