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Hazel and Leslie

Hazel Maultsby Pipkin, B.S. ’54 Hazel Pipkin says she cannot take credit for “discovering” pharmacy as a degree program and career path. That credit belongs to her big sister, Imogene Maultsby (B.S. ‘49), who Pipkin said blazed a trail, not

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Lydia Aguilera – multifold inspiration

When Lydia Aguilera, program director and clinical associate professor in the Cooperative Program at UT Rio Grande Valley, was invited to participate in the college’s 2016 Mother’s Day salute with her daughter, Veronica Guerra Chanes (Pharm.D. 2011), her first response

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Grad student scores APhA’s best podium presentation

Tatiana Makhinova, a graduate student in the Health Outcomes and Pharmacy Practice Division, was cited as having the best podium presentation at the annual spring meeting of the American Pharmacists Association (APhA). The researcher was cited for her study, “Development

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All eyes on discovery during Research Day 2016

The art and science of discovery took center stage April 26 as the College of Pharmacy hosts Research Day 2016.  The 12th Annual Louis C. Littlefield Celebrating Pharmacy Research Excellence Day features distinguished lectures by Dr. Karen Vasquez, head of

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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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New collaborative anticipated to draw increased research funding

The College of Pharmacy is the newest member of a multi-university collaborative designed to advance pharmaceutical research and education initiatives. The college has joined the National Institute for Pharmaceutical Technology and Education (NIPTE), a not-for-profit organization dedicated to research and

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Mukhopadhyay named to NIH ONES award

Dr. Somshuvra Mukhopadhyay, assistant professor of pharmacology and toxicology, is one of five exceptional early career scientists selected to receive grants from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS).  The awards are part of the Outstanding New Environmental Scientists

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Kloesel Grant Helps Asthma Patients Stay Healthy

A study that focuses on the role of pharmacists in helping asthma patients stay healthy is the inaugural program supported by a new initiative of the College of Pharmacy. Dr. Jamie C. Barner, professor of health outcomes and pharmacy practice,

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Lam nabs third teaching award

Dr. Francis Lam, clinical associate professor of pharmacotherapy, has been named recipient of a 2016 Presidential Award for Teaching Excellence from the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio (UTHSCSA). A member of the college’s Division of Pharmacotherapy, he

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Heating Up the Fight Against Cancer

A research team at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is turning up the heat in its efforts to understand and ultimately block production of cancer cells. Dr. Ted Mills, associate professor of pharmacology and toxicology, and

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