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July 2018

Junaid Rehman in bed bug lab


Scientist with the National Center for Natural Products Research at the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy are searching for a natural remedy to stop bedbugs from not only biting but also growing in rapid numbers. Read more.

Ashley CrumbyPharmacy Administration Graduate Student Receives Fellowship

Ashley Crumby, a graduate student in the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy, was named a recipient of the Pre-Doctoral Fellowship in Pharmaceutical Sciences given by the American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education. Read More.

Elizabeth HargroveAs Technician, Pharmacy Graduate Learns Profession First

When Elizabeth Hargrove decided to study pharmacy at the University of Mississippi, she entered the program more familiar with the profession than most. Read More.

Students working at the Jackson Free ClinicStudent Pharmacists Shine at the Jackson Free Clinic

Imagine a place where medical students and pharmacy students give up their Saturdays to work collegially, teach and learn from each other, and provide uninsured patients with vital medical care. That place is the Jackson Free Clinic. Read More.

Alex GochenauerUM Pharmacy Student Named Winner of IACP Writing Competition

Alexandria Gochenauer, a student at the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy, was named one of the winners of the International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists Spring Writing Competition. Read More.

Mary Paige ThrashOle Miss Student Pharmacists Receive AFPE Research Scholarship

Austin Fitts and Mary Paige Thrash, both rising second-year professional students at the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy, were named recipients of the Gateway to Research Scholarship by the American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education. Read More.


Jamie Wagner and Dean David D. AllenFaculty, Researchers Honored at Pharmacy School Annual Retreat

The University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy presented four faculty and researchers awards for their excellence in and commitment to research, teaching and service at its annual faculty retreat. Read More.


Social Moments

MPhA ReceptionThanks to everyone who came to the #olemisspharmacy @mphaRx Reception! Such a fun time visiting with our #phamily!




Tri-County Workforce Alliance looking at zebrafishCollaborations happen all the time at #olemisspharmacy. Along with @SGLawCenter and @UMPopStudies, we welcomed the Tri-County Workforce Alliance for a tour. Students learned about our lead study as well as oyster and zebrafish research.



Lauren LylesCongrats to #olemisspharmacy alum Lauren Lyles on being selected to the @AvHStiftung German Chancellor Fellowship! One of 50 chosen from around the world and the first pharmacist!



Alumni Visit to Natchez's Ernst Pharmacy@DavidDAllen had some great visits last month, as he visited pharmacies in Port Gibson, Fayette, Natchez, Vicksburg and Flora! #1100PharmaciesProject




APPE RotationRotation No. 1 for APPE done! Some PY4s completed their first rotation, including Kathleen Lovelace, Cain Young, Reagan Rutledge and Meghan Wagner at Merit Health Center in Jackson. Thanks to preceptors Webb Willmott and Khalid Mokhtar!



Tablet CourseThe Hands-on Course in Tablet Technology just completed another successful event!




ISPOR 2018 Looks like #olemisspharmacy was well represented at #ISPORBaltimore!






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