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Joel Farley

Joel Farley, PhD, has been named the Peters Endowed Chair in Pharmacy Practice Innovation, effective July 1, 2019.

todd sorensen

He will provide leadership and oversight of the college’s strategic initiatives based on our strategic plan, and collaboratively foster innovation in all mission areas based on college priorities.

Seifert

He will lead the Office of Student Services, the Division of Professional and External Relations, and continuing education.

Jeannine Conway

She will provide vision and leadership for professional education, and ensure the curriculum is effectively designed, implemented and delivered.

Rowan Mahon

The awards recognize her exceptional leadership and service to the University of Minnesota and the surrounding community.

Palombi receives award

Palombi was recognized for her work in the area of substance abuse prevention and intervention, and for her leadership in training people on how to use naloxone.

Heather Blue

The award recognizes Blue's outstanding performance and achievement.

Rui Zhang

The three-year award is given to the most promising faculty who have been newly granted both tenure and promotion to associate professor.

clinician with mask

For people who have medical issues like cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, and brain and spinal cord injuries, spasticity and involuntary muscle contractions are common. An existing muscle relaxant called baclofen helps to reduce these spasms if taken routinely—but sometimes therapy is abruptly interrupted, which can result in serious adverse effects.

Photo of Dr. Mereddy

He was recognized for his outstanding advising and exemplary work with graduate students in the Integrated Biological Sciences graduate program.

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