Alumni and Friends News

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.
July 31, 2012
Matthew Osterhaus
The American Pharmacists Association members recently elected Matthew Osterhaus, '80 BSPh, FASCP, FAPhA, as President-elect. Osterhaus co-owns and operates Osterhaus Pharmacy in Maquoketa, Iowa. He is an APhA Trustee, serving on the Finance and Government Affairs Committees.
July 23, 2012
William Doucette, PhD, College of Pharmacy professor and head of the division of health services research has been named the recipient of the Deborah K. Veale Professorship in Healthcare Policy. This professorship aims to “actively involve the pharmacy profession in the creation of health care policies that will benefit our practice settings as well as our patients,” according to Debbie Veale.
June 28, 2012
The College of Pharmacy Decanal Review Committee recently completed its charge set forth by Provost P. Barry Butler to provide review and evaluation regarding Dean Donald E.
May 30, 2012
Jordan Cohen
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.
May 07, 2012
College of Pharmacy Students Win Hawkeye Awards
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:
January 05, 2012
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.