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When you have nearly 500 really smart students and more than 40 renowned faculty members all working hard to learn and discover, you have many success stories to tell. And that doesn't even account for the great things our 3,000+ alumni, 700 preceptors and many other supporters are doing in their lives. Learn more about the people and programs here at the College of Pharmacy. Just click on one of the tabs below to read more about our students, research, and accomplishments.

Educator-clinician-leader Charles Daniels loves life

For Charles Daniels, the time between ending his stint as a pharmacy student at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy in 1975 and working now at University of California-San Diego has been filled with good memories.

COP grad completes residency, plans wedding

Since graduating from the College of Pharmacy in 2012, Libby Giesler has continued her education by going into residency programs. After two years of advanced learning, she is now ready to launch her career and make big changes in her personal life.

Alumna Rose Martin: Karate trainer, MMC director

You don’t have to be a second-degree black belt in karate to become the director of the Medication Management Center, but then, Rose Martin is a bit of an overachiever.

COP graduate returns 'home' to Tucson

Ali McBride has been a busy man since he earned his PharmD degree at the UA College of Pharmacy in 2007. He's back in Tucson now, working at the UA Cancer Center.

Faculty member leads development of CE course

Terri Warholak, associate professor, served as the lead developer and as an author of the Pharmacy Quality Alliance’s new Educating Pharmacists in Quality (EPIQ) program, a self-contained continuing education resource for pharmacists.

4 to receive awards during Homecoming

Four outstanding folks, including Kevin Boesen (left), have been selected to receive awards during Homecoming.

College mourns loss of respected long-time faculty member

The college and the world lost respected, long-time faculty member Professor Paul Nolan Sept. 4, 2014.

Welcome, new employees!

We're excited to welcome a large group of new employees, including Assistant Professor Sandipan Bhattacharjee (left) and numerous residents, to the college.

Shave the Date: Dr. Murphy loses his 'stache

Dr. Murphy shaves off his mustache to raise awareness for the Kappa Psi's newest philanthropy, the Movember Foundation. 

Phoenix PharmD cohort program welcomes applicants

Want to go to pharmacy school in Phoenix? If you're a second-year UA PharmD student, you may apply until Nov. 14.

NCPA chapter to host 2nd charity golf tournament

The NCPA student chapter is hosting its second annual charity golf tournament in November. 

Check out our Pharmacy Day on the Mall video!

AphA-ASP held its annual Pharmacy Day on the Mall on Oct. 1

College of Pharmacy leads national effort to improve drug warning systems

A research team at the UA College of Pharmacy, headed by Professor Dan Malone, is leading a national initiative to improve drug-drug interaction (DDI) alert systems.

34 Tucson area high school students among 48 top Arizona students in UA science labs this summer

Thirty-four Tucson area high school students are among 48 interns enrolled in a seven-week summer science program at the University of Arizona. The KEYS (Keep Engaging Youth in Science) program began June 3, runs through July 19, and includes students from 13 Tucson high schools.

Science internship program at UA pairs high school students with research mentors

The University of Arizona is set to welcome 48 high school students from across the state to campus as the annual KEYS (Keep Engaging Youth in Science) internship program gets underway on June 3. 

Medication Management Center selected to receive Pinnacle Award

The Medication Management Center at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy has been selected to receive a 2013 Pinnacle Award from the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Foundation.

Saudi Arabia Cultural Mission administrators visit college

Two administrators from the Saudi Arabia Cultural Mission (including Adel Bashatah, left) visited the College of Pharmacy in early December to discuss present and future programs.

Results of Movember men's health initiative announced

Kappa Psi fraternity raised more than $1,500 for its newest philanthropic initiative: "changing the face" of men's health. Steve Dudley (left), Class of 2015, was recognized for having "The Most Awesome ‘Stache of Them All."

Professor of psychiatry named AHSC assistant vice president for diversity & inclusion

The Arizona Health Sciences Center has named Francisco A. Moreno as assistant vice president for diversity and inclusion.

COPers make recommendations to improve the value of drug-drug interaction alerts

Recently, members of a COP team traveled to Washington, D.C. to present recommendations to improve the value of drug-drug interaction alerts in clinical decision support. Team members included (from left): Lynne Mascarella, Lisa Hines, Dan Malone and Amy Grizzle.

COP in the News: April 9, 2014

COP in the News keeps you up to date on stories about the College of Pharmacy in the media.

COP in the News: March 24, 2014

COP in the News keeps you up to date on stories about the College of Pharmacy in the media. Venomous creatures and pills brought the reporters to the poison center several times recently.

COP in the News Feb. 27, 2014

COP in the News keeps you up to date on stories about the College of Pharmacy in the media.

COP in the News: Feb. 11, 2014

COP in the News keeps you up to date on stories about the College of Pharmacy in the media.

Originally posted: August 29, 2013
Last updated: October 29, 2014
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