Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Jim Wells symposium & reception

Jim Wells, professor and Chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, is having a symposium.

UCSF School of Pharmacy presents "The Timeless Science of Jim Wells," Symposium & Reception.

8:00 am until Last Call

Pharmacist interventions, formulary conversion tools, and warfarin discharge education take top honors at annual seminar

Studies of pharmacist interventions during comprehensive medication reviews, the impact of new tools to aid drug selection from a hospital formulary, and a project ensuring that hospital patients receiving anti-clotting drugs are properly educated upon discharge took top honors at the Department of...

UCSF School of Pharmacy celebrates commencement 2015

The UCSF School of Pharmacy held its 2015 commencement on May 8 at Louise Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco, conferring doctor of pharmacy (PharmD) degrees on a 125-member graduating class.

Gartner receives tenure

Zev Gartner, PhD, has received tenure and advanced to the position of associate professor. Researchers in the Gartner Lab study mammalian cell-cell interactions, with an emphasis on how tissue structure serves to organize cell-cell interactions in vivo. They work entirely on cell-cell interactions...

Danica Galonić Fujimori receives tenure

Danica Galonić Fujimori, PhD, has received tenure and advanced to the position of associate professor. She holds a joint appointment with the Departments of Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology. Fujimori’s research is centered on the enzymology and cellular roles of post...

Honoring student achievements

The annual UCSF School of Pharmacy Student Awards and Recognition Dinner, hosted by Dean B. Joseph Guglielmo, PharmD, and sponsored by Ralph’s Inc., was held on Friday, May 1, 2015, at UCSF’s Mission Bay campus.

T. Vincent Shankey seminar


"Predicting Risk in the Development of New Chemical Entities"

T. Vincent Shankey, PhD
R&D Director, Aseda Sciences

Aseda Sciences is small startup service business that has developed a platform that enables or facilitates "fail fast" strategies for early drug discovery

Justin Scheer seminar

Hosted by Michelle Arkin - SMDC

Justin Scheer
Senior Scientist, Department of Protein Chemistry
Genentech, South San Francisco, CA

"Advancing bispecific antibody technologies to access new large molecule target space"

Contact: Anne Baron 476-1906

Wells elected member of American Academy of Arts and Sciences

James Wells, PhD, chair of the School’s Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, has been elected as a member of the 2015 class of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Grants and Fellowships: Fall 2015

Pharmaceutical Chemistry department members have received the following grants and fellowships since October 2015: