Alumni and Friends News

March 30, 2016
Wurster Pharmaceutics research fund
On March 23, the Division of Pharmaceutics and Translational Therapeutics held a reception to celebrate the opening of the Dale E. and June P. Wurster Pharmaceutics Research Fund.  The endowed fund will support Pharmaceutics graduate education and research in the College of Pharmacy.
January 12, 2016
Ayyoub Thesis Defense
On Monday, January 11, 2016, PhD candidate Amal Ayyoub successfully defended her thesis to the Division of Pharmaceutics and Translational Therapeutics. Ayyoub’s thesis title was “Pharmacokinetics of Pyronaridine in Adult and Pediatric Populations.” Her advising professor was Lawrence Fleckenstein, PharmD. 
January 08, 2016
Nicole Naccara, ’15 PharmD, was recently featured in an article on the University of Southern California (USC) School of Pharmacy website. The article discussed USC’s fellowship programs, including the USC-Allergan Pharmaceutical Industry Fellowship Program. Naccara is a USC-Allergan fellow for the 2015-2016 school year.
January 07, 2016
Adam Harris (’09 PharmD), Eagle River, Alaska, was recently honored by the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) as Employee of the Year.
January 01, 2016
Victor Yanchick was featured in the Winter 2016 issue of HawkScripts Magazine, when he r
December 08, 2015
bowling night group photo
The AAPS Student Chapter hosted a pizza and bowling Night for the Division of Pharmaceutics and Translational Therapeutics faculty, students, and staff at the Colonial Bowling Lanes on Dec. 5.  
November 18, 2015
Jin Zhendong
Medicinal and Natural Products Chemistry Associate Professor Zhendong Jin received a new National Science Foundation award for $50,000 for his study entitled “I-Corps: Development of Novel Anticancer Agents.”
November 01, 2015
Staff Spotlight is an initiative sponsored by the College of Pharmacy Staff Council to celebrate the incredibly talented staff within the college and to facilitate awareness and understanding of the unique individuals who make up the pharmacy family. Staff members in a variety of roles and departments will be featured on a rotating basis.
October 12, 2015
AAPS Fall Picnic
The AAPS Student Chapter held their annual fall picnic on Saturday, Oct 3, at City Park.  The event featured games and food from Oasis.
June 17, 2015
PGSRM Poster Presentation
The Annual Pharmaceutics Graduate Student Research Meeting (PGSRM) was hosted by the by the University of Kentucky, College of Pharmacy on June 11-13, 2015, in Lexington, Kentucky.