Director and Founding Dean Jan Hirsch, explores Patterns of Stress, Coping and Health-Related Quality of Life in Doctor of Pharmacy Students
Kalistyn Burley, a now PharmSci Alum, was prepared to defend her dissertation in person in April. Instead, Burley had a completely virtual experience and defended her dissertation through a computer screen in her own home.
Jenny Nguyen, a third-year earning her BS in Pharmaceutical Sciences, sits down with PharmSci to talk about becoming a Pharmacy Technician while maintaining a full-time schedule as a student.
“Why wait until medical school when I could learn about these subjects in my undergraduate career?”
PharmSci Graduate Students Awarded Faculty Mentor & Graduate Dean’s Dissertation Awards Congratulations are in order to two of PharmSci’s PhD students Jenaro Soto (Melanie Cocco’s lab) and Luiz Moreira Passalacqua (Andrej Luptak’s lab). Jenaro Soto was named the 2019 Faculty Mentor Program (FMP) Awardee. The FMP fellowship caters to PhD students and expects fellows to participateRead more about PharmSci Graduate Students Awarded Faculty Mentor & Graduate Dean’s Dissertation Awards[…]
American Cancer Society awards $660,000 to UCI Cancer Biologist Claudia Benavente Claudia Benavente, assistant professor of pharmaceutical sciences and developmental & cell biology, was awarded a $660,000 Research Scholar Grant through the American Cancer Society (ACS). Professor Benavente joins an elite company of scientists and health care professionals who have received awards from the ACSRead more about American Cancer Society awards $660,000 to UCI Cancer Biologist Claudia Benavente[…]
Spotlight on Miles Kubota: RNA Chemical Biologist, soon to be PhD graduate, & Judo Green Belt This academic year, five of our PhD students defended their dissertations and are moving to the next stage of their careers post-UCI. Each individual’s journey through graduate school is different, so we asked our students to reflect on theirRead more about Spotlight on Miles Kubota: RNA Chemical Biologist, soon to be PhD graduate, & Judo Green Belt[…]
Anjelica Cardenas awarded Ford Foundation 2018 Predoctoral Fellowship Award PhD student Anjelica Cardenas from the Lotfipour Lab has received the prestigious Ford Foundation 2018 Predoctoral Fellowship Award. This fellowship is sponsored by the Ford Foundation and administered by the Fellowships Office of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Through its Fellowship Programs, the FordRead more about Anjelica Cardenas awarded Ford Foundation 2018 Predoctoral Fellowship Award[…]
Study Tips and Techniques We’ve put together this guide to optimize the study routines of new students at UCI and increase academic performance. Every class is different so students should tailor the guide to meet their needs as the quarter progresses. Standard Study Routine In Early/ Out Late: Come to campus in the morning beforeRead more about Study Tips and Techniques[…]
Stephanie Wu presents at Cancer Research in Progress Talk PhD Candidate Stephanie Wu from the Benavente Lab presented at the 2nd annual Cancer Research-in-Progress Talk for the UCI Cancer Research Institute (CRI), an organized research unit at UCI comprised of 49 faculty affiliates from the UCI Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and departments in the Schools of Biological Sciences,Read more about Stephanie Wu presents at Cancer Research in Progress Talk[…]