News and Events


Brian Isetts

Taking medications for various medical conditions can be confusing and a bit overwhelming.

Rahfat Hussain

Hussain will start Aug. 1 and brings tremendous knowledge and experience.

Laura Palombi

 In this role, Palombi will provide vision, oversight and management of the professional program.

Joe Shultz

Shultz joins the college with tremendous experience, both at the University of Minnesota and in higher education.

Woman getting an eye exam

The results of Phase 2 clinical trials for glaucoma drug QLS-101 have demonstrated a favorable safety and tolerability profile, according to a news release by Qlaris Bio, which licensed the drug in 2019. A positive efficacy signal was also reported.

Daniel Harki, PhD

The Midwest Antiviral Drug Discovery (AViDD) Center is part of a network of nine national centers established in response to the public health emergency.

Olihe Okoro

Dr. Olihe Okoro is 2022 recipient of the University of Minnesota President's Community-Engaged Scholar Award

Calvin Sun

Goal of new center is to transform the way pharmaceutical drugs are formulated and manufactured.

Vicki Elingrod

Dr. Vicki Ellingrod has been named dean of the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy, effective July 1, 2022. Ellingrod is an alumna of the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy where she received her bachelor’s degree in pharmacy in 1992 and her Doctor of Pharmacy in 1994.