Earlier this year, Wegmans School of Pharmacy faculty members Dr. Lipika Chablani and Dr. Karl Williams met with John M. Marraffa (middle), area health care supervisor for Walgreen Co., who presented a $10,000 check to the School.
On Saturday, Jan. 9, St. John Fisher College played host to nearly 100 licensed pharmacists and health care professionals from the Rochester region who attended a day-long medical marijuana training session on campus.
Wegmans School of Pharmacy student Steven Rush (P4) won a poster competition at the Professional Compounding Centers of America International Seminar, held in November 2015 in Houston, Texas.
The Wegmans School of Pharmacy at St. John Fisher College held a white coat ceremony on Sunday, Jan. 10, a rite of passage that officially marks the entrance of the Class of 2019 into the profession.
Dr. Vivek S. Dave and Dr. Fang Zhao, from St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Pharmacy, recently secured an investigator initiated grant for a research project.
Dr. Katherine Juba was recently named the winner of the “The Great Eight-2015 Annual ACCP Meeting Best Paper Presentation,” a competition held during the American College of Clinical Pharmacy’s annual Global Conference in October.
Wegmans School of Pharmacy faculty members Dr. Melinda Lull and Dr. Jennifer Mathews attended the 33rd annual Gay and Lesbian Medical Association conference in Portland, Oregon.
Professor Dr. Vivek Dave was recently appointed as a member of the Excipients Monograph Expert Committee for the United States Pharmacopeia.
Faculty at St. John Fisher College’s Wegmans School of Pharmacy have released preliminary results from a study of a new home medication adherence system. The system, MedaCube, includes a fully automated dispenser, and seeks to solve the “forgot to take meds” medication adherence problem.
This fall, 17 undergraduate students matriculated into the Wegmans School of Pharmacy as the College’s first cohort of Early Assurance program participants.