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You don’t have to be an alumnus to have a good reason to assist the College of Pharmacy.

Just ask Bill Fink. Bill and his wife, Betty, have donated two scholarships that will be awarded annually to two College of Pharmacy students.

Watch the slide show of youngsters from the Wildcat Charter School learning to make hand sanitizer.

The Arizona Pregnancy Riskline, a non-profit based at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy that aims to educate women about potentially harmful exposures during pregnancy and breastfeeding, announced the launch of new services available on its recently renovated website at http://www.pharmacy.arizona.edu/centers/pregnancy-riskline.

Amanda Baker is on a mission: to find ways for cancer patients enjoy a better quality of life. To help her do that, she chose to earn both a PhD and a PharmD from the UA College of Pharmacy.

Here's your chance to recognize a coworker for a job well done.

COP staff, students and faculty are making a name for themselves and the college all over the globe, from Phoenix to Phuket. Today's issue features Sue Johnston, the newest members of Rho Chi, Patricia Herman, Michael Katz and Marie Chisholm-Burns.

Check out stories about the college in news media from all over the country.

Three College of Pharmacy administrators, including Dean J. Lyle Bootman (left), will receive significant national recognition this spring.

Three College of Pharmacy administrators, including Dean J. Lyle Bootman (left), will receive significant national recognition this spring.

Minh Dang (left) is an important person to the College of Pharmacy. Learn why and read about a new quality improvement poster showcase here.

David Nix is the principal investigator on a significant grant the college has received to design and manage a Phase II clinical trial of a new drug to treat valley fever.

2010 PharmD graduates Brittany Traylor and Tom Skrentny earned kudos for their senior research work into how genetic makeup affects lung function in people with cystic fibrosis.

The entire college community, friends and family are invited to this event to celebrate students achievements -- and just to have fun together.

Two task forces, formed as a result of the internal survey done in preparation for the re-accreditation audit last fall, are working to create a high quality environment at COP.

The 44th Annual Southwestern Clinical Pharmacy Seminar will take place at the Doubletree Hotel Tucson at Reid Park March 4-6. Attend to learn about biophosphonates and fracture risk, drug-nutrient interactions and more.

Students from the Wildcat Charter School will explore careers in the health professions at a fair that will take place throughout the Arizona Health Sciences Center campus March 7.

Marie Chisholm-Burns, PharmD, MPH, a professor and department head at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, will receive the Ruby Award from Soroptimist International of Desert Tucson next month. The award recognizes women who work in extraordinary ways to improve the lives of other women and girls.

Evan Williams (left) was one of a large number of graduating PharmD students who attended COP’s annual Career Day Feb.11. At least two students received on-the-spot job offers.

Where in the world was Ana Lucia Hincapie? Find out where this globe-trotting PhD student spent a six-week internship, as well as what some other college stars have been up to.

A team of researchers led by Donna Zhang, PhD, has shown that a compound from the fruit of the Brucea javanica tree, when used in combination with chemotherapy, reduces cell proliferation and causes a reduction in tumor growth.