Practice News

Faculty and student practice activities are making headlines at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy.

Recent Practice News:

Dr. Chanel Whittaker Poses with ASCP Leadership at National ConferenceSOP’s Whittaker Receives National Consultant Pharmacy Award
Date Published: January 24, 2018The Armon Neel Senior Care Pharmacist Award recognizes geriatric pharmacists who consistently exemplify the ideals of the senior care pharmacist and contribute significantly to the goals of ASCP.
Lamy Champions Gather with Faculty and Staff in the President's BoardroomLamy Center Names Inaugural Champions
Date Published: December 15, 2017New coalition will help the Center advance its mission and develop clinical and educational initiatives to improve geriatric care across the state of Maryland and beyond.
UMB President Jay A. Perman, MD, Leads the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at the New ClinicUMB Opens Interprofessional Clinic in Prince George's County
Date Published: December 12, 2017The schools of pharmacy, nursing, social work, and law at the University of Maryland, Baltimore are collaborating at a clinic that improves continuity of care for patients discharged from UM Prince George’s Hospital Center.
Deanna L. Kelly, PharmD, BCPPPrestigious Award Honors UM Pharmacist’s Innovative Research
Date Published: December 11, 2017The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation recognizes Dr. Deanna Kelly with its 2017 Maltz Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Schizophrenia Research.
Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS, CPESOP's McPherson Named Visionary in Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Date Published: November 21, 2017American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine honors leaders in the specialty.
White Coat Ceremony Welcomes Class of 2021 to Pharmacy ProfessionWhite Coat Ceremony Welcomes Class of 2021 to Pharmacy Profession
Date Published: September 25, 2017Time-honored tradition emphasizes the importance of professionalism and celebrates the start of the Class’s journey as student pharmacists.
Natalie D. Eddington, PhD, FCP, FAAPSDean Eddington Delivers 2017 State of the School Address
Date Published: September 21, 2017Address spotlights the School of Pharmacy’s recent achievements in the areas of pharmacy education, scientific discovery, patient care, and community engagement.
From Left to Right: Dr. Emily Heil, Alexandra Laps, Katie Doyle, Gloria Rinomhota, Dana Valentine, and Dr. Neha PanditSOP Faculty, Students Assess Antimicrobial Stewardship Practices in Zambia
Date Published: September 14, 2017Project led by Dr. Emily Heil addresses critical global health need and establishes new research and education opportunities for student pharmacists.
Multi-colored tablets in a pile on a table.SOP, UCSF Partner for New Initiative on Pediatric Drug and Device Development
Date Published: September 11, 2017Partnership will facilitate the development of therapeutics for pediatric patients and provide research and education opportunities for faculty, students, and trainees.
Photos of the Winners of the 2017 Faculty Shark Tank CompetitionShark Tank Competition Celebrates Pharmapreneurial Innovation at the School
Date Published: July 21, 2017Three winning teams awarded $50,000 to help support pioneering projects in each of the School’s departments.
School of Pharmacy Celebrates the Class of 2017 at ConvocationSchool of Pharmacy Celebrates the Class of 2017 at Convocation
Date Published: May 19, 2017More than 200 PharmD and graduate students receive degrees and embark on the next phase of their lives.
The Family of Huseyin Tunc is Pictured with Dean Natalie D. Eddington, PhD, FCP, FAAPSKensington Pharmacist Posthumously Inducted into Dean's Hall of Fame
Date Published: May 18, 2017School of Pharmacy alumnus and independent pharmacy owner Huseyin Tunc honored for his entrepreneurial spirit and dedication to helping patients.
Pharmacists Consult with Patient About MedicationsSOP Partners with UM Quality Care Network to Expand Pharmacy Services
Date Published: May 16, 2017Collaboration will allow pharmacists from the School to provide services and medication management support to approximately 125,000 patients.
Three students stand in front of a large poster board discussing research in the Ellen H. Yankellow Grand AtriumSOP's Annual Research Day Showcases Students and Trainees' Work
Date Published: April 26, 2017Day-long event featured the School’s annual Andrew G. DuMez Memorial Lecture and offered opportunities for participants to network with potential collaborators.
Dean Natalie Eddington Stands to the Left of Dr. Anthony WutohSOP's Annual Pumpian Lecture Offers Global Perspective on Pharmacy Education
Date Published: April 20, 2017Alumnus Dr. Anthony K. Wutoh discusses challenges facing pharmacy education around the world and offers insight on how universities can prepare students for today’s increasingly global environment.

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