• May 9, 2021

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UTEP Pharmacy Student Awarded National LGBTQ Scholarship

UTEP student-pharmacist William Campillo Terrazas has been awarded a scholarship from the Point Foundation (Point), the nation’s largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) students. Terrazas was one of 16 students chosen to be Point Scholars in 2019 out of 2,100 applicants. In the 2019-20 academic year, 85 LGBTQ students will […]Read More

UTEP Pharmacy Students Hit the Road

From visiting recovering women addicts at a treatment center in Nashville, Tennessee, to standing on the Cliffs of Moher on the western coast of Ireland, UTEP School of Pharmacy (SOP) students have traveled outside their comfort zone this summer to expand their cultural and intellectual horizons. Since March, dozens of students from the Doctor of […]Read More

3-D Printing Expands to School of Pharmacy

Albert Nava’s interest in pharmacy started in middle school when his grandfather suffered a bad reaction to an ingredient in a prescription medication he took. Fortunately, the effects weren’t harmful long-term. But the experience showed Nava how important it is for pharmacists to ensure patients receive medications that are safe, effective and properly formulated to […]Read More

UTEP Grant to Assist with Implementation of Smoke-Free Public Housing

The UTEP School of Pharmacy has been awarded a $180,000 grant from the Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS) to assist Public Housing Authorities (PHAs) in Texas to develop, implement and enforce smoke-free policies. Nora Y. Hernandez, a program coordinator/manager at UTEP, will lead the project as principal investigator with co-principal investigator and School […]Read More

UTEP School of Pharmacy Receives Support for PharmD Program

The Paso del Norte Health Foundation recently awarded $1 million to The University of Texas (UTEP) at El Paso School of Pharmacy (SOP) to support the growth and accreditation of their Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program. “We are grateful to the Paso del Norte Health Foundation for supporting this endeavor,” says Jose O. Rivera, PharmD, […]Read More