Dr. Kishor Wasan, Professor and Dean of the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, has been selected as the newest jury member for the Prix Galien Canada. He will replace Dr. Jim Blackburn, former Dean of Pharmacy and Nutrition, as the prairie representative on the jury.
SASKATOON – Testing of a protein biomarker that could contribute to a fast, effective and portable test for traumatic brain injuries, commonly known as concussions, is set to begin thanks to funding from the Centre for Drug Research and Development (CDRD) Saskatchewan Innovation Fund at the University of Saskatchewan (U of S).
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iCo Therapeutics Announces Manufacturing Update for Oral Amp B Program
On October 17, 2015, the Public Health Nutrition Research Network hosted their third annual symposium, "Connecting for Food Security: From Local to Global Perspective."
Release on October 14, 2015, by the Government of Saskatchewan
Congratulations to our students who were recognized at the Huskie Athletics All-Academic Team Breakfast on Wednesday, September 23
Dr. Dobson is an associate professor of Social and Administrative Pharmacy and managing director of the MERCURi Research Group. He teaches on a range of topics across the four years of the pharmacy undergraduate program including comparative health systems, pharmacy management, pharmacoeconomics, and health and pharmacy policy.
In February 2015 the University of Saskatchewan (through the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition and VIDO-InterVac), Innovation Saskatchewan, Ag-West Bio and the Centre for Drug Research and Development (CDRD) established a new $2 Million Dollar Innovation Fund (Announcement attached).
Congratulations to Drs. Carol Henry, Susan Whiting and Anas El-Aneed, who are part of the team awarded $37.2 million over seven years by the Canada First Research Excellence Fund for leading-edge research and technology that will transform crop breeding and provide innovative solutions to national and global food security.
Congratulations to Kelly Buxton for receiving a CIHR Canada Graduate Scholarship – Master’s Program award.
The Partnership for Dietetic Education and Practice (PDEP), a national partnership organization involving regulators, educators and Dietitians of Canada, is responsible for developing and maintaining Canadian standards for dietetic education. The Integrated Competencies for Dietetics Education and Practice – 2013 (ICDEP) were developed under PDEP`s direction as were the revised accreditation standards for Dietetics Education programs in Canada.
Congratulations to Dr. Yvonne Shevchuk on being reappointed as the Associate Dean Academic for the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition. The Dean's Office issued the following statement on Wednesday, June 3
Dennis Gorecki, former Dean of the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, has been awarded the 2015 CPhA Meritorious Service Awards. This award recognizes service to the pharmacy profession such that it brings credit and prestige to the profession.
Dr. Carol Henry has been appointed as the Assistant Dean, Division of Nutrition and Dietetics, in the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, effective July 1, 2015 for a three year term.
International projects led by University of Saskatchewan researchers have been awarded $2.2 million from Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC), part of an $8.3 million investment to improve food security with partners in Ethiopia, Nigeria and Benin.
A message from the Pharmacist Association of Saskatchewan
Congratulations on all our winners!
New Fund Established to Support the Advancement of Saskatchewan’s Most Commercially-Promising Health Technologies
Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy Announces 2015 Pillar of Pharmacy Award
New study first to investigate impacts of milk choice in Canadian elementary schools