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12 posts from September 2019

09/30/2019

KYW Newsradio: CVS pulls Zantac, generic brand over potential link to cancer

Pardeep Gupta MedC'84, PhD, director of the Industrial Pharmacy Laboratory and Burroughs Wellcome Professor of Pharmaceutics, was interviewed by KYW Newsradio about why pharmacies like CVS are pulling heartburn medicine, Zantac, from the shelves.

09/25/2019

Inside Higher Ed: The Pulse: Learning Technology Entrepreneurs

This month's episode of The Pulse, a podcast hosted by USciences Rodney Murray, features a panel discussion of entrepreneurs talking about bringing learning technologies to market.

09/23/2019

Drug Topics Magazine: The Growing Problem of Pharmacy Deserts

A statistic from a USciences study was shared in a Drug Topics article about pharmacy deserts, or areas with low access to prescription medications.

09/20/2019

Technical.ly: Early Charm Ventures launches Abri Science with $225K in funding

The creation of Abri Science was covered by Technical.ly. The company was launched through a collaboration between USciences, L2C Partners and Early Charm Ventures.

09/18/2019

Inside Higher Ed: USciences, Six Red Marbles to Collaborate on Online Health-Care Programs

Inside Higher Ed published an article detailing the contract between USciences and Six Red Marbles to develop online health-care courses.

09/09/2019

The Science Advisory Board: The drug development industry is hungry for 3D printing – from the 4th Peptide Drug Design & Delivery Summit

Mahima Singh PHD'2020 (pharmaceutical and healthcare business) presented her research on the use of 3D printing in tissue engineering at the 4th Annual Peptime Drug Design and Delivery Summit. The Science Advisory Board shared key points from the conference in an online article.

09/06/2019

My Central Jersey: College Connection: Cut time, money and stress on the road to success

MyCentralJersey shared an article on dual degree programs where students move right into a master's or doctorate upon completion of their undergraduate education. USciences was mentioned as one the universities offering this option.

09/05/2019

Catholic Philly: Local News Where does major push to evangelize the young begin? With a party

A special tribute to Archbishop Charles Chaput will be held at St. Patrick Church near Rittenhouse Square on Saturday, October 5. Catholicphilly.com shared the details, saying the location was chosen with the hopes that students from local universities, including USciences, will attend.

WBRE: Packing solutions to student food insecurity

John Michael Sabatino ESWM'21 spoke with WBRE about USciences participation in a food drive at Geisinger School of Medicine. Together, multiple colleges and universities packed 25,000 meals for families in need.

09/02/2019

Winchester News Gazette: Zachariah Bevins of Greenville, Ohio Enters Professional Pharmacy Program

Dan Hussar PhD, dean emeritus and Remington professor emeritus of pharmacy, served as guest speaker at Cedarville University School of Pharmacy's white coat ceremony. The news was previewed in an online article by the Winchester News Gazette.