Each year, faculty and staff within PRC receive numerous awards and recognitions to support or celebrate their innovative work.
PRC Executive Director Recognized for Commitment to Mentoring
Congratulations to Ebere Onukwugha, MS, PhD, assistant professor in PHSR and executive director of PRC, on receiving the "Dr. Patricia Sokolove Outstanding Mentor Award" in 2014.
PRC Staff Recognized for Contributions to MHCC Annual Report
Congratulations to PRC members Christine Franey, Lori Walker, and Jeanne Yang on their fantastic contribution to section four of the Maryland Health Care Commission (MHCC) annual report. MHCC is an independent agency whose mission is to plan for Maryland’s health system needs. Read the full report here.
Postmarketing Surveillance of Generic Drug Usage and Substitution Patterns
Funding Agency: Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Principal Investigator: Ilene Zuckerman, PharmD, PhD
Co-Investigators: Francoise Pradel, PhD; Frank Palumbo, PhD, JD; Linda Simoni-Wastila, BSPharm, PhD; James Polli, PhD; Zippora Kiptanui, PhD
The purpose of this collaborative agreement with the FDA is to develop strategies to monitor and assure safety and effectiveness of generic drugs after they are marketed. Findings will have significant clinical and policy impacts on current and future generic drug use in the United States, as the study will inform the FDA on the development of methods to assess the safety and effectiveness of generic drugs in the marketplace, especially when a controversy exists in the generic approval process.