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Alumni, Students Earn Top Awards at TSHP 2013

UH College of Pharmacy alumni and students earned an assortment of honors and awards at the Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists' 2013 Annual Seminar. Among the alumni earning recognition were: Sarah Lake-Wallace ('00), Kady Phe ('12) and Jacinto Villarreal ('01). UHCOP's Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists received two chapter awards and an individual award.  Read More.

Alumnus Among ISPOR Podium Presentation Honorees 

UH Pharmacy Administration alumnus Abhishek Chitnis ('12, '09), was one of three recipients of the Best New Investigator Podium Presentation Award at the 18th Annual International Meeting of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research. Chitnis' project involved an analysis of the dementia risk associated with the use of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers in heart failure patients. Read More.

Students and Faculty Member Receive Travel Awards to EB13; Student Among Poster Finalists

UHCOP Pharmacology graduate students Luis Martinez and Abeer Rababa'h well as a Pharmacology faculty member Maria V. Tejada-Simon and her two undergraduate research assistants received competitive travel awards to attend and/or present at the Experimental Biology 2013 meeting April 20-24 in Boston. In addition, pharmacology graduate student Vaidehi Thanawala was recognized as a third-place poster presentation finalist in the Molecular Pharmacology division.  Read More.

Graduating Students, Preceptors Garner College Awards for Excellence 

UH College of Pharmacy's Class of 2013 Graduation Awards Reception featured 30 awards to graduating students, preceptors/sites and faculty members in recognition of excellence in service, research, clinical/communication skills and experiential education. The recognized preceptors were Jimmy Constable ('07), Annie Mathew, Jennifer Russell, TIRR Memorial Hermann and Steven Villarreal.  Read More.

Golf Classic Sponsors, Players Help Raise $5K for Students

More than 55 players and 12 sponsors worked the greens to raise "green" for Pharm.D. students at the 2013 UHCOP Golf Classic June 3 at Wildcat Golf Club. The final tally of proceeds is pending, but early estimates indicate the generous support of sponsors and players helped raise more than $5,000 for UH pharmacy students. Read More.


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Wednesday, June 26-
Friday, June 28

Pharmacy Summer Camp
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Science & Research Bldg. 2,
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Thursday, July 25
UHCOP Reception at TPA 2013 Conference & Expo

7:30 - 9:30 p.m.,
Buffalo Trail Room,
Embassy Suites Dallas-Frisco,
7600 John Q. Hammons Dr.,
Frisco, TX 75034
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