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Robert Turesky

His research focuses on hazardous chemicals found in food, tobacco smoke, and medicinal herbs which metabolize in our bodies and cause genetic damage that can lead to cancer.


A group of students from the College of Pharmacy spent two weeks in Chengdu, China this past summer. They were participating in the University Immersion Program at the West China School of Pharmacy at Sichuan University. The two-part experience included an academic week in which the students attended lectures at the West China School of Pharmacy at Sichuan University.


The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) University of Minnesota chapter recently received recognition by being named chapter of the year at the AMCP Nexus 2018 in Orlando, Florida.

Natalia Tretyakova

Election as an AAAS Fellow is an honor bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers, and recognizes efforts on behalf of the advancement of science or its applications that are scientifically or socially distinguished.

Students talking

Students on rotation with Dr. Fierke have been hosting Fireside Chats for younger students.

Women's eye

This is the first diagnostic method developed to detect signs of Alzheimer’s well before plaques form in the brain and patients begin to exhibit outwardly observable symptoms.

This is the highest recognition of excellence in the practice or provision of health care by AHC faculty.

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.


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