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American Pharmacists Month

Pharmacists are medication experts, an integral member of the health care team, and directly involved in patient care.

Scott Setzepfandt

A 1979 graduate of the College of Pharmacy, Scott Setzepfandt will receive the University of Minnesota Alumni Service Award. The award recognizes his service to the college and the University, and to the profession of pharmacy.

Kylee Funk

The college will participate in a multisite demonstration that identifies and tests community-based strategies to improve medication safety for people with complex health and social needs.

Mike Swanoski

The closing of rural pharmacies affects vulnerable demographics, such as the elderly and those suffering from chronic illnesses—leading to poorer health outcomes for individuals and their communities.

Laura Palombi

"Community pharmacists have an opportunity to engage with patients who might be at risk of opioid use disorder or of overdose," said Assist. Prof. Laura Palombi.

David S

David Stenehjem works in the rapidly growing field of outcomes research, which guides his research on midostaurin in FLT3-mutated acute myeloid leukemia.

Carolyn Fairbanks

Carolyn Fairbanks, professor in the Department of Pharmaceutics, has been named associate dean for research. She will develop research priorities, respond to new opportunities, and support research career development.

Wagner lab group

Can we use nanotechnology to transform our own immune cells into cancer serial killers?

Gunda Georg

The Regents Professorship is the highest honor the University bestows on its faculty.

Research Brief: Harnessing silicon nanoparticles to fight infections

There is an urgent need for better methods to treat bacterial infection in the race between developing new antibiotics and the emergence of drug-resistant bacteria.

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Events

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
5:30pm to 8:15pm
Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Friday, October 26th, 2018
4:00pm to 7:00pm