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2020-2021 Teachers of the Year Announced

Congratulations to the following Teacher of the Year award recipients for 2020-2021 academic year.
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UI Pharmaceuticals: Growing to Improve Patients’ Lives

UI Pharmaceuticals is a small but mighty branch of the UI College of Pharmacy tree that has existed for nearly half a century. Despite that, it is still “the best kept secret” on the University of Iowa campus, according to Dean Donald Letendre.
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Associate Dean Michael Duffel Steps Down from Administrative Role

On July 1, 2021, Michael Duffel stepped down from his position as associate dean of research and graduate programs at the UI College of Pharmacy. 
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Office of Professional Education Welcomes New Staff

The Office of Professional Education welcomed new staff recently.
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Brad Gilchrist Named Staff of the Year

Building Coordinator Bradley Gilchrist has earned the inaugural College of Pharmacy Staff of the Year Award.
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PharmD Graduate Praised by Four-Star General for Vaccine Work

In her role as Director of CEO Operations at U.S. Pharmacopeia (USP), Farah Towfic, '11 PharmD, led the development of handling guidelines for frontline healthcare workers tasked with vaccinating Americans against Covid-19.
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Faculty Accomplishments and Contributions Honored with Promotions

Promotions are an official confirmation of a faculty member's academic accomplishments and the value of their contributions in their respective fields.
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UI Pharmaceuticals Awarded New NIH Contract to Manufacture Parent Nucleoside of Remdesivir

UI Pharmaceuticals has been awarded a National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) contract, “Dosage Form Development, Manufacture, and Stability Studies of GS-441524” by the Office of Logistics and Office of Administration at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
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PhD Student Researches the Pain Relief Potential of Poloxamers

Research conducted by fourth-year Pharmaceutics graduate student, Jackson Russo, investigates alternative treatments for chronic wounds like bedsores and diabetic ulcers.
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PharmD Student Witnesses Bill Signing Providing Iowans Better Access to Healthcare

“Test and Treat” is the term given to a new law signed by Governor Kim Reynolds on May 19, 2021. This newly signed legislation (SF 296) will allow patients six years and older to enter their local pharmacy and receive testing to determine whether they have the flu, strep, or COVID-19.