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Pharmaceutical Sciences

Announcements

April
2015

Two Pharmaceutical Sciences Graduate Students are Awarded the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program!

 

 

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Congratulations to Claire Chen & Nathan Lim!

 

Nathan is a first year graduate student in the MCP program and Claire is a second year graduate student in the Pharm Sci Concentration of the Pharmacological Sciences PhD program. Both have been awarded the prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF-GRFP), which is an annual grant awarded to approximately 2,000 doctoral-level students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines at US institutions. The fellowship period is 5 years and provides a generous honorarium and annual stipend for 3 years.

 

For more information about the award, visit the NSF website.

December
2014

The Pharmaceutical Sciences Department Graduates the First student in our Concentration of the Pharmacological Sciences PhD PrograM!

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Congratulations to Ali Alhoshani!

 

Ali is the first graduate of the Pharm Sci concentration of the Pharmacological Sciences PhD program. He will begin his position as Professor in the College of Pharmacy at King Saud University in Saudi Arabia in January, 2015. Ali completed his research in Dr. Cocco's lab with a thesis titled, “Understanding the interaction mechanism of Nogo-66 with Nogo receptor and membrane phosphocholine.”

November
2014

Pharm Sci Assistant Professor, Dr. Weian Zhao’s, paper is featured in Nature Communications!

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As UCI News recently reported, the exciting research of Pharm Sci Assistant Professor, Dr. Weian Zhao, was recently published in Nature Communications! Dr. Zhao’s newly discovered technology can speed up diagnosis times with unprecedented accuracy, allowing physicians to treat patients with potentially deadly ailments more promptly and effectively. To read the entire paper, visit nature.com.

October
2014

Dr. Weian Zhao, pharm sci Assistant Professor, wins the coveted

NIH: new innovator award!

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Congratulations to Dr. Weian Zhao, who has been selected to receive a prestigious National Institutes of Health Director’s New Innovator Award to further his efforts to create stem cell-based detection methods and treatments for cancer. Visit the UCI News page for the full article!

August
2014

Pharm Sci Associate Professor, Dr. Mobley, receives prestigious award from the National Science Foundation!

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Congratulations to Dr. David Mobley, who recently received an NSF CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation! This is the NSF's most prestigious junior faculty award, and will provide five years of support to Dr. Mobley's research program, particularly to efforts on predicting solubility and other thermodynamic properties for small molecules in solution. To learn more about this award visit the NSF website.
June
2014

The Pharmaceutical Sciences Department was featured in the June 2014 Edition of the OC Business Journal! Check out our 2-page spread!

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To view all past announcements for the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, visit our Announcement Archives page.