Legislatures and hospitals around the country have tightened emergency room prescribing guidelines for opioids to curb the addiction epidemic, but a new USC study shows that approach diverts attention from the main sources of prescription painkillers.
The school’s annual Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (APPE) Fair, held at the Omni Los Angeles Hotel on December 1, 2017, gave third-year PharmD students an opportunity to meet with preceptors first hand and learn about various available APPEs.
A USC faculty member since 1992, Beringer is a practitioner, scholar, educator and researcher whose clinical and translational investigations focus on advancing pharmacotherapy for cystic fibrosis to improve the quality of life for patients.
USC School of Pharmacy doctoral student aims to genetically engineer alternatives to meat that taste like the real thing
Associate Professor Lisa W. Goldstone was elected president of the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP). She will assume the post of president-elect effective July 1, 2018, and take office on July 1, 2019.
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.