August 2019 News

August 30, 2019
Linnea Polgreen
What causes some people to eat more than others? 
August 28, 2019
“I promise to devote myself to a lifetime of service to others through the profession of pharmacy…”
August 26, 2019
opioid overdose response kit contents
The University of Iowa College of Pharmacy is doing its part to reduce fatal opioid overdoses.
August 15, 2019
Aliasger Salem
Aliasger Salem—Bighley Chair and professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences and head of the Division of Pharmaceutics and Translational Therapeutics—was featured for being part of a team that helped drive a record-setting nearly $600 million in ex
August 13, 2019
In the Spotlight - Nora Garda
In the Spotlight is an initiative to celebrate the incredibly talented people and teams within the college and to facilitate awareness and understanding of the unique individuals who make up the pharmacy family. This month, we learn about Nora Garda, senior chemist in UIP Analytical Labs. 
August 13, 2019
Lockman and students
The UI College of Pharmacy recognizes outstanding faculty in each Doctor of Pharmacy class with the Teacher of the Year award. The Teacher of the Year is a student-nominated award. Recipients will be formally recognized at the Dean’s Appreciation Dinner in November.
August 08, 2019
Kate Bowman and Dr. Jonathan Doorn in his laboratory

Kate Bowman—a visiting student from Colorado Mesa University—and Professor Jonathan Doorn are pictured in the laboratory in summer of 2019. Bowman conducted research at the UI College of Pharmacy as part of the Biomedical Scholars Summer Undergraduate Research Program. She joined via the program’s connection with the Human Toxicology graduate program.

Undergraduate and high school students have been conducting research in the college this summer.
August 05, 2019
Fall hazard sign
Researchers from the Colleges of Pharmacy and Public Health have received a $3 million grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to conduct a four-year study examining falls of elderly people.