Alumni and Friends News

September 16, 2013
Michelle A Fravel
Michelle Fravel, PharmD, BCPS, has been chosen as the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy Teacher of the Year. Fravel, a 2006 graduate of the college, has always been drawn to healthcare professions.
August 26, 2013
University of Iowa Pharmaceuticals (UIP) was recently featured in a Quad Cities newscast about Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, a genetic disease that affects approximately one in 3,500 boys. UIP has a contract with Halo Therapeutics to manufacture HT100, a potential therapy for Duchenne.
July 02, 2013
Mary Koerperick, ’77 BSPh, is a mentor for a handful of current University of Iowa College of Pharmacy students. “It’s a great way for the students to form a network, and to keep us ‘old’ people young!” said Koerperick. “I consider them my Rx kids.”
May 02, 2013
On May 1, over 70 College of Pharmacy students gathered for a dinner with Dean Donald Letendre to celebrate the peer mentorships that help establish a support system within the college.
April 25, 2013
This week, the Iowa House of Representatives passed legislation that includes necessary funds to break ground on a new College of Pharmacy building. This legislation will now move to the Senate for its consideration.
April 16, 2013
In November 2012, Todd and Jon Thompson (both BSPh ’98) made Iowa history by opening the first true tele-pharmacy in the state, utilizing TelePharm technology. TelePharm was recently featured in the Corridor Business Journal.
March 12, 2013
Representatives from the College of Pharmacy attended the American Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting and Exposition in Los Angeles, March 1-4.
February 07, 2013
Dennis Helling
University of Iowa College of Pharmacy Executive Leadership Board member, Dennis Helling, will receive the 2013 Remington Honor Medal.
January 01, 2013
Keith Guillory was featured in a Winter 2013 HawkScripts article entitled "For Guillory, College of Pharmacy is Home."
November 05, 2012
College of Pharmacy alumni Todd and Jon Thompson (both BSPh ’98) recently made Iowa history by opening the first true tele-pharmacy in the state.