Category: College News

Frei wins Faculty Mentoring Award

To encourage the faculty mentoring process, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy recently established the Faculty Mentoring Award. Faculty mentoring is seen as a way of passing the experience and success of seasoned faculty members to faculty

Manganese regulation research named an NIEHS Paper of the Year

Somshuvra Mukhopadhyay, M.B.B.S., Ph.D. assistant professor in the Division of Pharmacology and Toxicology, led research focused on how brain manganese is regulated by activity of the gene SLC30A10 in the digestive system. The research was supported by grant funding from

National Academy of Inventors names Williams 2019 Fellow

The College of Pharmacy at The University of Texas at Austin is maintaining its track record of top-level faculty and researchers whose work continues to change the world. College of Pharmacy Professor and Division of Molecular Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery

Faculty discuss compulsive alcohol consumption in Science commentary

Two faculty members in The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy recently contributed an article to the prestigious magazine Science discussing exciting new findings in alcohol use disorder (AUD) research. Associate Professor and James T. Doluisio Centennial Fellow

Gore awarded prestigious Civitatis Award

Andrea C. Gore, Ph.D., professor in the Division of Pharmacology and Toxicology, was recently awarded the 2019 Civitatis Award. Established in 1997 to honor outstanding citizenship at The University of Texas at Austin, the award is conferred upon a member

JAPhA article details student efforts to document naloxone availability

Faculty and students at the UT College of Pharmacy recently published an article in the Journal of the American Pharmacists Association (JAPhA) outlining the efforts of student pharmacists at the college to detail naloxone availability at community pharmacies across Texas.

College offers in-house counseling to students

The College of Pharmacy, in partnership with the Counseling and Mental Health Center, has a CARE counselor located on site. Gretchen Rees, LCSW-S, offices on the second floor of the pharmacy building to offer counseling services to students in need

Reception and Awards Ceremony honors distinguished alumni

On September 14, 2019, College of Pharmacy alumni, faculty, students, staff, and well-wishers met at Dover’s Dining Room at the DoubleTree Austin to honor accomplished alumni at the annual Alumni Reception and Awards Ceremony. The Alumni Reception and Award Ceremony

A message from the college’s new Assistant Dean of Diversity and Inclusion

Greetings College of Pharmacy Family, My name is Dr. Skyller Walkes, and it is with great enthusiasm that I introduce myself to the outstanding community of the College of Pharmacy. I am thrilled to begin this year at the University

Class of 2023 gathers for annual White Coat Ceremony

Incoming first year student pharmacists gathered in the LBJ Auditorium on August 24 for the annual College of Pharmacy White Coat Ceremony. P1s were cloaked by faculty and pharmacist family members. The keynote address came from alumnus Dr. Rannon Ching