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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.

Celebrate with us at Homecoming

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4 to receive awards during Homecoming

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

Alumnus named CEO of Saudi Arabian medical complex

COP alumnus Hamad Al-Dhewalia, MS in pharmaceutical sciences 1988, has been named chief executive officer of the King Abdullah Medical Complex in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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.

HOPE Center seminar demystifies statistics

Jason Hurwitz of the HOPE Center leads a free weekly seminar titled "Introduction to Data Analysis, Research Design, and Statistics” for AHSC clinical residents.

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.

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

Teen with COP ties named Future Innovator of the Year

Rachel Done, a senior at University High School, was recognized with a Future Innovator of the Year award for her laboratory work with a COP professor.. 

ASCP teams up with St. Luke's Home

The COP chapter of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists held an ice cream social and a depression screening clinic at St. Luke's Home in September.

COP students team up with El Rio Neighborhood Center for free health fair for Tucson community

A free Health and Safety Fair will be held Saturday, September 20, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the El Rio Neighborhood Center at 1390 W. Speedway Blvd.

Watch out for bites from ‘invisible’ snakes, Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center warns

Experts on venomous creatures at the Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center advise gardeners, hikers, youngsters and other citizens to be especially cautious about rattlesnakes in the weeks ahead.

Faculty members awarded $1.7 million to investigate exposure to arsenic

Two University of Arizona College of Pharmacy faculty members have been awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health of $1.7 million over five years to investigate arsenic exposure and its biochemical effects on the body.

‘’Tis the Season To Be Poisoned’ display at the Arizona Health Sciences Library through Jan. 9, 2014

A parody of the poem “A Visit from St. Nicholas” by Clement Moore can be seen in “’Tis the Season To Be Poisoned,” a display by the Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center now through Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, in the Arizona Health Sciences Library (AHSL), Java City coffee bar area (Room 2101), 1501 N. Campbell Ave., Tucson.

Team PharmCATS joins the AIDSWALK cause

Six COP affiliates participated in the 26th annual Southern Arizona AIDS Foundation AIDSWALK Tucson as members of Team PharmCATS Oct. 12.

Shave the date!

You cannot miss this! On Tuesday, Nov. 4, John Murphy, associate dean of the COP, will lose his mustache for the first time in more than 40 years! It’s all in support of Kappa Psi and the Movember Foundation’s commitment to “changing the face” of men’s health.

New website for the college coming soon

Coming soon to a computer near you: A new College of Pharmacy website. One of the features of the new site is that it will be “mobile responsive,” meaning content will adapt to the device being used, optimizing viewing on computers, tablets and smart phones.

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.

COP in the News: Oct 23, 2014

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

COP in the News: Sept. 29, 2014

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

COP in the News: Aug. 28, 2014

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

COP in the News: May 21, 2014

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

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