Pharmacy students win national competition

The North­eastern team of sixth-​​year stu­dents — Matt Lord, Libbi Rice and Adam MasLasco — bested 90 other stu­dent groups nation­wide in a clin­ical phar­macy chal­lenge that tested their knowl­edge and ability to solve com­plex patient cases.

3Qs: From drug development to treating disease

Man­soor Amiji, dis­tin­guished pro­fessor and chair of phar­ma­ceu­tical sci­ences, tracks the drug dis­covery process, and ana­lyzes how the pur­suit of ‘block­buster’ drugs com­pares to treating patients with rare illnesses