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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.

A grant from the National Science Foundation will fund ETS protein research and support the foundation's focus to recruit new students into science. Read more.

WSU associate dean to serve on national pharmacy board

photo: Linda Garrelts MacLeanThe American Pharmacists Association (APhA) recently announced that Linda Garrelts MacLean has been elected to serve a three-year term on their board of trustees. MacLean will begin her term at the 162nd APhA annual meeting in San Diego in March 2015.

MacLean is the associate dean for advancement and a clinical professor at the Washington State University College of Pharmacy where she teaches... Read more.

Pharmacy researcher fights skin cancer with Zs

Everyone knows the importance of a good night’s sleep, but many don’t realize that as many as 10 percent of your genes are regulated by the circadian clock.

Shobhan Gaddameedhi, Ph.D., is a new assistant professor in the experimental and systems pharmacology department at the WSU College of Pharmacy who studies how the sleep cycle plays a role in maintaining genomic stability in skin. Read more.

WSU pharmacist honored for community service in Spokane

Colleen Terriff, Pharm.D., was surprised with the Spokane County's Excellence in Emergency Medical Service (EMS) Special Services Award in Spokane, Wash., on June 10, 2014, for her service excellence in emergency preparedness and response in Spokane County in 2013. Read more.


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