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News Releases 2016


Honors College Undegrad Earns Travel, Poster Awards for Study on Novel Drug

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

PHOP Research on Parental Stress Among ISPOR European Congress Poster Finalists


Cuny Awarded $3.8M NIH Grant to Develop Novel Drugs Against Infectious Waterborne Parasite

Cuellar, Zatopek Receive College's Alumnus of Year, Meritorious Achievement Awards

Mading Society Welcomes 5 New Members, Bestows Red Coats to 3 Milestone Donors

College Welcomes Sai Sudha Koka as Research Assistant Professor

UHCOP Chapter Wins NCPA Simplify My Meds Challenge; Past President Earns Scholarship

2 Pharmaceutics Ph.D. Students Earn American College of Clinical Pharmacology Awards


College Welcomes 4 Faculty in Pharmacy Practice and Translational Research

4 Faculty Researchers Join Pharmacological and Pharmaceutical Sciences Department

Postdoc Earns AHA Kidney Council New Investigator Travel Award to Present at Hypertension 2016

Family of Alumna, NASA Pharmacologist Lakshmi Putcha Creates Endowment in Pharmaceutics

Sept. 23 PPTR Seminar Features Renowned HIV Researcher, Educator Gene Morse

Pharmacokinetics Symposium Sept. 23 to Honor Late UH Alumna, NASA Pharmacologist Lakshmi Putcha

College Mourns Passing of Retired Pharmaceutics Professor Vishnu D. Gupta

Hussain Receives New $1.7M NIH Funding for Obesity-associated Hypertension Research


Kappa Psi Donates Nearly $1,000 in Mr. Pharmacy Pageant Proceeds to American Red Cross

Students Earn Clinical Skills Competition Title, Chair Appointments at SNPhA Nationals

Pharmacy Students Provide 2,800 Screenings, Health Interactions at Mayor's Back 2 School Fest

PPS Symposium Showcases Pharmacology, Pharmaceutics and Medicinal Chemistry Research


Sanofi Backs Fleming's Prescriber Webinar to Boost Statin Guidelines Adoption, Adherence

Emeritus Lemke Honored with AACP Chemistry Section's James Wynn Memorial Award

Golf Classic Proceeds Total $11,400 for Student Scholarship, Travel Awards

Student Gains Pharmacy Academia Insight as AACP Walmart Scholar

Leadership Post, Scholarships for UHCOP Students at TPA 2016

Regeneron Funds Abughosh Study on Motivational Interviewing, Statin Adherence

UHCOP Students Attend APhA Summer Leadership Institute in Washington, D.C.


Faculty Receive SIDP Awards, Support for HIV Residency, C diff. Research

UHCOP Team Participates in APhA Institute on Alcoholism and Drug Dependencies

College Joins AACP's Nationwide Initiative to Save Lives, Reduce Opioid Abuse

Alumni, Friends Drive Pharmacy Fairway for UHCOP Pharm.D. Students

Graduate Students Land Internships in Pharmaceutical, Consulting Sectors


Faculty, Student Startup Among 'Most Promising Life Science Companies'

Pharm.D. Student Strengthens Leadership Skills at Cardinal Health Conference

PHOP Team Takes Research Competition Trophy at ISPOR International Meeting

4 PHOP Projects Among ISPOR Research Posters Finalists

College Honors its Own for Teaching, Research and Service Excellence

Clostridium difficile Gulf Coast Collaborative Meets June 4 at UH

College Hosts 43rd Annual MALTO Medicinal Chemistry-Pharmacognosy Meeting

UH Hails McConnell, Wanat for Undergraduate Research Mentoring and Teaching

College Recognizes Preceptors for Excellence in Experiential Education

Graduating Students Honored for Scholarship, Service and Practice Skills

College Celebrates Class of 2016 Graduates, Golden Cougars at Convocation


Alumnae Win TSHP Administrative, Clinical Poster Categories

Students Secure Division Title, Honorable Mentions at TSHP Seminar

PHOP Doctoral Candidate Inducted into Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

Project on COPD Patients in Medicare Gap Strikes Gold at AMCP Meeting

Student, Faculty Among Awardees, New Leaders at ASIOA's 34th Annual Meeting

UHCOP Students, Alumni and Faculty Among Presenters, Competitors at TSHP

Trivedi Earns AACR Minority-serving Institution Faculty Scholar in Cancer Research Award

Suryavanshi Takes 3rd for Cardiovascular Pharmacology Presentation at EB 2016 


HOPA Honors Trivedi for Breast Cancer Research Paper

Delta Delta Captures Chapter of Year in Kappa Psi Southwest Province

Martinez Receives FASEB-MARC Travel Award, Invite for EB Oral Presentation

Wanat Earns SCCM Texas Chapter's Service Award for Education

Aparasu Tapped for Fulbright Specialist Roster

ASP Chapter Takes Operation Diabetes 2nd Runner-up at Nationals


Ghose, McConnell Graduate from Cougar Chairs Leadership Academy 

UH Hosts Groundbreaking Ceremony for Pharmacy's Future Home 

Tam Studies Benefits, Adverse Events in Combinatorial Antimicrobial Therapy

UH NCPA Chapter Hosts 'Meet & Greet' for Students, Independents

AACP Grant Supports Sofjan's Probe of Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis

McGregor Wins UH APhA-ASP Patient Counseling Competition


UHCOP Advisor Gould Named UH Graduate School's Advisor of Month

Wanat Elected to Top Office of Society of Critical Care Medicine-Texas Chapter

Walgreens Diversity & Inclusion Gift Supports Scholarships, Programs

Aparasu Tapped for ISPOR Meeting Research Review Committee Co-chair

UHCOP, SSHP Welcome Pharmacy Leader Ginsburg to Residency Mentoring Social