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Research

Research is a central part of the College of Pharmacy’s mission. College of Pharmacy faculty are active in the scholarship of research, and actively encourage student participation in their research endeavors.

Areas of Focus

The College’s research can be grouped into a few areas of interest, namely:

 

Cardiovascular Medicine

Geriatrics

Immunology and Infectious Disease

Oncology

Pharmaceutics

Translational Research

 

Diabetes and Metabolic syndrome

Health Economics and Clinical Outcomes

Neuroscience

Pharmacogenomics

Toxicology

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Faculty’s Research Interests

Each faculty has the opportunity to create an active research program. Projects range from studying biochemical pathways underlying disease to examining the economics of health care and outcomes of therapy.

Centers

Members of the College of Pharmacy belong to University wide centers including and the Western Diabetes Institute. Such resources foster interprofessional research and development of said research into commercially viable solutions to modern medical problems.