Jordan Cohen, vice president for research and economic development and former dean of the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy, was recently profiled by the Iowa City Press-Citizen. Cohen will be stepping down from his administrator role later this summer.
Several College of Pharmacy students were recognized for outstanding achievements at the 2012 Hawkeye Awards. The awards ceremony, held on April 25, recognizes the accomplishments of student organizations, student organization leaders, student organization advisors, and campus partners.Winners from the college of pharmacy included:
In December 2011, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) submitted a recommendation of approval to the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research for the University of Iowa Pharmaceuticals (UIP) to manufacture a topical prescription drug product for a commercial client. The drug is intended for the treatment of a rare form of cancer.