Thanks to @RossBjorkAD (and our great student extras) for helping out on our video shoot for the Pharmacy Showcase! Read more.
The University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy will host pharmacy showcases across the state this spring to educate aspiring pharmacists about the over 600 career paths available in the field of pharmacy. Read More.
C. Daniel Mullins, professor and chair of the Pharmaceutical Health Services Research Department at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, will deliver the 2018 Coy W. Waller Distinguished Lecture at the University of Mississippi. Read More.
Ikhlas Khan, director of the National Center for Natural Products Research at the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy, is the winner of AOAC International’s 2018 Harvey W. Wiley Award, which recognizes lifetime scientific achievement. Read More.
Frank Gilmore, former chair and professor emeritus in the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy’s Department of BioMolecular Sciences, died Feb. 14 after a lengthy battle with lymphoma.Read More.
Purnendu Sharma, a fourth-year Ph.D. student in S. S. Narasimha Murthy’s labratory of the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy’s Department of Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery, received an Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Young Investigator Scholarship for his research on the natural product, Resiniferatoxin, or RTX. Read More.
The National Center for Natural Products Research received an award of over $225,000 from the Henry M. Jackson Foundation to study the ingredients found in popular dietary supplements used by military personnel. Read More.
With the world united in PyeongChang for the Olympics, #olemisspharmacy has its own international flavor with a diverse group of students, faculty, staff and visiting scholars.
PY4 Jordan Smith won the University of Mississippi Medical Center Research Poster Competition in January. The poster, “Public Perceptions of Naloxone Use in the Outpatient Setting,” was on display at the Rowland Medical Library in February.
#olemisspharmacy provided health screenings and toured the Capitol for Pharmacy Day. Thanks to our state legislators for making pharmacy a priority in Mississippi!
Professor Jamie Wagner wrote about pharmacists’ potential to help doctors avoid unnecessarily prescribing antibiotics to patients in long-term care facilities by using antimicrobial stewardship programs.
Pharmacy Alumni Weekend is April 20-21. Contact Scott Thompson at email@example.com for more information and registration.
May 1 is the deadline for UM freshmen not in the Early Entry program to apply for the School of Pharmacy’s Sophomore Advanced Standing Program. More information here.
Be a Champion for Ole Miss Pharmacy and mentor future pharmacists! More information here: pharmacy.olemiss.edu/admissions/champion