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Jennifer Oderinde

Black History Month Profile: Jennifer Oderinde

Sickle cell disease is the most common inherited blood disorder in the U.S., affecting about 100,000 Americans (according to the CDC), but many are still unaware of the disease and its impact on…

Dr. Patrice Davis

Black History Month Profile: Dr. Patrice Davis

UIC College of Pharmacy celebrates Black History Month and the countless contributions that Black pharmacists have made to the profession. This year, we are highlighting several Black alumni to discuss their careers, their…

Dr. Suzanne Soliman

Alumni Profile - Suzanne Soliman, PharmD '04

Suzanne was having a hard time juggling her career and motherhood. So she reached out to a few of her colleagues, former classmates, and friends in pharmacy and realized the critical need for a support network for pharmacist moms.

Opioids

Closing a Door to Opioid Addiction

Five years before the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services declared the opioid crisis a public health emergency in 2017, Dr. Maya Campara, PharmD ’06, noticed kidney donors struggling with the ill effects of opioids.

Ms. Paula Fleming

Women's History Month Profile: Ms. Paula Fleming

For today's highlight, we are honoring Ms. Paula Ann Fleming, who worked in the College of Pharmacy’s Office of Student Affairs (OSA) for over 30 years.

Astellas

A Life-changing Area Partnership

The College’s partnership with Astellas gives students a huge advantage come time for APPE and as they consider their post-graduation pathways.

Dr. Tristesse Burton

Black History Month Profile: Dr. Tristesse Burton

Today we feature Tristesse Burton, PhD ’17, who is currently a Postdoctoral Scholar at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and COO of ArtemisCare, LLC. Since her youth, Dr. Burton has always had…

Dr. Nila Sturlin

Black History Month Profile: Dr. Nila Sturlin

UIC College of Pharmacy celebrates Black History Month and the countless contributions that Black pharmacists have made to the profession. This year, we are highlighting several Black alumni to discuss their careers, their…