On April 29, PhD candidate Youwei Bi successfully defended his thesis to the Division of Pharmaceutics and Translational Therapeutics.
Bi's thesis title was “Population Pharmacokinetic/Pharmacodynamic (PK/PD) Modeling of Depot Testosterone Cypionate in Healthy Male Subjects.” His advising professor was DJ Murry.
On March 30, 2016, Medicinal Chemistry PhD candidate Ioana Craciun successfully defended her thesis to the Division of Medicinal and Natural Products Chemistry.
Ioana's thesis title was “Inhibition of Neutrophil Serine Proteases by N-arylacyl O-sulfonated Aminoglycosides: New Therapeutic Approach to Treat Inflammatory Lung Diseases.”
On Monday, March 21, 2016, PhD candidate Carlos Peroza successfully defended his thesis to the Division of Pharmaceutics and Translational Therapeutics.
Peroza’s thesis title was “Factors Affecting the Alkaline Hydrolysis of Carbaryl in the Presence of Cationic Surfactants.” His advisor is Dale Eric Wurster.
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.
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.
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.