UT President DiPietro and Staff Receive Immunizations from Students and Faculty

On September 24, 2015, President DiPietro and several members of his staff received influenza immunizations administered by third year student pharmacists, Amy Verraco, Courtney Manlove and Molly Hunt, and Dr. Leslie Hamilton, associate professor of Clinical Pharmacy and UTHSC COP APhA-ASP advisor. Staff immunized included President DiPietro’s Executive Assistant Keith Carver and Administrative Assistant Jane…

Former Dean John Autian 1924 – 2015

On September 4, 2015, John Autian, PhD passed away at the age of 91. Dr. Autian was a native of Philadelphia and earned a BS in Pharmacy at Temple University and a MS and PhD at the University of Maryland. He arrived at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) College of Pharmacy in 1967…

Phi Delta Chi Chapter Top 10 in the Nation

Brothers of the Omega chapter of Phi Delta Chi at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Pharmacy attended the 70th Grand Council meeting from August 4-8 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Fifteen collegiate chapter Brothers and three alumni Brothers traveled to represent the chapter. Josh Caballero, PharmD (’01) had the distinct honor of facilitating…

Continuing Education Opportunities

Continuing education (CE) opportunities abound this fall with the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Pharmacy! Fall Therapeutics Seminars continue across the state with upcoming offerings in Nashville and Memphis in October, and in Knoxville in November. Two additional CE programs will be offered in Knoxville in October. For additional information, registration and more upcoming CE events go to…

Perera Honored with Goldberg Award

Dr. Minoli Perera (’01) was honored with the Leon I. Goldberg Early Investigator Award. The Goldberg Award was established by the American Society of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics in 1986 to honor a young scientist for accomplishments in the field of clinical pharmacology. The award is intended to foster the candidate’s potential for significant contributions to the future…

Preceptors of the Year

  APPE Preceptors of the Year: East Tennessee  Dr. Camille Graves received her PharmD from Creighton University. During her student experiential learning, she completed four Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (APPEs) at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge (MMCOR). After graduation she was hired by MMCOR and currently coordinates the anticoagulation clinic there. She has been a…