CMOPP Changes Name to Center for Medication Optimization

August 15, 2018

The Center for Medication Optimization through Practice and Policy at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy is now the Center for Medication Optimization. “This sharper name better reflects our focus on collaborative research that both informs systems change and prepares … Continued

McLaughlin Named Director of CIPhER

August 6, 2018

Jacqui McLaughlin, Ph.D., an assistant professor at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, has been named director of the Center for Innovative Pharmacy Education and Research at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. McLaughlin was appointed to the position after … Continued

Megan Roberts Joins DPOP as Assistant Professor

August 2, 2018

Megan Roberts, Ph.D., has been hired as a tenure-track assistant professor at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy in the the Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy. Roberts earned her Ph.D. in health policy and management from the UNC Gillings … Continued

Self-Taught UNC AI System Designs Drugs from Scratch

July 31, 2018

An artificial-intelligence approach created at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill can teach itself to design new drug molecules from scratch. ReLeaSE is an algorithm and computer program developed at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. It comprises … Continued