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Gaskins pharmacy scholarship recipients

Andrea FernandezYedeses ShiferawWSU student pharmacists Andrea Fernandez and Yedeses Shiferaw are the 2014 recipients of the Bill Gaskins Pharmacy Scholarship. The scholarship was established to honor Bill Gaskins, class of 1969, when he retired in 2013 after a 43-year career at the Pullman Regional Hospital as the director of pharmacy. The scholarship provides support to student pharmacists training in rural pharmacy. Read more.

Student pharmacists connect with national leaders, dicuss health care advocacy

Career Seminar panel members Dean Gary Pollack, Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers and NACDS President Steven AndersonStudent pharmacists engaged with their federal representative Tuesday about how pharmacists can do more, and how expanding their services is key to addressing the nation’s need for accessible, quality health care.

The gathering was part of the WSU College of Pharmacy’s efforts to offer innovative solutions to address the evolving needs of health care across the country. Read more.

WSU pharmacy professor appointed to drug advisory committee for FDA

Danial Baker, a WSU pharmacy professor, was appointed to serve a four-year term on the United States Food and Drug Administration’s Arthritis Advisory Committee beginning on September 21.

The purpose of the committee is to advise the FDA commissioner on the safety and effectiveness of drug products that are submitted to the FDA to be approved for human use. Read more.

Pharmacy receives grants to study proteins, attract students to science

Pharmacy researcher Gregory Poon just received two new federal grants for his research in Pharmaceutical Sciences and to help recruit new students into science. Read more.


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