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News Releases 2020


Kappa Psi Chapter Receives $1K Grant to Create Care Packages for Homeless

Sanket Patel Joins Pharmacological & Pharmaceutical Sciences Faculty

Delta Delta Chapter Wins 5th Kappa Psi Southwest Province Chapter of Year

Chen Receives NIH Funding to Study Antidiabetic Drug to Stem Pediatric Weight Gain from Mental Health Treatment

Ph.D. Candidate Wins Best Abstract Award for Presentation on Breast Cancer Chemotherapy Toxicity

Garey Named Fellow of Infectious Diseases Society of America

Students Present State-high 30 Research Posters at ASHP Midyear Meeting


SNPhA Chapter, Members Win Competitions for Clinical Skills, Health Education Programs

APhA-ASP Chapter Brings Home Regional Generation Rx Award for Medication Safety Outreach

New UH Drug Discovery Institute Led by UHCOP Professor Aims to Transform Drug Discovery, Development Process

$200K SAMHSA Grant to Aid Enhanced Substance Use Disorder Training for Pharmacists, Physicians

Hu Receives $996K NCI Grant to Study Ancient Chinese Herbal Formula to Reduce, Prevent Chemotherapy Side Effect


Thornton, PREMIER Center Receive $3.34M Additional Funding for Texas Targeted Opioid Response Efforts

PhD Students Earn AMCP Nexus Meeting Medals for Medication Adherence Project Abstracts

College Welcomes CV Pharmacology Researcher Mingfu Wu to Faculty

PhD Student Wins Grad Student Category of ASPET Divisional Oral Presentation Competition

Alumni Honored in TSHP Research Poster Competition


Hatfield to be Inducted as Distinguished Fellow of National Academies of Practice in Pharmacy

4 Ph.D. Students Earn Scholar-in-Training Awards to Present at AACR Conference on Cancer Health Disparities

Award-winning Teacher, Clinical Pharmacist Birtcher Retires from College

SSHP Chapter Earns ASHP Outstanding Professional Development Program Award

Aparasu Receives NIH Award for Study of Dementia Medication Cascade in Alzheimer's Patients


Ph.D. Students Earn Scholarships to Present Projects at International Pharmacoepidemiology Meeting

Research Xiang Li Receives $2.2M NIH Grant to Study Mechanisms of Obesity-induced Cardiovascular Diseases

Houston Program Honors UHCOP Alumnus, Founding Member Roux with Anderson Award

UHCOP Welcomes Yefei Wen to Pharmacological and Pharmaceutical Sciences Faculty


UHCOP Welcomes Sang Kyu Cho to Pharmaceutical Health Outcomes and Policy Faculty


Student Raises Funds for Food Kitchen, Collects PPE for Houston's Homeless During Pandemic

An Open Letter to UHCOP Family from Dean Lamar Pritchard


UHCOP Honors Top Preceptors for Experiential Education Excellence in 2019-20

College Mourns Passing of Beloved Alumnus, Former Faculty Member James McCarty

APhA-ASP Chapter Earns National Honors for Overall Chapter, OTC Medication Safety and Women's Health Projects


College Welcomes Clinical Pharmacist Karina Garza to Pharm.D. RGV Satellite Program

11-year Mean of NAPLEX Pass Rates Puts UHCOP 5th Highest in Nation

Albert Schweitzer Fellowship Student's Beading Class Promotes Health, Growth Among Formerly Homeless

UHCOP Event Cancellations, Postponements for May and June

UHCOP Team Takes 3rd in National IPhO Competition to Showcase Pharmacists' Role in Drug Development Process 


Student Earns Spot in National Scholars Program for Planned Project for Rio Grande Valley Teens

UHCOP Climbs to 31st Place in US News & World Report "Best Pharmacy Colleges" Rankings

UHCOP Team Earns Honorable Mention as AMCP National P&T Competition Semifinalists 

STEM Advocate, UH Alumnus and Former NASA Astronaut Harris Keynote Speaker at SPAC 2020

Alumna Truong Returns to College as Faculty Member, Experiential Programs Director


UHCOP Graduates Achieve Highest NAPLEX First-time Pass Rate in Texas for 3rd Consecutive Year

SSHP Chapter Finishes in Finalist Spot of ASHP Practice Advancement Initiative Video Competition

UHCOP's Eriksen Among UH Faculty Elected as Senior Members of National Academy of Inventors


Student-organized Heart Hustle 5K at UH Feb. 1 to Benefit American Heart Association

'Shine A Light on Mental Health' Event Jan. 22 at UH's Lynn Eusan Park