UNC Researchers Develop Platform for Universal Flu Vaccine

November 5, 2018

Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are developing a universal flu vaccine which could be effective against multiple influenza strains and in multiple flu seasons. In the United States, up to 35.6 million people become infected … Continued

Pharm.D. Students Win Grant for Pharmacist Well-Being Project

October 31, 2018

Two Pharm.D. students at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy were awarded the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists Foundation’s Defining the Future grant. PY4 Abby MacCauley and PY3 Ashley Kang’s project won one of four $1,500 Defining the Future … Continued

Ferreri Awarded $3M CDC Grant for Study on Opioid Use

October 10, 2018

The Centers for Disease Control awarded a $3 million grant to Stefanie Ferreri, Pharm.D., for a study on screening older adults who use prescription opioids and are at risk for falls. Ferreri is the executive vice chair of the Division … Continued

Gonzalez Receives $2M NIH Grant for Project on Childhood Obesity

October 9, 2018

Daniel Gonzalez, Pharm.D., Ph.D., an assistant professor at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy in the Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics, received a $2 million NIH Research Project Grant for research focused on drug dosing in children with obesity. Gonzalez’s … Continued

Crona Awarded ACCP Research Institute Futures Grant

September 24, 2018

Daniel Crona, Pharm.D., Ph.D., an assistant professor at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy in the Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics, was awarded the American College of Clinical Pharmacy Research Institute Futures Grant Junior Investigator Award. Crona received the … Continued