Pharmacy Practice News

BUFFALO, N.Y. — William A. Prescott, Jr., PharmD, has been appointed Chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice, effective January 16, 2020. 
BUFFALO, N.Y.—Brian Tsuji, professor of pharmacy practice and associate dean for clinical and translational sciences, is the principal investigator on a five-year $3.92 million R01 grant from the National Institutes of Health to continue his groundbreaking research to fight antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
The University at Buffalo Department of Pharmacy Practice welcomed Collin Clark (PharmD ’17) as Clinical Assistant Professor on Jan. 1, 2020.
Calvin Meaney (PharmD ’11), clinical associate professor, pharmacy practice, was selected as this year’s New York State Chapter of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Researcher of the Year. 
Faculty, students and alumni from the University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences presented a number of posters at the 2019 American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP) Annual Meeting in New York, N.Y.
The recent measles outbreak across the United States prompted a nearly unanimous plea from providers including doctors, nurses and pharmacists, as they urged the public to get up to date on the MMR vaccine. Despite skepticism from some portions of the population, healthcare professionals remained firm in delivering the message that immunizations are safe and, most importantly, save lives.