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Tucson middle school students explore the world of pharmacy at the college's annual PharmCamp.

Kelly Boesen has a reputation as a tough preceptor for fourth-year pharmacy students. That's why her students love her.

Eric Snyder, PhD, assistant professor at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, is the lead investigator on a $2.2 million, five-year grant awarded by the National Institutes of Health.

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Featured in this issue: pharmacies' software systems are missing potentially dangerous interactions, Cardinal Health donates to the COP and medical debt can still occur with insurance.

Health insurance is not protecting Arizonans from having problems paying medical bills, and having bill problems is keeping families from getting needed medical care and prescription medicines, a new study has found.

J. Lyle Bootman, PhD, ScD, dean of the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, received an honorary doctor of science degree from The Ohio State University June 12.

Dean J. Lyle Bootman received his second honorary doctor of science degree June 12 from The Ohio State University.

The Victoria Foundation of Phoenix lauded Associate Dean Theodore Tong June 3 for his commitment to increasing diversity on campus.

A chance encounter led this former chemist to a career as a pharmacist in the Commissioned Corps.

It was Double Jeopardy in the classroom when top therapeutics students competed in a special pharmacy version of the popular television program.

The Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center is now participating in a phase III clinical trial for an investigational rattlesnake antivenom from Mexico called Anavip. The study will compare its effectiveness and safety against the currently FDA approved CroFab.

 

The end-of-the-year picnic is fun to capture on video. View our tribute to eating outside between classes.

Twenty-four exceptional Arizona high school students will gain hands-on experience in scientific research this summer during the fifth annual KEYS (Keep Engaging Youth in Science) Internship Program at the University of Arizona.

TOPIC: Area middle school students to attend UA College of Pharmacy program: PharmCamp explores the pharmacy profession

For older adults like Lea Goodwine-Cesarec—one in an exponentially growing population that will eventually triple by the year 2050—good medical care isn’t just a goal, it’s a necessity. Goodwine-Cesarec practices daily “polypharmacy”: the use of multiple medications by one person.

Here's another showcase of some of the happy moments from the College of Pharmacy 2011 Graduation Convocation.

Approximately 45 owners, managers and employees of local beauty and nail salons are expected to attend a May 30, 2011, lunch and workshop about how their businesses can reduce pollution and exposure to chemicals.

View the TV interview conducted with three key players in a community-based program to help small businesses reduce pollution.

Featured in this issue: the poison center, commencement and doctor's office medicine mishaps.