September 2020 News

September 30, 2020
Theodore Nguyen
Clinical Assistant Professor Theodore Nguyen’s primary role involves providing pharmacologic recommendations for the Adult Inpatient Supportive and Palliative Care consult service at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.
September 25, 2020
Iowa Pharmacy Association Awards and Achievements
We are full of pride!  Congratulations to the following Pharmily members for achievements and awards at the 2020 Iowa Pharmacy Association Meeting: Awards:
September 23, 2020
New large-scale art pieces grace the University of Iowa Campus, including “Synthesis,” shown here, which is located outside the new College of Pharmacy Building

New large-scale art pieces grace the University of Iowa Campus, including “Synthesis,” shown here, which is located outside the new College of Pharmacy Building. Photo by Tim Schoon.

The College of Pharmacy's large-scale outdoor sculpture was designed for viewers to walk through and experience where science, people, and plants all come together.  The outdoor art, a vision of Dean Donald Letendre, was largely designed by sculptors Gail Simpson and Aristotle Georgiades from Actual Size Artworks.
September 22, 2020
Says: National Competitors: Good Neighbor Pharmacy NCPA Pruitt-Schutte Student Business Plan Competition, with headshots of 5 students

Steven Landa, Patrick McFadden, Aaron McDonough, Jessica Satterfield, Matthew Yeates

During spring semester, in the chaotic early days of the pandemic, a team of UI College of Pharmacy students created a full-fledged business plan for a new community pharmacy.
September 09, 2020
Tim Brown and Gary Milavetz talk with the National Advanced Driving Simulator equipment in the background
Researchers at the University of Iowa—including Gary Milavetz, UI Executive Associate Dean and Professor in the College of Pharmacy—are testing how cannabis affects driving performance at the UI's National Advanced Driving Simulator.
September 08, 2020
2018-2019 Preceptors of the Year Announced
As teachers, experts, specialists, and mentors, UI College of Pharmacy preceptors provide learning experiences outside the standard classroom allowing student pharmacists a glimpse into the daily life of a health care provider.
September 03, 2020
Aliasger Salem
Researchers at the University of Iowa, including Aliasger Salem, Bighley Chair and professor, are developing an implant that helps induce bone formation in patients with diabetes.