March 2011 News Articles
A case study by P4 students Amber Covey and Teshia Sorensen, with Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice Christy Weiland, has been selected for publication in the first issue of Remington PharmEd Cases, an online publication that will be released in 2012.
This spring, six UW pharmacy students attended the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) 3rd Annual RxIMPACT Conference, March 9-10, in Washington, D.C.
Alumnus Wendall F. Gaston (B.S.P. '76), is the 2011 recipient of the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Hubert H. Humphrey Award. Gaston was selected in recognition of his lifelong dedication to the profession of pharmacy and passion for healthcare, politics, and community and public service.
Scot Silber, R.Ph. (B.S.P. '82) credits what he has learned from working with the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation to how he approaches his business. Silber is President and CEO of GreenValleyMed, NDC Pharmacy, and University Specialty Pharmacy.
Floyd and Iris Harnagel, owners of Bi-Rite Drug in Casper, Wyo. for 47 years, are moving on from a life spent in the pharmacy business.
Beverly Sullivan, Pharm.D., professor of pharmacy practice and associate dean of student affairs, has announced her retirement effective the end of the spring 2011 semester.
The College of Health Sciences 2011 Grand Rounds Research Day will be held April 1st in the Family Room of the Wyoming Union. This year's theme is mental health.
The UW student chapter of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) will hold the 11th Annual Pharmacy Frolic April 30 from 8-11 a.m. on Laramie's Greenbelt in Optimist Park.
Jessica Hopper (class of 2012) placed first in the 2010-2011 American Pharmacists Association–Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) patient counseling competition.
Student members of the Academy of Student Pharmacists (ASP) provided free health screenings to the public during Operation Diabetes on March 5 at the Wyoming Union.
The next accreditation review for purposes of considering continued accreditation of the doctor of pharmacy program will occur during the 2012-2013 academic year, with a comprehensive on-site evaluation fall 2012.
Linda Gore Martin, associate professor of social and administrative pharmacy, and Tonja M. Woods, clinical associate professor of pharmacy practice, have received a $55,000 grant from the Wyoming Department of Health Aging Division.
Bruce Culver, Ph.D., R.Ph., professor of pharmacology and associate dean of pharmaceutical sciences, received word in February that he had been nominated for the James C. Hurst Each Student-A Person Award by UW student, Rachel Johnson.Incoming P1 Nathan Fuller Earns All-Conference Recognition
Incoming member of the School of Pharmacy class of 2015, Nathan Fuller, from Brighton, Colo., was recently named to the All Mountain West Conference (MWC) swimming and diving team.