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Thursday, July 27, 2017

City of Kitchener’s digital storytelling tour features School of Pharmacy as a stop

School of Pharmacy behind Made in Kitchener Stop 9 sign for Innovation District

The School of Pharmacy was pleased to partner with the City of Kitchener to support the Made in Kitchener walking tour. Made in Kitchener is a digital storytelling tour with stops around downtown Kitchener.

Monday, July 17, 2017

New study investigates antibiotic use in long-term care facilities

Antibiotics are among the most common medications prescribed in long-term care facilities, and often those prescriptions can be inappropriate and in fact dangerous to residents and to others in this setting. Prescribing antibiotics unnecessarily or for too long exposes people, especially more vulnerable seniors, to potentially avoidable harms like allergies, infections, and antibiotic resistance.

Friday, July 7, 2017

Announcing the Annual Golf Invitational 2017

Players at the golf tournament

Waterloo Pharmacy is excited to announce that the Annual Golf Invitational will be held this year on August 28 at the Grey Silo Golf Club.

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Co-op student in Fort McMurray explores Alberta's expanded pharmacy scope

Chris Voss

7 hours north of Calgary, the northern lights are easily visible in Fort McMurray

Monday, June 26, 2017

PhD graduate Anil Maharaj wins two awards for academic achievement

Andrea Edginton and Anil Maharaj

Andrea Edginton and Anil Maharaj at spring convocation

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Waterloo Pharmacy members present and win awards at provincial pharmacy conference

Group of alumni and students at the conference reception

  Last week, the Ontario Pharmacists Association (OPA) ran its annual conference for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians throughout the province. Waterloo Pharmacy faculty, staff, students, alumni participated in a variety of ways at the conference.

Monday, June 19, 2017

Two leaders in experiential education recognized by Waterloo Pharmacy

Joanna Ditouras and Jeff Rodrigues receiving their awards

Hallman Director David Edwards with Outstanding Preceptor winner Joanna Ditouras and Outstanding Co-op Supervisor winner Jeff Rodrigues with Experiential Coordinator Anthony Miller

Friday, June 16, 2017

Waterloo Pharmacy bridging, MSc, and PhD students graduate at spring convocation

Graduates and their families at spring convocation

On June 15, 50 bridging students and five graduate students received their degrees at the University of Waterloo spring convocation.

Monday, June 12, 2017

Professor Marianna Foldvari receives national research career award

Daniella Calderon, Monica Chung, Lokesh Narsineni, Marianna Foldvari, Roger Chen and Carla Sciarretta

The Foldvari Lab Group: Daniella Calderon, Monica Chung, Lokesh Narsineni, Marianna Foldvari, Roger Chen and Carla Sciarretta.