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Mon Dec 30, 2019 / Commentary
UCSF School of Pharmacy Dean B. Joseph Guglielmo, PharmD, argues that pharmacists can help reduce the use of unnecessary medications.
Thu Dec 26, 2019
Mutations leading to cystic fibrosis in Latino patients may create treatment disparities, say School scientists
Thu Dec 5, 2019
The two faculty members have spent their careers working to improve therapies to treat disease.
Thu Nov 14, 2019

Dear UCSF School of Pharmacy Family and Friends:

During his sixth State of the University address this past month, Chancellor Sam Hawgood characterized the current age of exponential change as a “dramatic punctuation in the scientific equilibrium” caused by breakthroughs ranging from genomics to technology. The chancellor cautioned that...

Thu Nov 7, 2019
Scientists implanted a prototype kidney bioreactor in large animals without significant safety concerns.
Wed Nov 6, 2019
The Toby Herfindal Presidential Chair for Entrepreneurship and Innovation will be used to support faculty members and/or graduate students in the UCSF School of Pharmacy
Fri Nov 1, 2019
Mitra Assemi and Valerie Clinard were appointed to new associate dean roles in the UCSF School of Pharmacy. Both roles support the School’s evolving doctor of pharmacy (PharmD) degree program.
Mon Oct 28, 2019

We are delighted to announce that, after 62 years in the field, Shu Chien, MD, PhD, professor of bioengineering at UC San Diego is retiring.

Chien was recently feted at a two-day symposium on October 3 and 4 in his honor at the Lifetime Academic Achievement Celebration at UCSD. Among those paying tribute, UCSF Chair of the Department of...

Wed Oct 23, 2019
Getting vaccinated for the flu not only lowers a person’s chance of getting sick, it also helps protect their whole community.