PharmNews - Winter 2016 | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

PharmNews - Winter 2016

School of Pharmacy Student Organization Earns Top Project Award

A project prepared by student members of the Texas Tech Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists won the Outstanding Professional Development Project Award at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting and Student Society Showcase. MORE»

Texas Tech Student Society of Health-System Pharmacists

ASCP Spotlight Shines on Dallas Faculty Member, Resident

A Dallas faculty member began her term as president of the Texas Chapter of the ASCP, and a resident won a Top 4 Poster award during the organization's annual meeting. MORE»

Amie Blaszczyk

October Keeps Abilene Student Organizations Busy

The month wasn’t just about tricks and treats for the Abilene campus. It presented a goodie bag full of opportunities for students, faculty and staff to volunteer for many worthwhile causes throughout the Key City community. MORE»

TTUHSC Abilene

Continued CPRIT Grant Funding for Pediatric Brain Cancer Research at TTUHSC in Amarillo

Dr. Kalkunte Srivenugopal's research in the School of Pharmacy received a boost in November when CPRIT named him a recipient of an Individual Investigator Research Award for Cancer in Children and Adolescents. MORE»

Kalkunte Srivenugopal

Dallas Campus Researchers Present Study Findings to FDA 

A team of researchers from the School of Pharmacy, Cook Children’s Health Care System in Fort Worth and Children’s Medical Center in Dallas have been working to improve methods of quality checking compounded pharmaceuticals. MORE»


Poison Center Achieves Re-Accreditation

The Texas Panhandle Poison Center, hosted by the TTUHSC School of Pharmacy in Amarillo, has achieved re-accreditation through 2023 from the American Association of Poison Control Centers. MORE»

Texas Panhandle Poison Center

TTUHSC Teams Make WISE Presentations

Students and alumni in Amarillo shared their passion for science with local middle and high school girls recently at the 2016 Women in Science Endeavors (WISE) symposium. MORE»

Amarillo WISE Symposium

Grad Students Present Research at Annual Meeting

Three students from TTUHSC’s Graduate Program in Pharmaceutical Sciences made platform presentations Oct. 20-22 at the Lone Star Regional Chapter of the Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting in Waco, Texas. MORE»

Nehal Gupta

Dallas Pharmacy Students Volunteer at Interprofessional Health Fair

Several students from the Dallas/ Fort Worth campus partnered with Tzu Chi Foundation, a local charity and education group, to provide health screenings to the underserved community in the Arlington area. MORE»

Tzu Chi Foundation

Pharmacy Students Speak Out at Regional Meeting

Fourteen student members of the American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Pharmacy Students (APhA-ASP) represented TTUHSC at the APhA Region VI Midyear Regional Meeting Nov. 4-6 in Little Rock, Arkansas. MORE»

American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Pharmacy Students

Amarillo Pharmacy Team Claims Competition Title

Amarillo fourth-year (P4) students Brandi Dahl and Christina Tran were selected as the top overall team at TTSSHP's annual Clinical Skills Competition Oct. 21-22MORE»

Brandi Dahl and Christina Tran

Pharmacy Students Help Install Ramps

First-year (P1) students from the School of Pharmacy recently spent part of their Saturday afternoon helping improve wheelchair access for several members of the Amarillo community. MORE»

Texas Ramp Project

PharmNews is a quarterly electronic newsletter produced by the TTUHSC Office of Communications for stakeholders of the School of Pharmacy.

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