Year: 2016

McGinity named fellow in inventors academy

Dr. James W. McGinity has been named as a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). He joins John B. Goodenough and Sidigata V. (S. V.) Sreenivasan, both from the Cockerel School of Engineering, in becoming the latest three faculty members

2016 Holiday Greetings from Texas Pharmacy

Pope named professor of the semester

Dr. Nathan Pope, clinical assistant professor of health outcomes and pharmacy practice, has been named to receive the Professor of the Semester Award by The University of Texas at Austin’s Senate of College Councils. Pope, who also leads the college’s

Students win business plan competition

A team of pharmacy students from The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy has taken first place at a national competition designed to showcase business plans for independent pharmacies. The 13th Good Neighbor Pharmacy NCPA Pruitt-Schutte Student Business

Barner named to lead HOPP division

Dr. Jamie Barner, professor of health outcomes and pharmacy practice, has been named to lead the Division of Health Outcomes and Pharmacy Practice (HOPP) at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy.  The appointment is effective in September.

Graduation 2016

The Class of 2016 moved from students to alumni in ceremonies held Friday and Saturday, May 20 and 21. The Pharm.D. class celebrated conclusion of their four year trek through the college in a ceremony on Friday morning.  Dr. Clay

Dalby Wins State Grant for Cancer Drug Research

Dr. Kevin Dalby, professor of chemical biology and medicinal chemistry, has received an almost $5 million grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) to kick-start drug discovery programs. Dalby’s grant one of three CPRIT grants approved

Lopez receives UT Austin outstanding staff award

Vanessa Lopez, administrative manager in the Office of Research and Graduate Studies, has been chosen to receive a President’s Staff Award. Lopez was among 30 staff members and two supervisors cited as having had a significant impact on the university. 

Ginsburg Named to Texas Ten

Dr. Diane Ginsburg, assistant dean for student affairs and clinical professor of health outcomes and pharmacy practice, was named among Alcalde magazine’s Texas Ten.  The annual award invites members of the UT alumni community to nominate their favorite UT professor with the

Laurajo and Kyllie

The long and winding road For both Laurajo Ryan (Pharm.D. 2000) and Kyllie Ryan (Pharm.D. 2016), the road to pharmacy was anything but straight. Laurajo’s father (who is also a pharmacist) taught pharmacology and toxicology when she was a kid,