Alumni News

I love coming back to Tucson for games and the new food scene. I have also continued financial support for the Wildcat Forever scholarship after receiving it myself years ago. Additionally, I'm working on multicenter trials with UA COP professors and colleagues with the Banner merge.

The pharmacy profession is one of the most versatile I have come across, which is why it appealed to me during my time as an undergraduate.

Remembering to take care of yourself as a whole person, not just as a student, will, in turn, allow you to take better care of your patients.

I currently work at Thayer Medical Corporation as the Director of Research and Development.

I am passionate that pharmacists can have a huge impact on many aspects of a patient's care from their financial concerns to their overall well-being.

Explore all options and don't be shy to reach out to others in different fields of pharmacy. You never know what you like until you actually do it. 

"I made my gift to the Skaggs Challenge because the new facilities will open up new and exciting opportunities for research. It was an especially easy decision to make because all our gifts will be matched dollar-for-dollar by The ALSAM Foundation."

Eleven students, one post-doctoral fellow, two faculty members, and one alumnus participated

Arizona Bioindustry Association honors Laurence Hurley, PhD, as the 2017 Arizona Bioscience Researcher of the Year

After almost 10 years at the UA College of Pharmacy and the long road to getting the program in Phoenix started and expanded, Philip Schneider, MS, FASHP, is retiring from the College of Pharmacy.

One in three young adults has a tattoo. Could the chemicals in their tattoo ink pose a health risk? A group of 12 University of Arizona students has set off to find out. 

Two PhD graduates threw a celebration to honor Dr. Yalkowsky and Dr. Myrdal for their commitment to the profession and their students they have mentored along the way.

The UA PharmD program is growing from 100 to 140 students with students selecting a location that is best for their families and career aspirations.

From PharmCamper '97 to Pharmacist '08: Dr. Rayna Vasquez's story

Middle school students experience careers in pharmacy and health sciences during summer camp

Colleagues presented with Exemplary Patient Care Award, Distinguished Young Pharmacist and Bowl of Hygeia Award

Seven graduate students, three faculty members, and two HOPE researchers received some impressive accolades!

Jenny Lo-Ciganic, PhD, has been awarded a $100,000 grant to develop ways to help identify patients at risk of inappropriate use of prescription opioids

Generated by a study by researchers with the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and Vanderbilt University Medical Center, the catalog could help identify individuals who are at risk for autoimmune diseases, such as type 1 diabetes or rheumatoid arthritis.