Articles from May 2015

Towncrest Pharmacy Honored for Longevity, Excellence

Friday, May 29, 2015
On Wednesday, May 20, Towncrest Pharmacy was recognized by the Iowa City Chamber of Commerce for the Roots Award.

Witry Receives Study Grant

Thursday, May 21, 2015
It is fairly common for people prescribed medications for long-term health problems to skip doses, modify doses or otherwise change medications in ways their doctor never intended.
Posed photo of PhD graduates and faculty members at commencement

PhD Graduates Honored at Commencement

Monday, May 18, 2015
The UI College of Pharmacy celebrated its PhD graduates during the annual Graduate College Commencement on May 15.

University of Iowa College of Pharmacy Celebrates Class of 2015

Friday, May 15, 2015
On May 14, 2015, the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy conferred Doctor of Pharmacy degrees on 108 graduates in its annual commencement ceremony.

NCPA Wins Hawkeye Award

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
The College of Pharmacy student chapter of the National Community Pharmacists Association has received a prestigious Hawkeye Award for “Most Promising New Student Organization.

Doucette Invention Honored

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
William Doucette, PhD, professor and head of the division of Health Services Research, was recently honored by the University of Iowa Research Foundation with a 2014 Inventor Award.

Wurster Recognized as Distinguished Alumnus

Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Dale Wurster was recognized last month with a Distinguished Alumni Award from Purdue University.

McDanel Named Master Preceptor

Friday, May 8, 2015
Deanna McDanel has been named among the nation’s best pharmacy preceptors. The American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy recently announced the selection of eight individuals to their Master Preceptor Recognition Program. These pharmacy professionals exemplify dedication and commitment to excellence in experiential education and professional practice.

Urick Named Outstanding Teaching Assistant

Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Ben Urick, a graduate student in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, was selected as a recipient of the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award by the University of Iowa.