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Barnes named Educator of the Year

Dr. Nile Barnes has been named educator of the year at the annual teaching awards reception. The annual spring event, hosted by Pharmacy Council, also saw teaching awards presented to faculty members elected by students in each professional year. Barnes,

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Longhorns soar in ASHP residency match process

It was a record-breaking season for Longhorn P4 student pharmacists seeking residencies through the 2016 American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) match program. Of the 51 students seeking postgraduate year-1 residency positions (PGY-1), 45 successfully matched in one of the

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Student Duo Selected for SIMS Program

Second year pharmacy students Andrea Laguado and Samuel Palka have been selected to gain a unique understanding of the disease of addiction by attending a summer institute sponsored by the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation. The two will each spend a

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Rumbellow Cited for National Public Health Honor

Sarah Rumbellow, a P-3 pharmacy student, has been selected to receive a national award for her contributions to public health. Rumbellow was named recipient of the United States Public Health Service Excellence in Public Health Pharmacy Award.   The award was

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U.S. News ranks UT pharmacy No. 3

Longhorn pharmacy is recognized among the elite of national pharmacy programs in a new report issued by U.S. News and World Report. The latest rankings, released on March 16 in the 2017 edition of “Best Graduate Schools,”  represent a step

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Prescription for Love

  We continue the tradition of sharing stories about our pharmacy couples.  Enjoy! Ping and Ju Du Ping and Ju Du met as undergraduate classmates at Peking University in Beijing, China.  They continued their studies earning Master’s Degrees before deciding

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Simone Raffa-Carvalho and Thiago Carvalho

We earned our bachelor’s degrees in pharmacy from different universities in Brazil. Although we were studying in the same city, we never met each other during that time. Our paths only crossed when we started working in the manufacturing of

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Anita and Joe Ramirez

In the Laurel Ramirez family the blend of family and pharmacy is tightly woven. It is no wonder then, that Anita’s sister Yolanda was indirectly responsible for placing her younger sister on a path that not only led her to

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Ping and Ju Du

In China Ping and I met as undergraduate classmates at Peking University in Beijing, China. After that, we attended graduate school for our master degrees, still in the same university. Although our departments were different, we were conducting experiments in

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In Celebration of Six

In a society with a numerical system based upon 10, it’s easy for other numbers to get lost.  But not six.  Six is the only number that is both the sum and the product of three consecutive positive numbers (1+2+3=6

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