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Awards Recognize Excellence within the School of Pharmacy

Awards Recognize Excellence within the School of Pharmacy

04/28/2016

Students, faculty, and staff from the Wegmans School of Pharmacy filled Cleary Auditorium on Tuesday, April 26, to celebrate a successful academic school year. During the School’s annual awards ceremony, recipients of several student and faculty awards and honors were recognized for their hard work and dedication to the pharmacy field. Read More

Unither Scholars Program Benefits Wegmans School of Pharmacy Students

04/27/2016

Thanks to a grant from Unither Pharmaceuticals, the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy has created the new Unither Scholars program. The program will provide $5,000 to two third-year pharmacy students each year for the next four years. The scholarship will help offset the cost of tuition. Read More

Pharmacy School Gives Back during Day of Service

Pharmacy School Gives Back during Day of Service

04/21/2016

Nearly 180 students, faculty, and staff at the Wegmans School of Pharmacy traded pharmacy coats for garden gloves and work boots during their annual Pharmacy Day of Service, held on Tuesday, April 12. Read More

Student Research Takes Center Stage this Month

Student Research Takes Center Stage this Month

04/07/2016

The week of April 11, colleges and universities around the country will celebrate Undergraduate Research Week, sponsored by the Council on Undergraduate Research. St. John Fisher College, through the work of Dr. Kristin Picardo, is expanding that idea to celebrate student research at every level through the entire month of April. Read More

Pharmacy Faculty Collaborate with Bioscience Company on Research Project

03/29/2016

Wegmans School of Pharmacy faculty members, Dr. Lipika Chablani and Dr. Fang Zhao, recently collaborated with iuvo BioScience for a pharmaceutical research project. Read More

Chablani Published in Pharmaceutical Science Newsmagazine

Chablani Published in Pharmaceutical Science Newsmagazine

03/29/2016

Dr. Lipika Chablani, an assistant professor in the Wegmans School of Pharmacy, published a peer-reviewed cover article in the March issue of AAPS Newsmagazine, a publication of the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists. Read More

Goin’ Bald for Bucks Raises $5K for Youth Cancer Support Programs

Goin’ Bald for Bucks Raises $5K for Youth Cancer Support Programs

03/24/2016

This week, a few members of the Wegmans School of Pharmacy community are sporting new hairdos, thanks to their support of the Goin’ Bald for Bucks fundraiser. Launched by four pharmacy students, the fundraiser was held on Tuesday, March 22, and raised $5,000 for adolescent and young adult support programs at Roswell Cancer Institute, Wilmot Cancer Center, and 13thirty Cancer Connect. Read More

Pharmacy Professor’s Mission: Improve LGBT Patient Care

Pharmacy Professor’s Mission: Improve LGBT Patient Care

03/16/2016

In a recent survey of pharmacy school administrators, only 23 percent of respondents reported that their schools held lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) training programs such as Safe Zone, Safe Space, or Ally programs. That’s a statistic Wegmans School of Pharmacy faculty member Dr. Jennifer Mathews is hoping will increase through a concerted effort to better educate administrators, faculty, students, and preceptors about the importance of understanding the unique health care needs of LGBT patients. Read More

Pharmacy Students’ Licensing Exam Pass Rates First in the State

Pharmacy Students’ Licensing Exam Pass Rates First in the State

03/10/2016

Recent graduates of the St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Pharmacy had the highest pass rate of the seven schools of pharmacy in New York State on the 2015 North American Pharmacist Licensure Examination (NAPLEX). Read More

Faculty Collaboration Nets NIH-Funded Case Study Project

03/10/2016

Faculty from the Wegmans School of Pharmacy and the Wegmans School of Nursing successfully collaborated with the University of Rochester Medical Center and the New York Chiropractic College for second generation NIH funding of their Rochester Area Collaborative Center of Excellence in Pain Education. Read More

 

White Coat Collage

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