Faculty and students at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy engage in a wide range of newsworthy research projects.
Recent Research News:
|SOP’s Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences Names New Emerson Chair|
Date Published: February 23, 2018Dr. Angela Wilks becomes the seventh recipient of the Isaac E. Emerson Chair of Pharmaceutical Sciences since its establishment in 1927.
|Annual Competition Spotlights Student Innovation in Regulatory Science|
Date Published: February 12, 2018Third-year student pharmacists take the gold for their proposal to develop a transparent tracking system for emerging CAR T-cell gene therapies.
|SOP’s Mullins to Establish New Learning Health Care Community in Baltimore|
Date Published: January 31, 2018$250,000 from Merck will support effort to increase collaboration among patients and health care systems and promote health equity in West Baltimore.
|SOP Researchers Awarded $500,000 Grant to Focus on Patient-Driven Value Assessment|
Date Published: January 29, 2018Grant will establish new Center of Excellence at the School to help advance patient-driven solutions in health care.
|PSC Researcher Named One of Five Finalists in National Toxicity Challenge|
Date Published: January 26, 2018Dr. Hongbing Wang receives $100,000 from the National Toxicology Program to help support his work to develop a new cell culture model for use in high-throughput screening assays.
|Scholarship Awards Recognize Up-and-coming Health Services Researchers|
Date Published: October 30, 2017Eight graduate students in the PhD in PHSR program honored for superior scholastic achievements.
|Study Finds Link Between Antidepressant Use and Type 2 Diabetes in Youth|
Date Published: October 20, 2017Current use of serotonin reuptake inhibitors among children and adolescents was associated with a nearly two-fold increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
|SOP’s Shaya Named UMB Teacher of the Year|
Date Published: October 16, 2017Professor and vice chair for academic affairs in PHSR honored for her dedication to teaching and mentoring the next generation of pharmaceutical health services researchers.
|Grad Gathering Welcomes PSC and Regulatory Science Alumni Back to School|
Date Published: September 28, 2017Graduates and current students in the PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences and MS in Regulatory Science programs enjoy day-long networking and professional development event.
|Dean Eddington Delivers 2017 State of the School Address|
Date Published: September 21, 2017Address spotlights the School of Pharmacy’s recent achievements in the areas of pharmacy education, scientific discovery, patient care, and community engagement.
|AAPS/DDDI Meeting Brings Drug Design and Discovery Experts to the School|
Date Published: September 18, 2017Event spotlights cutting-edge pharmaceutical sciences research being conducted across the region and offers networking opportunities for attendees.
|New Study Raises Ethical Concerns for Informed Consent in Antibiotic Trials|
Date Published: September 13, 2017Research team led by Dr. Peter Doshi finds many clinical trials for antibiotics fail to communicate the trial’s purpose to study participants.
|A Metabolic Pathway that Feeds Liver Cancer|
Date Published: August 23, 2017Research published by Hongbing Wang, PhD, professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences (PSC), may explain how some liver cancer cells obtain the nutrition they need to proliferate.
|Pharmaceutical Sciences Takes Center Stage for University’s CURE Scholars|
Date Published: July 28, 2017Local middle school students gain hands-on experience conducting fun-filled science experiments under supervision of faculty at the School of Pharmacy.
|Shark Tank Competition Celebrates Pharmapreneurial Innovation at the School|
Date Published: July 21, 2017Three winning teams awarded $50,000 to help support pioneering projects in each of the School’s departments.
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