Direct Admissions Retreat

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Pharmacy hosted members of the Direct Admissions program at its Memphis campus for a retreat on Tuesday, July 11. Students learned more about the college from current students and had the chance for some hands-on experiences, including time in a compounding lab. The Direct Admissions program…

Jesse Jones Awarded AFPE Predoctoral Fellowship

Jesse Jones, PharmD, a PhD student at the UTHSC College of Pharmacy, has been awarded an AFPE Predoctoral Fellowship. Dr. Jones received his Doctorate of Pharmacy from Idaho State University in 2012 and is currently pursuing his PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences. His current research project is titled “Targeting Type IA Topoisomerases for Selective Anti-Streptococcal Drug…

Shelton/Hamilton receive awards at TPA’s Summer Meeting

At this year’s summer meeting of the Tennessee Pharmacist Association, two College of Pharmacy faculty were awarded for their contributions to the pharmacy profession. Dr. Chasity Shelton, Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, was named the TSHP Health-System Pharmacist of the Year. Dr. Leslie Hamilton, Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy (Knoxville Campus), was named TPA Distinguished…

Muscular Dystrophy Association Camp

Students from the UTHSC College of Pharmacy Nashville Campus took time this summer to volunteer at the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) camp held at YMCA Camp Widjiwagon in Antioch, Tenn. Dr. Tracy Hagemann, Associate Dean of the Nashville Campus, led a group of four students: Kyle Tran (P2) and Jordan Perrine (P4), Rebecca Moser (P4)…