Interim Dean Dhiren Thakker, Ph.D., with 2018 Burrus award winner Ashley McKnight

Ashley Henson McKnight Wins Burrus Family Award for Service

May 4, 2018

Ashley McKnight is the 2018 recipient of the Samuel B. Burrus Family Award for Community Service, presented to a student who exhibits outstanding and unselfish civic, community or church volunteer service outside the scope of regular pharmacy practice. McKnight studied … Continued

Eshelman Institute Symposium Ignites Innovation

May 1, 2018

The Eshelman Institute for Innovation held its 2018 Igniting Innovation Symposium Thursday, April 19, at the Carolina Inn. The evening kicked off with a cocktail reception and poster session before attendees moved into the Hill Ballroom for a series of … Continued

Jo Ellen Rodgers Promoted to Full Professor

April 30, 2018

Jo Ellen Rodgers, Pharm.D., an expert in cardiovascular pharmacotherapy, has been promoted to the rank of clinical professor at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy in the Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics. “Dr. Rodgers is an outstanding educator and … Continued

Fourth Annual Asheville Summit Addresses Population Health

April 24, 2018

On Saturday, March 10, approximately 150 students, residents and pharmacists from across the Southeast attended the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy’s Fourth Annual Asheville Summit at the Mountain Area Health Education Center in Asheville, North Carolina. The Asheville Summit is … Continued

Interim Dean Dhiren Thakker, Ph.D., presents Professor Emeritus Hal Kohn, Ph.D., with the School's 2018 Distinguished Service Award.

Top Students, Faculty Honored at 2018 Awards Ceremony

April 23, 2018

The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy held its annual Awards Ceremony on Saturday, April 21, at the Rizzo Center. Professor emeritus Hal Kohn, Ph.D., received the School’s Distinguished Service Award, presented each year for distinguished service and support for the … Continued

Asher Prince Honored as Physician Assistant Fellow

April 20, 2018

Heather Asher Prince has been named a distinguished fellow of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. Asher Prince is director of clinical operations for Clinical Pharmacology and Analytical Chemistry Laboratory in the Division of Pharmacy and Experimental Therapeutics at the … Continued

Alumna Lisa Grimes Shares Book of Life Lessons at UNC

April 20, 2018

Lisa T. Grimes, a UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy alumna returned to campus Wednesday, April 18, to share insights from her new book. Grimes, a 1985 graduate of the School, and her coauthor, fellow UNC-Chapel Hill alumna Paula Brown Stafford, … Continued

Pharm.D. RASP Students Present Research Findings to Peers, Faculty and Alumni

April 16, 2018

Third-year Doctor of Pharmacy students in the inaugural cohort of the Research and Scholarship in Pharmacy pathway presented their research findings to peer students, faculty and guest alumni as part of the RASP 3 (PHCY 726) course. The poster presentation simulated what students would experience at a professional … Continued