Research News

December 11, 2018
Parker and Duffel
Eight students will be culminating their graduate work in Pharmacy this month, earning a Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacy or a Master of Science in Pharmacy. We congratulate and wish the following students all the best in their future endeavors!
December 04, 2018
Brogden
Nicole Brogden—an assistant professor in the College of Pharmacy—and her research partner Nkanyezi (Kanya) Ferguson—clinical director and assistant professor of dermatology at the Carver College of Medicine—are conducting landmark clinical studies on microneedle patch technology.
November 28, 2018
Anderson Lab
College of Pharmacy faculty member Ethan Anderson and his collaborators are working on a promising new molecule that could help reverse the metabolic and cardiovascular disorders associated with obesity.
September 20, 2018
Jordan Cohen stands in the stairwell of the UI College of Pharmacy
Jordan L. Cohen—former dean of the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy—has been named the recipient of the 2018 Osterhaus Medal for Lifetime Achievement.
September 11, 2018
Molecules
Jean Schmidt's curiosity for science started early, studying rocks and insects on a family farm in rural Black Hawk County, Iowa.
September 10, 2018
Graduate student Justine Delgado has been working in Rob Kerns’ lab for the past five years. She is interested in making drugs safer and more efficacious and has been working on how to target cancer more effectively.
August 29, 2018
Students in Class
The UI College of Pharmacy recognizes outstanding faculty in each Doctor of Pharmacy class with the Teacher of the Year award.
August 06, 2018
Geetu Mahadik and Family
In the Spotlight is an initiative to celebrate the incredibly talented people and teams within the college and to facilitate awareness and understanding of the unique individuals who make up the pharmacy family.  This month, we learn about Geetanjali (Geetu) Mahadik, assistant scientist at UIP - PRL (Oakdale Campus).
July 16, 2018
Nanoparticles
Research teams from Iowa State University, the University of Iowa and the University of Nebraska Medical Center—with the assistance of NIH funds—are studying nanovaccines to fight pancreatic cancer.  Read more.  

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