Insights and commentary from our University experts, thought leaders, and graduate students on pharmaceutical, science, healthcare, and educational topics.

06/23/2015

Student-Athlete Provides Care, Support to Poor Community in Jamaica

Long before Daniel Pineda BI’18 became a student at University of the Sciences, he developed a passion for helping people who were less fortunate than him.

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06/22/2015

Future Physician Assistants to Gain Hands-On Experience During Upcoming Honduras Trip

Aspiring physician assistants Aisha Malik PA’17 and Emily Kobayashi PA’17 are among more than a dozen physician assistant students who will travel to Honduras with Philadelphia University’s Global Medical Brigades chapter from July 25-31 to provide free medical services to those without access to quality healthcare

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06/17/2015

Dr. Cathy Poon Assumes New Leadership Roles at USciences

With nearly 25 years of pharmacy and higher education experience, Cathy Y. Poon, PharmD, has been named the chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice/Pharmacy Administration and associate dean of interprofessional education for Philadelphia College of Pharmacy at University of the Sciences.

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Dr. Marc Campolo Named Associate Dean of Interprofessional Education at USciences

With a commitment toward providing students with multidisciplinary healthcare experience, Marc Campolo, PhD, has been named associate dean of interprofessional education at University of the Sciences.

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USciences Community Gathered for Misher College Retiree Celebration on June 2

The University of the Sciences community gathered to recognize three Misher College of Arts and Sciences faculty retirees during a special on-campus reception in the McNeil Science and Technology Atrium on June 2.

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06/11/2015

Recent Grad Applies Her USciences Education to New Job as Pharmaceutical Scientist

Armed with her hard-earned bachelor’s degree, Cheyanne Kocher PhSci’15 recently started her career as a pharmaceutical scientist at Lannett Company, Inc., a Philadelphia-based company that develops, manufactures, and distributes generic prescription pharmaceutical products.

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06/02/2015

Deptford’s Dr. Bela Peethambaran Receives USciences’ 2015 Lindback Foundation Award

The honor was presented at the University’s 194th Commencement Ceremony on May 20, 2015. Read more: Deptford’s Dr. Bela Peethambaran Receives USciences’ 2015 Lindback Foundation Award

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Philadelphia Inquirer: Winter Academic All-Area Teams

Brianne Traub PharmD'17 and Garret Kerr DPT’17 were named to the Philadelphia Inquirer Winter Academic All-Area Teams while Kerr also was named Performer of the Year

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05/27/2015

NBC 10: Alumna Shay McCray Talks Fight Against MS

Watch Alumna Shay McCray DPT'12 who was interviewed on NBC 10 today about her battle against MS and her fundraising for the MS Society through the MS Muck Fest. Read more at: bit.ly/mccraymuckfest

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What's in store for Philly Beer Week 2015: Yards/USciences Homebrew Analysis Event

The USciences and beer scientists from Yards, Victory, and Dogfish Head will be at stations to give you data on your homebrew including SRM, pH, package CO2, turbidity, and total polyphenols. Read more: What's in store for Philly Beer Week 2015: Yards/USciences Homebrew Analysis Event

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