Pharmaceutical Sciences



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

Dr. Zhao UCI News







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



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

NIH: new innovator award!

Weian Zhao





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!



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

Dr. David Mobley
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.



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

OC Business Journal June 2014 Cover
Pharm Sci OC Business Journal Article
Pharm Sci OC Business Journal Article

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