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Northeastern APhA-ASP Chapter Makes History at Annual Meeting
Northeastern APhA-ASP Chapter Makes History at Annual Meeting
(By: Anthony Zaki, P3 PharmD Student) The Northeastern University Chapter of the American Pharmacists Association - Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) had much to celebrate at this year's annual meeting in San Diego as it was presented with the APhA-ASP National Award for Most Improved Chapter, and as one of its own, Lucianne West, a ...more
Michael Gonyeau receives Bouvé Distinguished Educator Award
Michael Gonyeau receives Bouvé Distinguished Educator Award
The Bouvé College Distinguished Educator Award, recognizing a faculty member's continuing commitment to outstanding teaching and related activities, was awarded to Clinical Professor Michael Gonyeau, a member of the Department of Pharmacy and Health Systems Sciences. The award recognizes a full-time faculty member who has demonstrated a pattern of excellence in teaching. Dr. Laura ...more
Leading Researcher on Medication Use in Nursing Homes Joins Northeastern
Leading Researcher on Medication Use in Nursing Homes Joins Northeastern
Associate Professor Becky Briesacher, an international authority on the clinical, economic and policy issues surrounding medication prescribing and reimbursement for older adults who reside in nursing homes joined the Department of Pharmacy and Health Systems Sciences this past fall.   Dr. Briesacher, the recipient of well over $ 5 million in funding from the National Institutes ...more
Pharmacy Student Presents Research on the Effects of ECMO-Associated Sedative Clearance at Critical Care Congress
Pharmacy Student Presents Research on the Effects of ECMO-Associated Sedative Clearance at Critical Care Congress
At the recent Society of Critical Care Medicine World Congress in Phoenix, AZ, Joshua Etheridge, PharmD 2017, presented the results of a research collaboration with Tufts Medical Center and Columbia NewYork Presbyterian Medical Center that characterized the incidence, risk and outcomes associated with ECMO-associated sedative clearance. Most of Joshua’s research was completed during a 4-month ...more
SAVE THE DATE: CDD Annual Symposium, Friday, May 15, 2015
SAVE THE DATE: CDD Annual Symposium, Friday, May 15, 2015
The Center for Drug Discovery warmly invites alumni of the School of Pharmacy to attend our annual symposium on “Current Trends in Drug Abuse Research” on Friday, May 15, 2015 at Northeastern’s Fenway Center (77 St Stephen Street).  This annual, one-day symposium brings together renowned scientists and clinicians from academia, industry and the National Institutes ...more
Dr. Maura Daly Iversen, chair of the department is selected as the Catherine Worthingham Fellow of the American Physical Therapy Association, June 2015.
Dr. Maura Daly Iversen, chair of the department is selected as the Catherine Worthingham Fellow of the American Physical Therapy Association, June 2015.
Catherine Worthingham, PT, PhD, FAPTA, was a change agent who was effective, respectful, and honest, and motivated others to make an impact within the physical therapy profession. She was also a visionary who demonstrated leadership across the domains of advocacy, education, practice, and research. The purpose of the Catherine Worthingham Fellow designation (FAPTA) is to honor ...more