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Articles by Sheila Roberson
|Nov. 26 2013||
Beginning in January a six-week smoking cessation clinic will be held for employees of the University of Georgia and also for members of the Athens community. The clinic will be conducted by third-year pharmacy students under the direction of College of Pharmacy faculty.
|Sep. 30 2013||
The University of Georgia will host its first medical device regulations conference Nov. 6 at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m.
|Sep. 23 2013||
The 10th Annual Howard C. Ansel Symposium at the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy will address an "Introduction to Affordable Care" and "Patient Safety and Roles for Pharmacy" on Oct. 5 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The six-hour event will provide an overview of the Affordable Care Act and explore the opportunities and challenges the act may present to pharmacists and others in the healthcare field.
|Sep. 17 2013||
The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy is celebrating American Pharmacists Month with the 11th Annual Dawgtoberfest: Rx for Good Health on Oct. 16 from noon to 3 p.m. on the lawn in front of the Pharmacy South building.
|Sep. 4 2013||
Henry N. Young, formerly of the School of Pharmacy at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has joined the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy as the Kroger Professor in Community Pharmacy.
|Aug. 20 2013||
Michael Bartlett, a professor of pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences in the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy, has been named the inaugural UGA Athletic Association Professor in Pharmacy effective Oct. 1.
|Aug. 14 2013||
The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy welcomed 145 new students with its annual White Coat Ceremony on Aug. 10. At that event, the class of 2017 received white lab coats to mark the beginning of their pharmacy careers.
|Apr. 3 2013||
The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy will host the 2013 Multicultural Health Fair April 13 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Pendergrass Flea Market. The event focuses on those in the community who may not have access to regular health care services.
|Mar. 12 2013||
Matthew Perri III, a professor in the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy, has co-authored the book "Pharmaceutical Marketing" with former graduate student Brent Rollins, who is now a faculty member in the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Pharmacy.
|Feb. 27 2013||
Glenn Prestwich, Presidential Professor of Medicinal Chemistry and special presidential assistant for faculty entrepreneurism at the University of Utah, will present a seminar March 6 at 3:30 p.m. in Room 101 of the Pharmacy South building. His talk on "Harnessing Hyaluronic Acid: From Cell Therapy to Reducing Inflammation" is free and open to the public.
|Feb. 19 2013||
This year's Chu Lecture hosted by the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy will explore "Acyclonucleosides to Ziagen: A Journey." Presented by Robert Vince, director of the Center for Drug Design at the University of Minnesota, it will be held March 6 at 11 a.m. in Room 201 of the Pharmacy South building. A reception will begin at 10 a.m., and the public is invited to attend.
|Feb. 11 2013||
The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy is hosting an open house for all students interested in its new degree program, the bachelor of science in the pharmaceutical sciences. The event will take place on Feb. 22 at 3 p.m. in room 101 of the Pharmacy South building. Applications are being accepted now for classes starting in fall 2013.
|Nov. 8 2012||
Thomas E. Menighan, executive vice president and chief executive officer of the American Pharmacists Association, will present at the 30th anniversary of the University of Georgia Kenneth L. Waters Lecture Nov. 29 at 3:30 p.m. in room 101 of Pharmacy South. Hosted by the College of Pharmacy, the lecture on "It's an Exciting Time to be a Pharmacist" is free and open to the public.
|Oct. 4 2012||
The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy and the American Pharmacists Association will celebrate American Pharmacists Month with the 10th annual "Dawgtoberfest: Rx for Good Health" on Oct. 17 from noon to 3 p.m. in the Pharmacy South building.
|Aug. 20 2012||
Six University of Georgia pharmacy students started their third-year courses on Aug. 13 in Albany, Ga., as the inaugural class of the College of Pharmacy's southwest Georgia clinical campus. The students will finish their final two years of study in Albany as part of the college's 2+2 program.