Dr. James Moon’s Laboratory Receives $6 Million in NIH Awards
April 7, 2017
Congratulations to Dr. James Moon, whose laboratory receives $6M in NIH awards

The laboratory of James Moon, PhD, has been awarded three National Institute of Health R01 awards.

Rima Mohammad Named ACCP Fellow
April 6, 2017
Congratulations to Dr. Rima Mohammad, who was inducted as a fellow into the American College of Clinical Pharmacy.

ACCP Fellowship recognizes excellence in the practice and science of clinical pharmacy.

Pharmacy Researchers Earn $400K from Forbes Institute for Cancer Discovery
April 5, 2017
College of Pharmacy faculty earned $400,000 in funding from the Forbes Institute for Cancer Discovery at the University of Michigan

The intent is to fuel rapid development of innovative technology and new therapies, bringing better, more targeted treatments to the 1.6 million Americans diagnosed with cancer each year.

Drs. Scott Larsen and Vernon Carruthers’ Collaboration Earns NIH Support
March 30, 2017
Scott Larsen, PhD, and Vernon Carruthers, PhD, were awarded over $420,000 from the National Institutes of Health.

Drs. Scott Larsen and Vernon Carruthers were awarded over $420,000 from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Findings Offer New Ideas About Vaccine Development
March 28, 2017
Think of the vaccine carrier as the bus, and the protein density on the surface as the number of billboards on the sides of the bus, Cheng said. The more billboards there are, the better and more effective the vaccine could be. An optimized protein density is the key to successful immune response.

Vaccine development is largely trial and error—which results in years of pricey development and just a 6 percent success rate—but Wei Cheng believes he's found a way to potentially improve those numbers.

Dr. Amanda Garner Earns Catalyst Research Award
March 1, 2017
Congratulations to Dr. Garner, who will receive $300,000 over the next year in support of her research on Leveraging the microRNA Interactome for Cancer Drug Discovery.

Dr. Garner will receive $300,000 over the next year in support of her research on Leveraging the microRNA Interactome for Cancer Drug Discovery.

Drs. Kelling and Walker Named Interprofessional Leadership Fellows
January 16, 2017
Congratulations to Drs. Kelling and Walker, who have been named to the 2017-2018 Interprofessional Leadership Fellows cohort

Sarah Kelling, PharmD, MPH, and Paul Walker, PharmD, join educators from across the health sciences in the second cohort of U-M’s prestigious IPE faculty development program.

Haojie Zhu Wins JBC/Herb Tabor Young Investigator Award
December 15, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. Haojie Zhu, who was honored with the JBC/Herb Tabor Young Investigator Award.

The Journal of Biological Chemistry (JBC) has named Haojie Zhu, PhD, the winner of the JBC/Herb Tabor Young In

Karen Farris Wins 2016 MICHR Distinguished Clinical and Translational Research Mentor Award
December 13, 2016
Congratulations to Dr. Karen Farris, who won the 2016 MICHR Distinguished Clinical and Translational Research Mentor Award.

Karen B. Farris, PhD, Charles R.

Hae Mi Choe Wins Award for Statewide Practice Model Implementation
December 1, 2016
Congratulations to Hae Mi Choe, PharmD, who has been honored with this year’s Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists President’s Award.

Hae Mi Choe, PharmD, has been honored with this year’s Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists President’s Award.

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