Fall Ball - A Roaring Good Time!


4th Graders Become Pharmacists for a Day!


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


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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CU Pharmacy at ASHP Midyear 2017

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Several students and faculty from the University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences were at ASHP Midyear 2017, in Orlando, Florida, earlier this month. Attended by more than 25,000 people, ASHP’s (American Society of Health-System Pharmacists) Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition is one of the largest gatherings of pharmacy professionals. Read More

CU Pharmacy Collaborates with Egypt Hospital to Offer PharmD Program

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The University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences has an ongoing relationship with Hospital 57357, also known as Children’s Cancer Hospital Egypt (CCHE) in Cairo, Egypt. The hospital is one of the largest in the world that specializes in children’s cancer. This collaboration makes it possible for the hospital’s “57357 Academy” to now offer a PharmD program. Read More

“Music and Medicine” – Anschutz Campus Choir

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On Tuesday evenings healthcare students, faculty and staff of the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus gather to do something a little different, they sing. They’re members of the Anschutz Campus Choir, formally known as the Arrhythmias. The choir has been a part of the campus for several years. Third year CU Skaggs School of Pharmacy student, Susan Kang, just joined this year. “I’ve always enjoyed singing and just wanted this to be a way to incorporate music into my life, even with my busy school schedule,” she explains. Read More