College of Pharmacy Hosts Boo Flu

The College of Pharmacy provided UTHSC students, employees, post-docs, residents and retirees with free flu vaccinations at this year’s Boo Flu event in Memphis. The event was held in the Madison Plaza Lobby and a total of 2,025 vaccinations were administered. In 2016, flu cases in Shelby County tripled from the previous year according to…

ACCP Clinical Pharmacy Team Advances to Live Competition

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) College of Pharmacy’s ACCP Clinical Pharmacy Team has reached the quarterfinals of the Clinical Pharmacy Challenge and will compete at the annual meeting in October in Phoenix. The students that comprise the team are Melanie Jaeger (P4), Amy Metcalfe (P4), Katherine Robinson (P3), and Alternate: Kristin Wilhite…

College of Pharmacy Alum William Evans Named 2017 Parker Medalist

UTHSC College of Pharmacy Class of ‘73 graduate William Evans, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS, was recently chosen by the Parker Medical Selection Committee as the 2017 recipient of the Paul F. Parker Medal for Distinguished Service to the Profession of Pharmacy. Evans currently holds the ALSAC Endowed Chair of Pharmacogenomics at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital…