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Hoehns Practices Pharmacy and Improves Patient Care

Jim Hoehns cares for patients and conducts research in his role at the UI College of Pharmacy, and brings learners along with him.
Zinajara Manji is 3 years old being held by her mother with her father on the other side, fleeing Uganda.

From Refugee to Pharmacist: Alumna Contributes to Global Well-Being

When Zinatara “Zina” Manji, a BSPh, PharmD, and MS graduate of the college, was three years old, she and her extended family were expelled from their native African country in an act of ethnic cleansing.
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Quicker Diagnosis of Parkinson's Drives Crawford

PhD student Rachel Crawford's molecular research could help future physicians diagnose Parkinson’s Disease much earlier in their patients.
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Meet our Pharmacy Sweethearts

Love is in the air! Meet two College of Pharmacy sweetheart couples...
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Schmidt Empowers Students to Build a Compassionate Foundation

Michelle Schmidt, ’14 PharmD, joined the college as a clinical assistant professor at the start of the 2022.
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Grateful to Serve His Community--Andy Spurgin

When Andy Spurgin graduated from the College of Pharmacy in 2013, he had multiple opportunities to jump-start his career. 
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UI Pharmaceuticals’ Director Specializes in Drug Formulations

Hima Bindu Gottam, MS, RAC, is the new director of pre-formulation and formulation development for UI Pharmaceuticals.
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Recognizing Two Pioneers For Black History Month

As we celebrate Black History Month, it’s important to pause and remember the achievements of African Americans in our pharmacy history.
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Alumnus Rick Gates Pharmacy Executive of the Year

The Chain Drug Review recently honored Rick Gates, College of Pharmacy alumnus and Walgreens' senior vice president of pharmacy and health care, for his dedication to expanding new community pharmacist roles as health care providers.
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Diversity Champion Jeanine Abrons

At the College of Pharmacy, many diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts have been led by faculty member Jeanine Abrons.