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November 2020

Thad Cochran Research CenterOle Miss Pharmacy Earns Reaccreditation

The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education recently reaccredited the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy’s Doctor of Pharmacy professional program for the maximum eight years.

A male scientist holds a jar of dried leaves.Donors Help Fulfill Student Pharmacists’ Dream

Pharmacists are encouraging students through the School of Pharmacy’s Ignite Ole Miss campaign.

Nicholas Dean stands outside in an Ole Miss T-shirtHonors College Freshman Awarded Six Academic Scholarships

Brandon native Nicholas Dean was also admitted to the early-entry pharmacy program.




Mary Morgan Mohamed

UM Student Awarded Independent Pharmacies Grant

Mary Morgan Mohamed, a third-year student in the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy, has been selected for a $1,000 grant from the 2020 EPIC Pharmacies student grant program.

Sharing the Positivity

Jing LiWe welcome Jing Li to the #StellarFaculty at Ole Miss Pharmacy. Li brings an extensive background in biomolecular science and academia to the school, which he hopes to pass on to his students. He comes to the school from the University of Chicago, where he spent five years as a postdoctoral research associate. Get to know him better in this Q&A.

Social Media Moments

Our students took advantage of some wonderful fall weather for a day of outdoor fun and games!

Dean David D. Allen

October was American Pharmacists Month, and Dean Allen paid tribute to all the pharmacists working to improve health care in their communities. Read more in the Dean’s Message on the school’s website.

For World Animal Day, we spoke to Ole Miss Pharmacy alumna Katherine Raines about the world of veterinary pharmacy!


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