2023 Innovation Assessment Winners Horiz

Pharmacy faculty recognized for innovative assessment

Assessment is an integral component of higher education. The HSC College of Pharmacy Assessment Committee recently recognized faculty members and teams for innovative teaching and assessment practices. Imagine playing a Harry Potter-themed Kahoot! game that doubles as an exam review or allowing students to create their own adventures as a learning tool. These innovative ideas…
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Pharmacy showcase event elevates student and trainee experiences

The College of Pharmacy hosted the second annual Showcase Event on Oct. 11 during American Pharmacists Month. The event celebrates the college’s accomplishments in the categories of research, teaching and education, clinical practice and service through poster presentations and table displays. With 57 posters presented by students, faculty, staff and research trainees, 55 competed for…
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Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Taylor Benavides, PharmD

Taylor Benavides, PharmD Assistant Professor in Pharmacotherapy Hometown: Breckenridge, TX With a specialization in internal medicine, Dr. Benavides practices at Medical City Arlington and teaches in the cardiology/renal and infectious diseases courses in the pharmacy program. He is the faculty advisor for the National Hispanic Pharmacists Association (NHPA) student organization.  What does Hispanic Heritage Month…
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College of Pharmacy – Annual Showcase Event, Oct. 11

As we are nearing American Pharmacists Month in October, the College of Pharmacy is gearing up for our second annual Showcase Event on Tuesday, Oct. 11. HSC students, faculty and staff are invited to attend this come-and-go event. College of Pharmacy Showcase Event Tuesday, Oct. 11, 11 am - 2 pm IREB Second Floor Foyer…
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AAPI Spotlight – Asian Pharmacists Association

What does Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month mean to your organization? AAPI month is an opportunity for us to showcase our cultures and celebrate our roots. We hope to continue the tradition of hosting philanthropy events during the entire month to showcase and support Asian-based organizations. As our organization grows, we hope that…
UNT Health Science Center. June 7, 2019.

College of Pharmacy announces faculty promotions

Congratulations to the following faculty on their promotions. We are so proud of their contributions and achievements! Effective September 1, Dr. Rebecca Cunningham will be promoted to Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences. In the Department of Pharmacotherapy, Dr. Crystal (Howell) Hodge and Dr. Brittany (Palasik) Torres will be promoted to Associate Professors, and…
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Pharmacy Internship Elective – Student Spotlights

Internships: Innovation & Entrepreneurship I A new internship elective offers pharmacy students a chance to explore pharmaceutical industry experience with an on-site internship. Students can gain experiential knowledge of biotech startups, incubator laboratories, pharmaceutical and industrial companies, and/or research administration. Apply by April 8 to be considered for interviews. Questions? Contact Rebecca Cunningham, PhD ,…
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DEI Speaker Series – When the Warrior Returns: An Exploration into Veteran Culture & Life

As a combat veteran and psychoanalyst, Mike Kim has helped veterans through war trauma and veteran readjustment for nearly three decades. Join us for an up-close and personal session exploring veteran culture and life on April 7, 3 pm via Zoom. Mike Kim Combat Veteran | Psychoanalyst  Former Monk | War Trauma Counselor Mike Kim…
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Dean’s Digest – March 2022

Read the latest updates from our Dean and HSC College of Pharmacy.
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Alumni Ambassadors Program – College of Pharmacy

  The Alumni Ambassadors Program is a new initiative designed to reinforce social relationships through signature events and class reunions in the HSC College of Pharmacy. Ambassadors serve a term of one-year, with a commitment of four meetings total, in order to plan a signature event during October, which is National Pharmacy Month.  Some Ambassadors…