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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Pharmacy competes in Science’s 3MT heat

Gorup of faculty of science students who competed in 3 minute thesis

The annual Faculty of Science Three Minute Thesis heat returned this week.  More than twenty graduate students from all six units gathered to compete and describe their research in less than three minutes, using only one slide.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

School of Pharmacy Director, Regional Clinical Coordinator and Adjunct Professor named Leaders in Pharmacy

Donnie Edwards, David Edwards and John Papastergiou

Donnie Edwards, David Edwards and John Papastergiou. Photo by Brandon Gray.

Sponsored by Pfizer, the Leaders in Pharmacy initiative recognizes pharmacy professionals with vision and drive who are making great strides for the profession.

Monday, February 6, 2017

School of Pharmacy supporter Janet McDougall wins Science Alumni Award

Janet McDougall is one of the earliest supporters of the School of Pharmacy. Her involvement began with a substantial donation to the building campaign and has continued in the Donald J. and Kathleen D. McDougall Graduate Scholarship which she established to recognize outstanding graduate research and community spirit.

Monday, January 30, 2017

Waterloo Pharmacy gives back to community by prepping and serving meal for homeless

Evening group of volunteers at Ray of Hope Community Center

How do you feed 200 people? How about starting with 200 bread bowls, 23 pounds of beef, 40 bunches of lettuce and 9 pounds of potatoes?

Friday, January 27, 2017

Research team wins Best Paper award for review of health-related disparities in pharmacy

Jane, Lisa and Nancy

Jane Pearson Sharpe, Lisa Wenger and Nancy Waite

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Repairing childhood trauma: Newly discovered pathway links adult mental illness to childhood

Cartoon depicting stressed man

Byline: Jonathan Sutley, Pharmacy MSc student

Friday, January 13, 2017

Multi-tasking drugs: Researchers develop drug candidates that target multiple disease-causing factors

Brain with neurons highlighted

Byline: Nyasha Gondora, PhD Pharmacy student

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Grand River Hospital and the School of Pharmacy celebrate partnership

Group of attendees watching speeches

Grand River Hospital and the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy hosted an appreciation reception January 10 at the hospital. The event celebrated and acknowledged the teaching and research partnership between the two organizations.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Pharmacy researchers team up to attack colon cancer by exploiting natural pathways

Two researchers in the Pharmacy School have combined their very different backgrounds to try a new way of attacking one of the most common adult cancers.