Class of 2016 PharmD Students Graduate

The University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy held its graduation ceremony on May 12, 2016. Graduates, faculty, family and friends came together at the Orpheum Theatre in Memphis for the Honors and Awards Convocation, followed by the presentation of diplomas to 152 PharmD graduates. Bradley Boucher, PharmD, professor of Clinical Pharmacy and associate dean for Strategic Initiatives and…

Brown to Chair NIH Gynecologic Pain Syndromes Working Group

Candace Brown, professor of Clinical Pharmacy and Obstetrics and Gynecology, was invited to attend the Scientific Vision Meeting of the Gynecologic Health and Disease Branch (GHDB) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) because of her many contributions to the field of gynecologic health research. The GHDB, a newly established branch of the National Institute of…

Class of 2016 Exceeds National Average in Residency Match

Residency match data for the Class of 2016 have been released. Once again, UTCOP shows its dedication to producing well-qualified residency candidates. Of the students participating in the match, 80% matched during Phase 1, compared to the national phase 1 average of only 54%. The class of 2016 will have 52 students beginning their PGY-1 residencies this summer.…

Class of 2016 Gift to College

Class Presidents, Drs. Jessica Smith (Nashville), Torrey Smith (Knoxville), and Trey Smith (Memphis) presented Dean Chisholm-Burns with a check for $4,460.16 on behalf of the Class of 2016 at the Honors and Awards Convocation and Commencement Ceremony on May 12. Over 87% of the class contributed to the gift. Students who donated received an orange lapel pin to wear…

International Advanced Practice Experiences 2015-2016

UTCOP student pharmacists had the opportunity to take part in an international experience this year, traveling to countries across the globe. Student pharmacists learned about pharmacy practice, culture and the people of Liverpool, Manchester and London, England; Chiang Mai, Khon Kaen and Mahasarkham, Thailand; along with France, Hungary, Japan, New Zealand, Spain, Sweden, and Turkey. The international…