Faculty and student practice activities are making headlines at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy.
Recent Practice News:
|SOP 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.
|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.
|Shark 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 Convocation|
Date Published: May 19, 2017More than 200 PharmD and graduate students receive degrees and embark on the next phase of their lives.
|Kensington 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.
|SOP 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.
|SOP'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.
|SOP'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.
|School of Pharmacy Launches New, Online Graduate Program in Palliative Care|
Date Published: March 27, 2017Interprofessional program will provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to help improve the quality of life for patients and their families facing a serious illness.
|SOP’s Reed Weighs In on Guidance for Statin, Heart Disease Drug Interactions|
Date Published: March 24, 2017Issued by the American Heart Association, new scientific statement offers advice for managing potential interactions between statins and other commonly prescribed heart disease drugs.
|Maryland Poison Center Celebrates National Poison Prevention Week|
Date Published: March 15, 2017Observed March 19-25, National Poison Prevention Week helps raise awareness about the dangers of poisonings and promotes steps that families can take to prevent them.
|SOP Hosts Evening Reception for Scholarship Donors and Recipients|
Date Published: February 17, 2017Event brings together some of the School’s most dedicated donors and the students who have benefitted from their generosity.
|SOP Receives Grant Funding from Cardinal Health Foundation, Joins Learning Collaborative|
Date Published: January 25, 2017E3 Grant from Cardinal Health Foundation will emphasize patient activation during transitions of care.
|Faculty Members Honored with Statewide Awards from MSHP|
Date Published: December 16, 2016Three faculty members were honored with statewide awards from the Maryland Society of Health-System Pharmacy (MSHP).
|Student Pharmacists Participate in National Vote & Vax Initiative|
Date Published: November 22, 2016More than 100 individuals received their seasonal flu vaccine while visiting the polling site at the Universities at Shady Grove.
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