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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, 1,000 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.

AzPA Recognizes UA Pharmacy Colleagues

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

A Strong Presence at Annual ISPOR Meeting

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

Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: How a UA Researcher is Tackling the Issue

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

Researchers Create Unique Catalog of Diseases Linked to Immune System Gene Variations

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.

New PharmD Grad Opens Pharmacy in Florence, AZ

Kenneth Leutz, PharmD, completed rotations in underserved areas in AZ and is preparing to open a pharmacy in this rural town

Graduating Pharmacist Saves a Life

Andrew Garcia, who graduated with a PharmD degree on Friday, has already intervened on behalf of a diabetic patient, likely saving her life. The incident also changed how a pharmaceutical call center responds to high-risk medical emergencies.
White Coat Ceremony: Class of 2018

Video: Celebrate the Class of 2018's White Coat Ceremony

University of Arizona PharmD Students Prepare to Launch into Residencies Following Match Day

COP In the News: Aug. 23, 2016

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

Students' project wins research award

A Class of 2017 COP student represented his team and their project at the Annual CPNP Meeting. Their project beat out fellows and residents to win the Research Trainee Award. 

CPNP completes its first year

The COP chapter of the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists, founded by Brittney Dewey, Class of 2017 (left), has had an eventful and successful first year.

Class of 2016 gets a sunny send-off

Family and friends joined together on a sunny Tucson day to celebrate the graduation of the Class of 2016 and newly minted PhDs.

Originally posted: August 29, 2013
Last updated: September 21, 2017
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