Pharm Sci

Kay Family Foundation gives $1.3 million to UCI Center for Healthspan Sciences

Funding will support health coaching, research and educational programs

Pharmaceutical sciences researcher gets NIH award for drug discovery tech development

The National Institutes of Health has granted $2 million to researchers in UCI’s School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences. The new Maximizing Investigators’ Research Award will fund drug discovery technology development in the laboratory of Brian Paegel, UCI professor of pharmaceutical sciences. “The NIH has generously supported my laboratory over the years in reaction miniaturization […]

UCI’s John Chaput and his team have transcribed the Declaration of Independence and the UCI seal to a solution of TNA and recovered them.

John Chaput can store the Declaration of Independence in a single molecule

By using a synthetic genetic polymer, the UCI researcher overcomes prior limitations and lets you hold the world in the palm of your hand

Healthcare worker in gloves drawing vaccine from a vial at Covid vaccination clinic at the Bren Events Center on the UCI campus

UCI pharmacists on the front lines

Long working behind the scenes in COVID-19 research and education, they’re now helping to distribute and administer the vaccine

UCI study first to link disparities and ‘pharmacy deserts’ in California

Findings demonstrate how factors such as poverty further reduce access to pharmacies

Jan D. Hirsch, dean of UCI’s School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences

UCI, UCSD study: People more likely to pick up prescriptions via automated kiosks

Workplace ‘ATMs’ promoted patient health, saved money, maintained quality of care

Mahtab Jafari, UCI professor of pharmaceutical sciences, who created and teaches the Life 101 course.

UCI professor’s life skills course is expanded to all 10 UC campuses

Life 101 teaches students self-care, healthy habits and how to manage stress

Professor Oladele Ogunseitan at Crystal Cove State Beach.

Nine UCI researchers named AAAS fellows

Honor is conferred for distinguished contributions to their fields

Dean of School of Pharmaceurtical Sciences Jan Hirsch

Pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences dean endows Founding Partners Scholarship

For undergraduates, it will help promote diversity, inclusion within new UCI school

Amal Alachkar, a UCI associate professor of teaching in pharmaceutical sciences who led the schizophrenia research study

Schizophrenia: Nurture cannot overcome nature

UCI study could lead to ways of better treating – and possibly preventing – the disorder