Colorado HOSA Leadership Conference 2018!

CU Pharmacy met with hundreds of high school students interested in health professions


4th Graders Become Pharmacists for a Day!


Fall Ball - A Roaring Good Time!


CU Homecoming 2017

CU Pharmacy students, faculty, alumni and staff celebrate homecoming on the CU Boulder campus


White Coat 2017

Incoming pharmacy students celebrate the beginning of their doctorate journey


Teen’s-Eye View of CU Pharmacy

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The building seemed more exquisite up close than it was from the long distance that I was used to seeing it. The many walls of glass were a vision of innovation, and the renaissance-like structures dotting the exterior landscape of the building paid a respect to tradition. I’d like to think that the University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is innovative, yet values tradition. Read More

CU Pharmacy Alums Gather in Long Beach

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Several University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy Alumni, and even a couple of incoming students, got together in Long Beach, California at the end of February. Dean Ralph Altiere and Associate Dean Laura Borgelt (Class of 1997), along with alumni Charles Brown (Class of 1964) and Katherine Johnson (Class of 2013), hosted the event.  Read More

Dreamland in Denver recap: Busting myths, preconceptions about opioid epidemic

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Most of what you know about opioid pain relievers such as Vicodin and OxyContin is wrong. Your perception of the type of person who becomes addicted to heroin and the underlying causes of the opioid and heroin epidemics might be wrong as well.

Correcting myths and challenging preconceptions were running themes during an evening of TED talk-style presentations about the opioid epidemic held at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in January. Read More

Job Opportunity: Clinical Pharmacist

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Porter Adventist Hospital, part of Centura Health, has an opening for a Clinical Pharmacist. The pharmacist interprets provider orders and prescriptions, compounds and dispenses medications within regulatory guidelines and professional standards. Consults with patients and others as required regarding use of medications and potential drug interactions. Provides drug information to patients, health care workers and others as necessary. Provides oversight and supervision of pharmacy technicians and other supporting staff including directing work flow and assurance of completion of duties.

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