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Olayinka Shiyanbola
Assistant Professor
Olayinka Shiyanbola Honored for Health Equity & Literacy Work

Olayinka Shiyanbola makes history as the first pharmacist appointed to the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Roundtable on Health Literacy, where she will work to advance the national dialogue about health literacy and move research findings into policy and practice. For her research into gender disparities in medication adherence, she also received the Charles E. Gibbs Leadership Prize.

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Featured News

#1 in Wisconsin, #3 in the Nation in 2018 Residency Match Rate

April 19, 2018

UW–Madison School of Pharmacy Leads in Residency Match Rate as Top 5 in the Nation

  The University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Pharmacy ranks number one in Wisconsin and fifth in the country in 2018 residency match rate (PGY1). The School’s PharmD students placed into residency programs at a rate more than 20 percentage points higher than the national average.… Read More

Laurel Legenza

April 2, 2018

Forecasting Antibiotic Resistance with a ‘Weather Map’ of Local Data

By showing where in the state resistance to particular drugs is highest, School of Pharmacy researchers aim to give physicians the tools they need to quickly and accurately choose the best antibiotic.… Read More

Connie Kraus, Mara Kieser

March 30, 2018

Residency Track APPE Gives PharmD Graduates an Edge

In 2018, the UW–Madison School of Pharmacy will offer a residency track APPE in all six of its Wisconsin regions, plus a rural focus APPE, which is one of the first of its kind.… Read More

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Upcoming Events

May 3
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
2018 Busse Lecture (1 of 2): Simon J.L. Billinge, PhD

In the solid state, small molecules such as active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) molecules tend to pack in well defined arrangements leading to different crystalline polymorphs… Read More

May 4
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
2018 Busse Lecture (2 of 2): Simon J.L. Billinge, PhD

ncreasingly we seek smarter ways to deliver therapies in a targeted way. Nanoscience can play an important role in this endeavor… Read More

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