Medical Marijuana and its Analgesic Potential in Pain

Published on October 11, 2017

Marijuana’s therapeutic use is not limited to cancer or neuropathic pain. Current findings are limited because of its federal restrictions, yet it is continuously being researched as an option for many indications such as multiple sclerosis, post-traumatic stress disorder, and seizures. Read More

Categories: Department of Health Policy and Public Health, Public Health, Students, Mayes College of Healthcare and Business Policy, Department of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business, Marijuana, Health Policy, Substance Use Disorders Institute

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Physics Professor Represents Delaware/NJ/Pennsylvania in National Council Meeting

Published on October 6, 2017

Dr. Roberto Ramos, Associate Professor of Physics, attended the National Council meeting of the Society of Physics Students and Sigma Sigma Physics Honor Society at the American Center for Physics, College Park, MD on Sept 21-24. Read More

Categories: Misher College of Arts and Sciences, Physics, Department of Mathematics Physics and Statistics, Faculty

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Substance Use Disorders Institute: Cannabidiol Should Not be Subject to Control as a Scheduled Substance

Published on September 26, 2017

The newly formed Substance Use Disorders Institute (SUDI) at USciences submitted a recommendation to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in September regarding Cannabidiol. Read More

Categories: Department of Health Policy and Public Health, USciences, Mayes College of Healthcare and Business Policy, Substance Use Disorders Institute

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Physical Therapy Students Host Dodgeball Fundraiser for Hurricane Victims

Published on September 26, 2017

Physical Therapy Students Host Dodgeball Fundraiser for Hurricane Victims  Read More

Categories: Community, Students, Department of Physical Therapy, Physical Therapy

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Technology Being Used to ID Cancerous Tissue Developed, in Part, at USciences

Published on September 15, 2017

New technology that distinguishes cancer vs. noncancerous tissue in 10 seconds relies, in part, on research conducted at USciences. Read More

Categories: Misher College of Arts and Sciences, Biochemistry, Research, Chemistry, Faculty, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

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PA Students Donate More Than 3,700 Diapers to Hurricane Victims

Published on September 15, 2017

Students from USciences Physician Assistant Program collected more than 3,700 diapers to be sent to victims of Hurricane Harvey in Houston, TX.  Read More

Categories: Community, Students, Athletics, Physician Assistant, Community Service, Department of Physician Assistant Studies

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Awardee of Asia's Equivalent of the Nobel Prize Speaks at USciences

Published on September 14, 2017

Dr. Christopher Bernido, a theoretical physicist who was awarded the 2010 Ramon Magsaysay award - widely known as Asia's equivalent of the Nobel Prize, gave the kick-off physics colloquium at USciences. Read More

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Carolyn Giordano to Serve on ASAHP Board

Published on September 13, 2017

Carolyn Giordano PhD, FASAHP, was elected to serve on the Nominations and Elections Committee for the Association of Schools of Allied Health Professionals.  Read More

Categories: Leadership, Staff

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Philadelphia College of Pharmacy Hosts Symposium

Published on September 13, 2017

The 8th Annual Philadelphia College of Pharmacy Symposium focused on research of faculty at PCP on Thursday, August 31, 2017. Read More

Categories: Research, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, Pharmacy Administration, Pharmacy, Faculty, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration

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USciences Biology Research Published in Journal of Cell Science

Published on September 13, 2017

Luca Sardo, a postdoctoral fellow in the department of biological sciences, was the lead author of an article that his lab, led by Dr. Zachary Klase, published in the Journal of Cell Science. Read More

Categories: Misher College of Arts and Sciences, Research, Students, Publication, Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty, Biology

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