Category: College News

College of Pharmacy partners with SinfoníaRx

Student Pharmacists at The University of Texas at Austin to receive cutting-edge experiential education in Medication Therapy Management.   The College of Pharmacy made another significant stride in providing groundbreaking educational opportunities for students. On Jan. 19, 2018, President Gregory

Doctoral student mentors undergrad

Jade Scott has dreamed of going to pharmacy school for several years. “As a kid, my parents didn’t like me to give me medicine when I was sick,” she says. “As I became older, I finally took some and liked

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

Alumni honored during Homecoming weekend

Pharmacy alumni arrived to The University of Texas at Austin campus on October 20-21, 2017 to talk of years past, watch some Texas Longhorn football, and be awarded for their vast accomplishments in the world. Alumni came to The University

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

Lester Program seeks student applicants

The Lester Entrepreneurial Scholars Program, an exciting initiative at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy, will accept applications for the 2017-2018 program August 14-31, 2017. Michael Lester, a generous college alumnae, has allocated funds to support entrepreneurial development

Tom and Beverly Gerding – true friends of Longhorn pharmacy

Tom and Beverly Gerding, longtime friends of Longhorn pharmacy, walked hand in hand through a life well spent and died 10 days apart this summer. Beverly, 84, passed away peacefully on June 24 while Tom, 87, died 10-days later on

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

Research Day 2017 celebrates discovery

The art and science of discovery took center stage at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy on April 11. Lectures by distinguished researchers kicked off the 13th Annual Louis C. Littlefield Celebrating Pharmacy Research Excellence Day. The

Longhorns win national compounding competition

Longhorn student pharmacists captured first place in the National Student Pharmacist Compounding Competition conducted in Florida during Spring Break. The three-person team, including Jade Fitzsimmons, P3; Hannah Bustillos, P2; and Christine Borunda, P1, competed against teams from 18 schools of pharmacy