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Pharmaceutical Industry Seek Stronger Ties with Academia in Bid to Speed Up Drug Development
22 June 2011

When pharmaceutical company Pfizer announced on June 8 that it is teaming up with eight research institutions in the Boston area to hunt for candidate drugs, the news was cheered ... read more »

Hawaii Community Foundation funds College of Pharmacy faculty to study breast cancer
21 June 2011

An assistant professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Hawaii at Hilo was awarded a grant from the Hawaii Community Foundation for breast cancer research.Dr ... read more »

A call for a moratorium on new pharmacy schools
16 June 2011

In the past few months I have overheard something that in my 55 years as a practicing pharmacist has never been discussed: There are too many pharmacists in the marketplace ... read more »

Univeristy of Florida [USA] launches new online master’s degree for patient-care pharmacists
16 June 2011

The University of Florida College of Pharmacy is launching an online Master of Science in Pharmacy in Medication Therapy Management degree, with classes starting this month. The program is the ... read more »

Cardinal Health Supports Future Pharmacists With $1.1 Million Pharmacy Scholarship Program
14 June 2011

As part of its continuing commitment to supporting future pharmacists, Cardinal Health today announced a new college scholarship program, making $1.1 million in scholarship funds available to thirteen pharmacy ... read more »

Pharmaceutical industry and university create Manchester Collaborative Centre for Inflammation Research
13 May 2011

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), The University of Manchester, and AstraZeneca announce today the creation of the Manchester Collaborative Centre for Inflammation Research (MCCIR), a unique collaboration to establish a world-leading translational centre ... read more »

Qatar University's College of Pharmacy signs MOU with College of Pharmacy of Medical University of South Carolina
26 April 2011

Qatar University's College of Pharmacy (CPH) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to partner with the College of Pharmacy of the Medical University of South Carolina, US. The ... read more »

Interview with AIM Member - Dr Peter Jewesson, Qatar University College of Pharmacy
16 March 2011

Recently, FIP had the opportunity to talk with Dr. Peter Jewesson, Dean of the Qatar University College of Pharmacy regarding the school’s Canadian accreditation as well as the upcoming ... read more »

Outcome Statement from 2nd Global Forum on Human Resources for Health
24 February 2011

From the 25th- 29th January 2011, FIP has been shared its work and experience on pharmaceutical sector human resources and pharmacy education with a global audience working in Human Resources ... read more »

SK Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education and Research initiatives Pharma Entrepreneurship Development Program
21 February 2011

In recent news, the SK Patel College of Pharmaceutical Education and Research has formally signed a Memorandum of Understanding [MOU] with following companies of repute to share the resources and ... read more »

Interview with AIM Member Dean Dr. James Kehrer
18 February 2011

On February 9th, FIP  interviewed Dr. James Kehrer, Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada.  In addition to the current ... read more »

"Side Effects" dance performance at the London School of Pharmacy
03 February 2011

Side Effects is a unique collaboration with The School of Pharmacy, University of London and The Royal Pharmaceutical Society, investigating social pharmacy questions through intergenerational community workshops, performance and audience ... read more »

Unique partnership will promote sustainability training for pharmacists
17 January 2011

The University of the Sciences (USciences) in Philadelphia [USA] has partnered with Practice Greenhealth (PGH), an organization supporting eco-friendly practices in health care.  The first-of-its kind partnership will develop and ... read more »

Manipal University collaborates with University of Mississippi Medical Centre
17 January 2011

Manipal University and the University of Mississippi Medical Center signed a Memorandum of Understanding on January 10, 2011 to collaborate in the field of health scientific research, education, services and ... read more »

New PharmD degree is the right Rx for health care in Alberta
06 January 2011

A longstanding prescription for the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Science has been filled.The U of A’s board of governors approved the creation of ... read more »

MIPS attracts in excess of $3 million in NHMRC project grant funding
06 January 2011

Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS) has attracted in excess of $3 million in research funding through the prestigious National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) project grant scheme."This ... read more »

Trinity college Dublin Proposed Reforms to Pharmacy Studies Present Challenges
16 December 2010

Pharmacy students across Ireland are headed for a big change with the announcement of comprehensive reforms to the education system made by the Minister of Health and Children. Mary Harney ... read more »

Dusquene opens first off-campus, community pharmacy in the US designed and operated by a school of pharmacy
16 December 2010

Duquesne’s Center for Pharmacy Services will open to the community at 9 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 20. It is the first off-campus, community pharmacy in the country [United ... read more »

PJ Online hosts career site
16 December 2010

The Pharmaceutical Journal online is now hosting Tomorrow's Pharmacist - a one-stop shop for information and resources about a career in pharmacy. Whether you are a pharmacy student, preregistration trainee ... read more »

New College of Medicine Launched in London (UK)
16 December 2010

In late October London (UK) saw the opening of a  new College of Medicine, a professional institution that brings doctors and all healthcare professionals together with scientists and patients in ... read more »