Yao Yao awarded $1.88 million NIH research project grant
Yao Yao awarded $1.88 million NIH research project grant

Congratulations to Dr. Yao Yao, Assistant Professor in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, who has been awarded an R01 from the National Institutes for Health for $1.88 million for five years

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Neil Grimsey receives Junior Faculty Seed Grant
Neil Grimsey receives Junior Faculty Seed Grant

Dr. Neil Grimsey, Assistant Professor in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, has received a Junior Faculty Seed Grant in the STEM Program from the Office of the Vice President for Research.

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Henry Young featured on UGA’s Solving Grand Challenges website
Henry Young featured on UGA’s Solving Grand Challenges website

Dr. Henry N. Young, Associate Professor in Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy and Director of Pharmaceutical Health Services, Outcomes and Policy, is a featured faculty member on the “Solving Grand Challenges”

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Researchers find new drug targets for deadly lung disease
Researchers find new drug targets for deadly lung disease

Researchers at the University of Georgia have discovered two new drug targets to treat Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, or ARDS, a life-threatening lung condition that makes breathing difficult or impossible.

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Melody Sheffield, Pharm.D., named new Interim Dean at College’s Albany campus
Melody Sheffield, Pharm.D., named new Interim Dean at College’s Albany campus

Melody Clay Sheffield has been named the new Interim Assistant Dean for Professional Affairs at the College of Pharmacy’s extended campus in Albany. She will continue in her duties as

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PBS hosts Research Day 2019 at College of Pharmacy
PBS hosts Research Day 2019 at College of Pharmacy

Research Day 2019 was a great success, thanks to many from UGA College of Pharmacy’s Department of  Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences.  This annual event showcases research conducted by our undergraduate

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Chris Bland featured on UGA’s Focus on Faculty
Chris Bland featured on UGA’s Focus on Faculty

Shout out to Dr. Chris Bland, who featured in UGA’s Focus on Faculty! Dr. Bland is a clinical associate professor at our extended campus in Savannah. In the feature, Dr.

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Scott Pegan named permanent director of UGA’s Center for Drug Discovery
Scott Pegan named permanent director of UGA’s Center for Drug Discovery

Dr. Scott Pegan, Associate Professor in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, has been named the permanent director of UGA’s Center for Drug Discovery. According to Dean Kelly Smith, “Scott has been

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Brian Cummings is New Department Head for Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences
Brian Cummings is New Department Head for Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences

Dr. Brian S. Cummings has been appointed permanent Department Head for Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences at the College of Pharmacy. A proven leader in the college, Dr. Cummings previously served

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UGA College of Pharmacy and CDC develop single-dose vaccine to protect against Crimean-Congo Hemorraghic Fever Virus
UGA College of Pharmacy and CDC develop single-dose vaccine to protect against Crimean-Congo Hemorraghic Fever Virus

Athens, Ga. – Research teams at the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, led by Associate Professor Scott Pegan, in collaboration with the Centers

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