USciences and Burlington County College Formalize Transfer Agreement: A transfer articulation agreement signed on Sept. 24 guarantees seats in two USciences programs for students earning their associates degree at BCC. | Video
Ladies: Don’t Slack on Your Preventative Health Care, Says USciences Prof: As young women across the United States adapt to their busy college lifestyles, physician assistant studies professor Joan Ward, urges them to stay on top of their preventative health screenings.
PCP Prof to be Honored at Philly Biz Journal's 2014 Innovation Awards: Dr. Pardeep Gupta, professor of pharmaceutics, has been honored as a 2014 Innovation Awards recipient in the Educator/Researcher of the Year category. Winners will be recognized on Oct. 23.
OT Students, Faculty Attend AOTA's Hill Day: Sixty students and faculty from the OT program joined the more than 550 OT practitioners and students from across the nation for this year's American Occupational Therapy Association Capitol Hill Day in D.C., on Sept. 15. | Photos
You're Invited to the 5th Annual Lois K. Cohen Lecture!
Mayes College of Healthcare Business and Policy invites you to attend the fifth annual Lois K. Cohen Endowed Lecture Series in Global Health on Thursday, Oct. 30, at 5:30 p.m. This year's discussion, "Making Healthcare as Accessible as Coca-Cola®" features Dr. Eric Bing, co-author of "Pharmacy on a Bicycle."
Melissa Butler PharmD'00 was appointed to head of population health for Insurer Argus Group. She previously worked as an assistant investigator and pharmacy residency preceptor for Center for Health Research at Kaiser Permanente in Atlanta.
Jack Korbutov PharmD'11 officially opened the doors to his Crossfit Rittenhouse gym on Sept. 13. He is also owner of The Art of Medicine in Center City.
Bryan William Gushen PharmD'12 and Mary Rosalie Ziegler were married on July 12, in Kulpmont, Pa. Bryan is employed as a staff pharmacist at Albright Care Services in Lewisburg, Pa.
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Alumni Reunion Weekend 2014: Alumni, friends, and faculty returned to campus to celebrate this year's Alumni Reunion Weekend on Sept. 18-21. Prior to an all-alumni reception, alumni award ceremony and dinner dance on Saturday, the Class of 1964 privately celebrated their 50-year milestone reunion at a cocktail reception. Click here to see more photos from reunion weekend.
2014 Alumni Association award recipients:
- Annual Alumni Award: Gerald Meyer P'73, PharmD'74
- Ivor Griffith Service Award: Col. S. Rogers Wetherill P'68
- Young Alumnus Award: James Hoffman P'00, PharmD'01
- The Honorary Alumnus Award: Bernard J. Brunner, PhD
|Left to right: Kristin Nocco P'91, Sean Hennessy P'89, and Stephanie Bean MPT'89.
||Several PCP alums gathered for a photo with pharmacy professor Dr. Dan Hussar.
Left to right: Robert Spera P'88, chair of Awards Committee; James Hoffman P’00, Young Alumnus Awardee; Col. S. Rogers Wetherill III, P’68, Ivor Griffith Service Awardee; Bernard J. Brunner, PhD, Honorary Alumnus Awardee; and Gerald E. Meyer P’73, PharmD’74, Annual Alumnus Awardee.
Pharmacy Alumnus Featured in the News
Alumnus Kris Hunsicker PharmD'03 gets back to old-school pharmacy’s mortar-and-pestle roots with personalized compounds and tailor-made-for-you medications at his Fishtown Pharmacy. Click here to read an article about his pharmacy in Philadelphia magazine.
Mark Your Calendar for Family Fall Fest on Oct. 18
You're invited to celebrate USciences' pride at Family Fall Fest on Saturday, Oct. 18. This annual event brings the campus to life with students and their families, alumni and friends, and faculty and staff, for a festive and activity-packed day.