Hamilton Selected for Travel Grant

Leslie Hamilton, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP, associate professor of Clinical Pharmacy, was selected as one of three pharmacists nationwide to receive the Neurocritical Care Society (NCS) Travel Grant. The purpose of the Travel Grant Award is to provide financial assistance to neuroscience critical care nurses, pharmacists, and resident/fellow physicians to attend the 13th Annual Neurocritical Care Society Meeting…

Chauhan Featured on Local 24 News

On November 13, 2015 Memphis news station Local 24 aired a story titled “Local Researchers Helping in Pancreatic Cancer Fight.” Local 24 interviewed Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences Subhash Chauhan about his hope to improve early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer through his research. Dr. Chauhan emphasized the importance of learning more about this disease that is…

Franks and Borden Speak at Health Literacy Forum

The University of Tennessee Medical Center Health Literacy Forum was held November 9, 2015. Dr. Andrea Franks, associate professor of clinical pharmacy, and Dr. Hamilton Borden, UTCOP alumnus and community pharmacy preceptor, presented lectures and served on a panel discussing “Interprofessional Collaboration and Best Practices in Patient Education to Improve Medication Adherence.” Forum speakers (pictured)…

Distinguished Speakers at Feurt Symposium

On October 14, 2015 student pharmacists and faculty attended the Annual Feurt Symposium. The University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Pharmacy welcomed Mr. Christopher Jerry from Cleveland, Ohio to discuss “The Emily Jerry Story – From Tragedy to Triumph.” Mr. Jerry is the current president and CEO of the Emily Jerry Foundation, an organization that…

UTHSC Employee Appreciation Day

The Annual UTHSC Employee Appreciation Day, sponsored by the Chancellor’s Office, was held on October 30, 2015 at the Health Sciences Park in Memphis. Employees enjoyed food, drinks, and desserts at the event, and received long-sleeve t-shirts bearing the slogan for the event, October Fun Fall Festival. Employees were greeted with a ‘welcome lane’ full…

Faculty Publications and Patent

Publications Ananthula, S, Janagam DR, Jamalapurama S, Johnsona JR, Mandrell TD, Lowe TL. Development and validation of sensitive LC/MS/MS method for quantitative bioanalysis of levonorgestrel in rat plasma and application to pharmacokinetics study. Journal of Chromatography B 2015;1003:47–53. Kotanen CN, Janagam DR, Idziak R, Rhym L, Sullivan RJ, Wilson AM, Lowe TL,  A. Partitioning of…