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Q & A with: Pamela Quizon

Alumna Pamela Quizon combined her scientific expertise with her passion for digital media to develop a career in biotech marketing.

ACS Institutional Research Grant Funds Awarded

As the recipient of the American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grant, Charles Bennett announces four awards totaling $90,000 to researchers at UofSC.

College of Pharmacy Infectious Diseases Specialist Impacts National Research for COVID-19

Associate Professor Julie Ann Justo is spending her days immersed in patient care and research to find effectual treatments for COVID-19.

Pharmacy Alum Tackles Medical Riddle of COVID-19

Alumna Krutika Mediwala credits the education she received at UofSC in providing her the background needed to be successful both as a clinician and a mentor.

A Year in Review - Student Government

The College of Pharmacy Student Government Association highlights their successes from the year and gives a glimpse at what's in store for 2020-2021.

College of Pharmacy Alumnus Honored by USPHS Pharmacists

Commander Ryan Buff was recognized for his efforts to improve pharmacy services at the Northern Navajo Medical Center in Shiprock, New Mexico.

Palmetto Poison Center Director Receives National Board Appointment

Jill Michels has been appointed to serve a three-year term to the American Board of Applied Toxicology Board of Directors.

PEEP Awards Announced

The Palmetto Experiential Education Partnership (PEEP) is proud to announce its annual awards in recognition of the dedication and excellence of the program's outstanding preceptors.

KPIC Names Alumnus as New Chair

The Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center is pleased to announce that James Lindsay Cobbs has been named chair for the center.

Pharmacy Alums Fill a Need for Hand Sanitizer

In an effort to support their communities through the shortage, alumni from the UofSC College of Pharmacy stepped up to help bridge the gap and produce the scarce product.

Gift from Nephron will Support COVID-19 Testing for UofSC

Nephron Pharmaceuticals generously donated a robotic liquid handler to the College of Pharmacy, supporting the related research of several faculty in Drug Discovery and Biomedical Research.

UofSC Pharmacy Researcher Targets Chemotherapy-Resistant Protein

Associate Professor Ozgur Sahin and his team are continuing to make strides in their fight against breast cancer.

Dunn named PLS Outstanding Chapter Advisor

Phi Lambda Sigma has bestowed its 2020 Outstanding Chapter Advisor Award on Brie Dunn, associate dean for outcomes assessment and accreditation at the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy.

A Year in Review - SNPhA

The Student National Pharmaceutical Association at UofSC highlights their successes from the year and gives a glimpse at what's in store for the new school year.

Students Show Strong Performance on PCOA

Six UofSC pharmacy students earned scores in the 95th percentile or higher on this year's Pharmacy Curriculum Outcomes Assessment exam.

Palmetto Poison Center Hosts Facebook Live Events for Safety Education

The Palmetto Poison Center, part of the UofSC College of Pharmacy, is focusing on providing safety information for families who are finding themselves confined to the house during COVID-19.

Ph.D. Graduate Focuses on Improving Population Health

When Eric Chinaeke came to the United States from Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria, he had already spent several years studying pharmaceutical sciences and public health.

College of Pharmacy Students Present QUEST Posters

Pharmacy students experienced interprofessional collaboration as they took part in Quality Improvement Education and Systems Training with their health sciences peers at UofSC.

Successful Match 2020 for College of Pharmacy

The numbers are in and the University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy had a banner year for Residency Match Day.

Creek wins KPIC Business Plan Competition

Pharmacy student Mary Creek wowed the judges with her business plan and came away the winner of the 2020 Kennedy Pharmacy Innovation Center Business Plan Competition.

Announcing the 2020 Outstanding Alumni Award

Dating back to 1982, the College of Pharmacy Outstanding Alumni Award recognizes community, clinical and corporate pharmacy leaders throughout South Carolina and beyond.

Pharmacy Student Tackles Opioid Epidemic

Pharmacy student Colin Hungerpiller was quickly drawn to discussions on the significance of the opioid epidemic, so he decided to focus on how he might be able to make an impact.

Pharmacy Alumnus Leaps into the World of Ownership

Michael Scruggs grew up working in his hometown corner drugstore where he learned that being a pharmacist means so much more than just dispensing medications.

Breakthrough Leader: Lorne Hofseth

When the College of Pharmacy and the Center for Colon Cancer Research recruited Lorne Hofseth as one of the center’s first faculty hires in 2004, they knew they had a rising star on their hands.

Recognizing Excellence in our UofSC Pharmacy Community

The culmination of the Spring semester is a time we typically come together to celebrate the many successes of our College of Pharmacy community.


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