Houda Alachkar, PharmD, PhD, won an American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Research Institute Futures Grant for the project “Pharmacogenomics of Age-Specific, Asparaginase-Induced Hepatotoxicity in Patients with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia” under the mentorship of Enrique Cadenas, MD, PhD.
A pioneering study co-authored by USC School of Pharmacy Associate Professor Stan Louie sheds light on why overweight patients often face greater challenges in overcoming cancer.
Yong (Tiger) Zhang, PhD, assistant professor of pharmacology and pharmaceutical sciences, was awarded the 2017 New Investigator Grant by the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) Foundation.
Many people had tried to help Mike Metcalfe along the way, but Steven Chen, associate dean for clinical affairs, came along at the right time and took the right approach. Chen didn’t see a lost cause — he saw an opportunity.
USC School of Pharmacy student organizations hosted nearly 200 participants, including industry leaders and elected officials, at the School’s annual Legislative Day on Friday, November 3.
Raffi Svadjian has accepted the role of Executive Director of Community Pharmacies, effective November 1, Dean Vassilios Papadopoulos and Steven Chen, Associate Dean for Clinical…
The first-of-its-kind program builds core knowledge and strategic skills for success in the dynamic biopharmaceutical industry, emerging devices and diagnostics, managed care and other health-related ventures.
A USC Schaeffer Center op-ed in U.S. News and World Report, published Oct. 10, highlights the USC School of Pharmacy’s work to help seniors save money by switching prescription drug plans.
Over the past six decades, Professor Mel Baron has served the pharmacy field as an entrepreneur, provider, educator and consultant. Still, his wide-ranging career has always circled back to USC.
The new major enables USC undergraduates to explore all aspects of drug development — from drug origins and composition to toxicology and transformation into therapeutic applications.