Pharmacy Career News

February 22, 2021
Eddy Airiohuodion
Eddy Airiohuodion, '17 PharmD and Genesis Board member, is passionate about many things: helping the clients who frequent the Walmart pharmacy he manages, providing life-saving medications to his home country of Nigeria, and supporting his wife, Olabimpe, and daughter, I
February 15, 2021
Covid vaccine
Maurice Shaw, '13 R (community resident), has been inundated lately with job opportunities.  Pharmacies and public health institutions are frantically searching for trained professionals to administer and document COVID-19 vaccinations and monitor patients for side effects.  Shaw is a clinical pharmacist at the University of Illinois at Chicago
December 15, 2020
Rick Gates, Walgreen Executive and Pharmacy Alumnus
Rick Gates doesn't have to read headlines to know what's the latest COVID-19 vaccine news.
November 19, 2020

David Scott and Josh Formanek, both alumni of the UI College of Pharmacy, completed 1093 pharmacist eCare plans in their first year with Flip the Pharmacy, according to CPESN Iowa. (Photo courtesty of CPESN Iowa).

Community pharmacists across the state and nation are gearing up to give COVID-19 vaccinations early next year, through a pre-existing grassroots network of pharmacists that is gaining steam. University of Iowa College of Pharmacy faculty, graduate students, residents and alumni are helping lead the charge.
April 01, 2020
Brett Faine in the emergency room

Brett Faine

Each shift practicing pharmacy in an emergency room is unique and can change minute to minue, said Brett Faine, '07 PharmD, a clinical assistant professor and emergency medicine clinical pharmacy specialist at UIHC.
March 04, 2020
Jessica Frank
Alumna Jessica Frank forges important relationships that harness technology to improve patients’ healthcare.
March 01, 2020
Farah Towfic, '11 PharmD, works for an organization she strongly values: the United States Pharmacopeia (USP). Based in Rockville, Maryland, USP sets strength, identity, and purity standards of quality for medicines worldwide.
January 06, 2020
Jim Ponto and Nic Mastascusa

Jim Ponto and Nic Mastascusa

Nuclear pharmacists prepare and dispense radioactive drugs in order to find and treat health issues.
September 30, 2019
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Erica Bushaw, '07 PharmD, owns Oelwein Family Pharmacy in Oelwein, Iowa.