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Happy Holidays from the College of Pharmacy

Click image to watch a special video holiday message from the College of Pharmacy (YouTube). Watch a special video message from the College of Pharmacy highlighting the memorable moments of 2017. Happy holidays to you and yours.

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Gonzales named AAAS fellow

Professor Rueben Gonzales, Ph.D. was named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest general scientific society. Dr. Gonzales, who teaches in the College of Pharmacy’s Division of Pharmacology and Toxicology and Department

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Williams named Inventor of the Year

On Thursday, November 2, 2017, Robert O. (Bill) Williams III, Ph.D., professor and head of The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy’s Division of Molecular Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery, was named the 2017 Inventor of the Year by

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Ginsburg is finalist for lifetime leadership award

Dr. Diane Ginsburg, assistant dean for student affairs, is one of three finalists for a lifetime leadership award sponsored by Pharmacy Times magazine and Parata Systems, a company that develops automated technologies for pharmacies. Ginsburg is among 30 finalists nationwide

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Starving prostate cancer cells

Starving cancer cells with combinations of natural compounds found in foods A new study from Dr. John DiGiovanni, professor of pharmacology and toxicology, and his colleague, Dr. Stefano Tiziani, assistant professor of nutritional sciences, identifies several natural compounds found in food,

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Team earns honors at Clinical Research Challenge

A team of three UT student pharmacists placed among the elite programs in a national Clinical Research Challenge (CRC). The event, sponsored by the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP), attracted more than 80 teams from colleges across the country. 

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Four students to attend alcohol treatment program

Four student pharmacists from the College of Pharmacy have been selected to study addiction and its treatment in weeklong summer programs sponsored by the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation. Student pharmacists Janci Addison, Claire Brandt, Kaitlin Kennedy and Mandy Renfro will participate in the

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Of mother and sons – a shared love of pharmacy

The Jermain family Donna’s story My story began as I entered The University of Texas at Austin. I was considering pursuing medicine and was looking for a complimentary major that would help me in medical school. My counselor suggested pharmacy.

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DiGiovanni joins LIVESTRONG team

John DiGiovanni, the Coulter R. Sublett Endowed Chair in Pharmacy, has been appointed as associate director of basic research at the LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes of the Dell Medical School effective May 1. DiGiovanni will maintain his primary faculty appointment as

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Wilcox named 2017 educator of the year

Dr. Richard Wilcox, professor of pharmacology and toxicology, has been named Educator of the Year for the College of Pharmacy.  The announcement was one of several teaching awards to college faculty announced recently at the student-sponsored awards ceremony. Other honorees

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