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UCSF School of Pharmacy leads in NIH funding for 38th year

A culture of discovery and collaboration among faculty carries potential to “completely shake up their fields of study.”

UCSF School of Pharmacy leads in NIH funding for 37th year in a row

For the 37th consecutive year, the UCSF School of Pharmacy has received more funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) than any other pharmacy school in the United States. School researchers were awarded $28.2 million in grants during NIH’s 2016 fiscal year, from October 1, 2015 to...

Bani Tamraz, PharmD, PhD

Associate Professor

My primary interest is identification of genetic determinants of drug response through modern methods aimed at addressing pharmacogenomics research and translating that information into new diagnostics and treatment strategies at point-of-care.

Kathy Giacomini, PhD

CERSI Co-Director & Professor

My research focuses on membrane transporters, which are of great physiologic and pharmacologic importance. I am particularly interested in genetic variants in membrane transporters that are determinants of drug response or causal for human disease and in harnessing transporters to enhance drug...