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2019 Koda-Kimble Seed Award supports School of Pharmacy’s boldest ideas

The 2019 Mary Anne Koda-Kimble Seed Award for Innovation will fund nine bold research projects, ranging from studies of the molecular underpinnings of cancer to focus groups designed to prepare PharmD students for experiential learning.

School of Pharmacy tops pharmacy schools in NIH funding for 39th straight year

Among all U.S. pharmacy schools, the UCSF School of Pharmacy earned the most research funding from the National Institutes of Health in 2018, totaling nearly $29 million dollars that will support studies spanning the basic to the clinical sciences.

USP/UCSF fellowship to support research in the quality and safety of medical products

A new fellowship, funded jointly by UCSF-Stanford CERSI and the U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP), will support research into the inactive components of medications, which are known as excipients.

CP159: Certificate in Resiliency Medicine Training: Immunizing for Stress

Sat Mar 9, 2019 - 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

About the course

We will explore the current research and demonstrate and practice resiliency building tools including a cross-section of mind-body interactions and internal narratives (story telling). Course completion requires teaching and modeling resiliency skills. Those who successfully complete the training will be awarded a certificate in resiliency training.

Gift of $500,000 honors Jere E. Goyan, late UCSF School of Pharmacy dean

The endowment will provide funds for a recipient to focus on delivering breakthroughs in therapeutics-related research, education, and patient care.

COSA Winter Auction

Wed Feb 20, 2019 - 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Shezar Saifee

Saifee
Education Coordinator

As a member of the Office of Education and Instructional Services (OEIS), I provide pharmacy faculty, staff, and students with a variety of services to improve teaching and learning. Some of these services include:

  • Course Administration
  • EdTech/Instructional design & services
  • Data analysis, assessment and evaluations

My research interests includes new literacies in the classroom, multimedia based cognitive tools, and innovative learning methodologies.

Sara Hoover

Hoover
Curriculum Planner

As the Curriculum Planner in the Office of Education and Instructional Services (OEIS), I am responsible for learner spaces, recruiting facilitators for small group activities, and overall management of the curriculum schedule. I am the point person to request or change rooms for your courses. I publish the quarterly class schedules. I am also the liaison and administrator for the Pharmacy Curriculum Outcomes Assessment (PCOA) exam.

Cali Nguyen

Nguyen
Education Coordinator

As a member of the Office of Education and Instructional Services (OEIS), I coordinate logistics for didactic courses in both the current and new PharmD curricula. For the new curriculum, I support faculty and staff in the implementation and execution of the Attendance and Participation Policy.

I also provide support for the Curriculum and Educational Policy Committee (CEPC), which provides direct oversight for the continuum of pharmacy education at the UCSF School of Pharmacy.

School of Pharmacy emeriti Kollman, Kuntz, and Langridge honored with UCSF Medal

Drug discovery today begins with computation rather than test tube experimentation. Three School of Pharmacy faculty emeriti, Robert Langridge, Irwin “Tack” Kuntz, and the late Peter Kollman, were awarded the UCSF Medal for creating computational tools for drug discovery that are now used worldwide.

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