Research

At Northeastern, research, scholarship and creative activity make an impact on the world.

Pharmacy Recognition at Northeastern University's Innovation and Scholarship Expo
Pharmacy Recognition at Northeastern University's Innovation and Scholarship Expo
At the 2016 Northeastern University Research, Innovation and Scholarship Expo (RISE), Doctor of Pharmacy students Kevin DeLeonardo and Alyssa Long received first place honors for their project which was an assessment of pharmacy student didactic and clinical preparedness surrounding LGBT and mental illness patient populations.  Overall, their findings indicated that classmates were very knowledgeable about ...more
Jeanne Madden Lead Author in Study of Electronic Health Records
Jeanne Madden Lead Author in Study of Electronic Health Records
In the first known study to examine the completeness of clinical data in a large electronic health record (EHR), researchers from Harvard Medical School’s Department of Population Medicine at the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute found substantial missing data, with profound implications for clinical care, medical research, and public health. The study is published on-line ...more
Torchilin Study Addresses Unmet Needs in Cancer Therapy
Torchilin Study Addresses Unmet Needs in Cancer Therapy
Vladimir Torchilin, PhD was awarded a $1.5 grant from the National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute, which will fund a five-year study focused on introducing a novel class of simple-to-prepare therapeutic preparations, that when combined with traditional chemotherapy, could provide a promising strategy against multidrug resistant (MDR) tumors. His work on the project is entitled ...more

Because hands-on research and real-world experience are at the heart of the health professions, Bouvé students are offered an array of learning opportunities through our partnership with centers which focus on topics as diverse as pharmaceutical biotechnology and urban health. Applying theory to real world issues in conjunction with industry and University faculty, our students are well-equipped to meet the professional demands of their respective careers. There are currently six research centers within the School of Pharmacy.

In addition, faculty in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences are also affiliated with the following Centers and Programs at Northeastern University: