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    Pharmacy School and Diabetes Patients Collaborate on Research

    August 2, 2017

    OXFORD, Miss. – Capping off nearly a year of discussions with people who have diabetes and diabetes stakeholders across the state, researchers from the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy invited them all to a meeting in Oxford to generate diabetes research questions as part of a research initiative.

    Researchers involved in the project, called “PaRTICIpate in Diabetes Self-Management Research Collaborative: A Conference Series,” invited people with diabetes to a series of meetings throughout

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    Pharmacy Faculty: Marie Barnard

    Marie Barnard, assistant professor of pharmacy administration at the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy

    July 24, 2017

    OXFORD, Miss. – Marie Barnard began work as an assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacy Administration on July 1, 2017.

    Barnard most recently served as interim director of the UM Center for Educational Research and Evaluation. She has also worked as assistant dean in the UM School of Applied Sciences and executive director of the Center for Intelligence and Security Studies.

    Originally from Drexel Hill, Penn., she earned her Ph.D. in pharmaceutical science from the School of Pharmacy

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    Pharmacy Administration Professor Wins New Investigator Award

    At last week’s School of Pharmacy Faculty/Research Scientist Retreat, it was announced that Meagen Rosenthal received the School of Pharmacy’s New Investigator Research Award for 2016-2017. This is a well-deserved recognition and a very high honor.



    Staff Spotlight: Lela Chalmers

    University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy administrative assistant Lela Chalmers

    June 1, 2017

    OXFORD, Miss. – Lela Chalmers is an administrative assistant in the Department of Pharmacy Administration. She has been at the School of Pharmacy since July of 2016…


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    Pharmacy Administration Adds Former Student to Faculty

    Dr. Sujith Ramachandran, a former graduate student at the UM School of Pharmacy, began a new position as an assistant professor in the Pharmacy Administration department. His research interests include pharmaceutical marketing and health outcomes.



    Nilesh Gangan Finalist for ISPOR Presentation Award

    Nilesh Gangan was selected as a finalist for the ISPOR 22nd Annual International Meeting Research Presentation Award. His poster presentation was titled: PSY1: Assessment of Hospitalization Due to Overdose Among Mississippi’s Division of MedicAid (DOM) Beneficiaries with Opioid Prescriptions.



    Sushmitha Inguva Finalist for ISPOR Presentation Award, Interning in New York

    Sushmitha Inguva has been selected as a finalist for the ISPOR 22nd Annual International Meeting Research Presentation Award. Her presentation is titled: PMH53: Impact of Using Affiliate IDs on PQA’s Opioid Multiple Provider Measure Among MedicAid Beneficiaries. She will also be interning with Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. in Tarrytown, NY this summer.


    Chuk Dibie Wins PY1 Teaching Assistant Award, Interning in California

    Chuk Dibie won the 2016-17 PY1 Teaching Assistant of the Year Award. He also will be interning at Genentech/Roche in San Francisco, CA this summer.




    Professor Erin Holmes Named Distinguished Teaching Scholar

    Dr. Erin Holmes

    May 11, 2017

    OXFORD and JACKSON, Miss. – UM School of Pharmacy professors Kim Adcock, Robert Doerksen, Erin Holmes and John Rimoldi have been recognized as Distinguished Teaching Scholars for a three-year term beginning this year. This honor recognizes faculty members who have proven to be exceptional teachers and colleagues and who…

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