Category: College News

3D-printing project aims to meet UT community’s PPE needs

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In response to the growing demand for personal protective equipment (PPE) in health institutions, the Pharmaceutical Engineering and 3D Printing (PharmE3D) Lab at The University of Texas at Austin is using its 3D-printing resources to fabricate face shields for Dell

An Update from Dean Crismon

Dear Longhorn Pharmacy Alumni and Friends, I know all of your lives have dramatically changed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The same is true at the UT College of Pharmacy. In order to protect our students, faculty, and staff from

New delivery method could make niclosamide an effective antiviral to treat COVID-19

Repurposing drugs such as the FDA-approved niclosamide is a highly efficient way to leverage drugs with known safety profiles to fight the coronavirus outbreak. College of Pharmacy researchers at The University of Texas at Austin are now using new drug

A Message from Dean Crismon

Dear UT College of Pharmacy Family, As The University of Texas at Austin progresses through its extended spring break, I wish to provide an update on the steps the College of Pharmacy and university have taken to help address the

UT College of Pharmacy recognized for transformative community service

The American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) has selected The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy to receive the 2019-2020 Lawrence C. Weaver Transformative Community Service Award for its significant commitment to addressing unmet community needs through

Croyle Lab develops innovative vaccine delivery method

The Croyle Laboratory at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy recently published findings that may greatly increase access to vaccines on an international scale. Researchers in the lab of Division of Molecular Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery professor

Student pharmacists to present at CPNP 2020

Fourth year Doctor of Pharmacy candidate Lindsey Loera earned a travel award for participation in the upcoming annual meeting of the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) in Dallas, Texas, April 26-29, 2020. Loera will present her poster “Description

Brown inducted into Provost’s Distinguished Service Academy

College of Pharmacy Professor Carolyn Brown, Ph.D. was one of five accomplished faculty members at The University of Texas at Austin to be inducted into the first cohort of the Provost’s Distinguished Service Academy (DSA). Dr. Brown is a professor

Hill wins APhA’s Generation Rx Award

The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) announced recipients of 2020 awards and honors, one of the most comprehensive recognition programs in the pharmacy profession. Clinical Assistant Professor Lucas G. Hill, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCACP was awarded APhA’s prestigious Generation Rx Award of

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