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Student Well Being is Top Priority for USciences' SHAC
September 26, 2017
This semester, Student Health and Counseling (SHAC) is working to bring more attention to the importance of mental health care and suicide prevention on campus.
USciences Names Odessa P. Jackson General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
September 18, 2017
With a broad range of corporate and educational management experience, Odessa P. Jackson, Esq., has been named general counsel, chief compliance officer, and secretary to the Board of Trustees at University of the Sciences.
USciences Lowers Tuition for Fall 2018 Incoming Class
September 06, 2017
New pricing structure lowers tuition for undergraduate and professional students
On Guatemalan Mission Trip, Pharmacy Students Learn Compassion, Collaborative Care
August 24, 2017
This summer, seven Philadelphia College of Pharmacy students participated in an elective rotation that provided them the opportunity to travel to Panajachel, Guatemala.
Commentary: Eclipses Are Thrilling and of Immense Scientific Value
August 22, 2017
Paul Halpern PhD reflects on the solar eclipse and its scientific value, particularly for Albert Einstein.
Robert M. Rudd Named Vice President for Institutional Advancement
August 17, 2017
At USciences, Rudd, who will report to the President and have a seat on Cabinet, will oversee the areas of development, alumni relations, and University events.
Dr. Shivendra Sahi Named Chair and Professor of Biology at USciences
August 10, 2017
Over the years, Dr. Sahi has managed more than $4 million in research and training grants from many federal and state agencies.
Health Tip: Grapefruit and Certain Medications Don't Mix Well
July 26, 2017
Dr. Dan Hussar says properties in the grapefruit interact with certain medications in such a way that a person ends up having more of the active drug in the body.
Students Get Better Grasp of Addiction at Institute of Alcoholism and Drug Dependencies
July 20, 2017
Students and faculty from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy attended the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Institute of Alcoholism and Drug Dependencies in Salt Lake City this past spring.
USciences' NIH Visit Focuses on Expanding Interprofessional Research Opportunities
July 18, 2017
In an effort to build relationships and learn about how to better qualify for federal grant funding, a group of University of the Sciences faculty and staff traveled to the Bethesda, Md., headquarters of the National Institutes of Health.
USciences Honors Christine Flanagan with the Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching
June 06, 2017
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia presented the 2017 Lindback Foundation Award for Distinguished Teaching to Christine Flanagan, associate professor of English, on May 24, 2017, at its 196th commencement ceremony.
USciences Faculty Bring Lessons from the Front Lines of Opioid Crisis to the Classroom
June 01, 2017
Three representatives from USciences were tabbed to serve on subcommittees for The Mayor's Task Force to Combat the Opioid Epidemic in Philadelphia.
Celebrating Employee Service at USciences
June 01, 2017
Employees from five to 50 years of service were recognized by University president Dr. Paul Katz for their dedication to University of the Sciences at the annual Employee Recognition Reception on June 1, 2017.
Dr. Zachary Klase Receives $2.1 million Grant from NIDA for HIV Research
May 25, 2017
With a focus on HIV/AIDS research, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences Zachary A. Klase, PhD, was selected to receive the prestigious Avenir Award, a $2.1 million, five-year grant, from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) in May 2017.
Dr. Elizabeth Speakman Named Associate Provost for Interprofessional Education at USciences
May 17, 2017
A recognized leader in the field of interprofessional education in healthcare, Dr. Speakman has published a wide array of scholarly articles and book chapters on the topic.
USciences Writing Course Encourages Students to Speak Out
May 05, 2017
Students taking Writing and Rhetoric II may think they are just fulfilling a requirement as they researched and wrote topical editorials this spring, but the exercise, and their instructors, are pushing them to do something more--find their voice and advocate for change.
Pharmacy Students Help Educate Philly Pharmacists About Naloxone
April 27, 2017
Students from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy hit the neighborhoods in Philadelphia where there is the highest rate of overdose to talk to pharmacists and answer their questions about naloxone.
2017 Student Leadership Award Honorees
April 24, 2017
The annual award ceremony sponsored by Student Engagement and held on April 20, 2017, shined the light on a dedicated group of students, organizations, and their advisors.
USciences 15th Annual Research Day Takes on Opioid Epidemic
April 18, 2017
The opioid-related projects on display at the 15th Annual Research Day on Thursday, April 6, 2017, spanned all four colleges and focused on different factors that contribute to the epidemic.