Delivering Cancer Treatment on a Nanodisc Helps Eliminate Tumors
April 19, 2018
Left to right: Drs. James Moon and Anna Schwendeman
Novel platform for chemo-immunotherapy eliminated colon cancer in 85 percent of treated mice.
A New Treatment Strategy Against Metastatic Cancer
March 29, 2018
Left to right, Drs. Sejin Son and Jutaek Nam.

Despite decades of research, it has been challenging to develop an effective cancer therapy that can eliminate large solid tumors as well as metastatic tumors, while preventing recurrence.

Dr. Gordon Amidon Wins Takeru Higuchi Research Prize
March 27, 2018
Congratulations to Dr. Gordon Amidon, winner of the American Pharmacists Association's 2018 Takeru Higuchi Research Prize.
Gordon L. Amidon, PhD, received the American Pharmacists Association's 2018 Takeru Higuchi Research Prize at the APhA's annual meeting and exposition March 15-19 in Nashville, TN.
Dr. Jasmine Luzum Earns AACP New Investigator Award
January 31, 2018
Dr. Jasmine Luzum
Congratulations to Dr. Jasmine Luzum, who has won the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy New Investigator Award.
Funding will support research into racial disparity in heart failure outcomes
Dr. Jolene Bostwick’s Online Course Aimed at Improving Psychiatric Medication Use in Michigan Gains Support
January 11, 2018
Jolene Bostwick, PharmD
This course is a pilot, and will demonstrate the feasibility and usefulness of this approach to psychiatric continuing education for NPs across Michigan.
Jolene Bostwick has been awarded $50,000 from the Ethel and James Flinn Foundation in support of a project aimed at improving psychiatric medication use.
Pharmacy Faculty Named to Third Cohort of Interprofessional Leadership Fellows at U-M
January 9, 2018
Drs. Amy Thompson and Jeong Park
Congratulations to Drs. Amy Thompson and Jeong Park on being named to the 2018 cohort of Interprofessional Leadership Fellows.
Drs. Jeong Park and Amy Thompson are among a record 21 educators in the third cohort of the Interprofessional Leadership Fellows program highlights the growing interest in and commitment to interprofessional education at University of Michigan.
Gordon Amidon Named Mentor of the Year
December 13, 2017
Congratulations to Dr. Gordon L. Amidon, who was named the American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education’s 2017 Mentor of the Year.
Dr. Gordon L. Amidon is the American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education’s 2017 Mentor of the Year.
Dr. Kathleen Stringer Named Albert B. Prescott Professor of Pharmacy
December 11, 2017
Dr. Stringer has earned an international and national reputation for her work in the area of critical care therapeutics and biomarker discovery for the study of the pathogenesis of pulmonary diseases and sepsis
Kathleen Stringer, PharmD'85, has been named the Albert B. Prescott Professor of Pharmacy.
Dr. Paul C. Walker Earns MSHP Leadership Award
November 13, 2017
Congratulations to Paul C. Walker, PharmD, FASHP, who received the 2017 Joseph A. Oddis Leadership Award from the Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
Dr. Walker was presented with this award for his years of service to MSHP and his continual work to advance and promote health-system pharmacy and the profession overall.
Dr. John S. Clark Named MSHP President-Elect
September 12, 2017
Congratulations to Dr. John S. Clark, who has been elected president-elect of the Michigan Society of Health System Pharmacists.
Dr. Clark will be installed as present-elect at MSHP annual meeting on October 27.