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News Releases 2023


Dec. 22

UHCOP APhA-ASP Chapter Wins Operation Heart Award at Regional Meeting

Dec. 19

UH News: Phase 1 Trial Shows New RX Fights C Diff and Spares Healthy Microbiota 

Dec. 14

UH News: Improving Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder

Dec. 12

Gulf Coast Pharmacy Organization Recognizes Instructor, Student

Dec. 11

ASHP Foundation Applauds Garey's Scholarship in Biomedical Literature

Dec. 1

UHCOP Students Take Top Spot in Texas, Among Top 5 Colleges in Nation for ASHP Midyear Poster Presentations


Nov. 22

Garey Earns Recognition from C diff. Foundation for Development of Quality-of-Life Instrument

Nov. 21

College Welcomes Taryn A. Eubank to PPTR Department Faculty

Nov. 15

Pharm.D. Student Accepted into National Scholar Leaders Program

Nov. 9

Faculty Feature: Austin De La Cruz, Pharm.D., BCPP

Nov. 8

Student Feature: Jacob McPherson, Pharm.D., Ph.D. Candidate

Nov. 6

Student Feature: Silk Rose Jubilee


Oct. 25

Students Provide Health Outreach to Showcase Pharmacy Profession

Oct. 19

College Welcomes Ravi Singh to PPS Department Faculty

Oct. 13

College Welcomes 10 Alumni, Faculty and Friends into Mading Society

Oct. 13

Spier Named Alumnus Pharmacist of Year, Chow Earns Meritorious Achievement

Hispanic Heritage Month Student Feature: Hispanic Pharmacy Student Association

Hispanic Heritage Month Faculty Feature: Briget Martinez, Pharm.D., BCPPS, MASPHM

Oct. 10

IPhO Chapter Wins National "Top Overall Chapter," Social Media and Fundraising Best Practices Honors

Oct. 5

UHCOP Research Liaison Officer Nathaniel Mortel Receives President's Excellence Award


Sept. 20

Salim Establishes Research-Experiential Service Program in Jordan to Study Refugee Stress

Sept. 18

Pharm.D. Alumna, Ph.D. Student Earns NLM Fellowship for Predicting C. diff Drug Resistance

Sept. 14

Skeletal Muscle Researcher Radbod Darabi Joins Pharmacological and Pharmaceutical Sciences Faculty

Sept. 7

Dipali Rinker Appointed to PHOP Faculty, PREMIER Center

Sept. 6 

Public Health Researcher Moosa Tatar Joins Pharmaceutical Health Outcomes and Policy Faculty

Sept. 5

Congenital Heart Disease Researcher Lianjie Miao Joins Pharmacology Faculty 

Sept. 1

Drug-induced Liver Toxicity, Bioavailability Researcher Rongjin Sun Joins Pharmaceutics Faculty


August 31

Alumna, Academic Pharmacy Fellow Shamsi Transitions to Faculty Position

August 30

College Appoints Dzwonek First Assistant Dean for Assessment and Accreditation

August 23

SNPhA Chapter Wins Multiple Awards, Honors at National Convention

August 22

College Welcomes Cole Wilder to PPTR Department Clinical Faculty

August 18

PPS Research Symposium Showcases Student, Postdoctoral Fellow Research

August 17 

Faculty Member, Alumnus Named National Kappa Epsilon Pharmacy Fraternity Outstanding Advisor

August 16

Alumna, NSM Faculty Researcher Bawa-Khalfe Receives Joint Appointment

August 10

Students Provide 2,500 Screenings, Health Education Outreach at Mayor's Back 2 School Fest

August 4

Ph.D. Alumnus Wins UH Outstanding Dissertation Award for Breast Cancer Project

August 3

Students, Alumnus Earn Competition, Recognition Awards at TPA Conference


July 18

UH News: Examining When to Get Off Meds for Multiple Sclerosis

July 5

The Houston Program Honors Alumnus Cox with Anderson Leadership Award


June 5

Alumni, Friends Tee Up for Pharm.D. Student Scholarships at UHCOP Golf Classic


May 31

Chow Recognized as 'Agent of Change' by Ph.D. Alma Mater

May 30 

College Honors Renowned Scientist, Former UH Faculty Member Hal Kohn

May 29

Rising Researchers Earn Presentation Awards at UHCOP-hosted MALTO Meeting

May 24

UH News: Discovery Slows Down Muscular Dystrophy

May 18

Nearly 150 Professional, Graduate Degrees Conferred at 2023 Commencement

College Salutes Preceptors for Experiential Education Excellence

College Bestows Awards for Academics, Leadership, Service and Skills to Graduating Students

May 15

Hussain Earns ASIOA Distinguished Scientist Award for Kidney Injury, Hypertension Research

May 10

Students Win Competition Titles, Faculty Member Earns Mentor Award at TSHP Annual Seminar

May 8

3 Faculty Among UH Faculty Excellence Award Recipients

May 5

UH Center for Student Involvement Honors UHCOP Hispanic Pharmacy Student Association, Advisor with Awards

May 4

First-of-its-Kind Research Center Focuses on Intersection of Population Health and Pharmacoepidemiology

May 2

PLS Upsilon Chapter Wins Leadership Challenge for First Time in Chapter's History


April 28

Symposium Gathers Multidisciplinary Audience to Share Insights in Medication Safety, Cognitive Decline

April 25

SNPhA Chapter Secures Clinical Skills Competition, ‘Man-Mile’ Awards at Regional Conference in New Orleans

April 19

Ph.D. Student Wins AMCP Best Poster Award for Atrial Fibrillation Medication Adherence Study

Ph.D. Student Awarded APhA Best Podium Presentation for Study on Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors

April 12

UHCOP Team Secures Bronze in Industry Pharmacists Organization Competition for Drug Development Plan

April 11

UH News: Examining the Causes of Muscle Wasting

April 4

UH News: University of Houston Leads Effort to Improve Access to Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder


March 24

Symposium Presents Evidence, Practice Updates in Geriatric Medication Safety

March 14

UH Research Symposium Shines Light on Health Challenges Among Refugee Communities


Black History Month Spotlight - Rhedda Onihana

Black History Month Spotlight - Alexxis-Marie Hutson


January 9

Recording Artist, UHCOP Researchers Team on Novel Drug Development Process for COVID-19, Other Diseases