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Faculty in Action

Orly Vardeny, PharmD, MS
Associate Professor
Vardeny’s Research: Investigating the effect of heart failure medication

Dr. Vardeny’s work falls within the Practice Advancement & Education area where researchers strive to find new ways to achieve healthy outcomes from drug therapies, increase drug safety and effectiveness, and maximize the benefits of medications for their patients. Her interest in heart failure research focuses on delineating contributions of beta adrenergic pathways on metabolic abnormalities and immune function in patients with heart failure.

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Featured News

Glen Kwon Pharmaceutical Sciences Division

October 19, 2016

Kwon’s startup company advances three-in-one cancer drug

Glen Kwon, professor, in the Pharmaceutical Sciences Division, co-founder and chief scientific officer of Co-D Therapeutics, a University of Wisconsin–Madison spinoff, is developing a three-drug cocktail to battle a wide range of cancers.… Read More

Pedestrians walk across Bascom Hill at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

September 15, 2016

High school students get a first-hand look at pharmacy

This summer 20 Madison area high school students from the Advancement via Individual Determination (AVID)/Teens of Promise (TOPS) program had an opportunity to explore careers in pharmacy.… Read More

Ephrem Aboneh, PhD Candidate in the SAS Division

September 14, 2016

Aboneh wins Gerber Novice Researcher Award

Ephrem Aboneh, a PhD candidate working under the guidance of Michelle Chui, Associate Professor and Vice-Chair, Social and Administrative Sciences Division, has received the novice researcher award from the Gerber Foundation.… Read More

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Upcoming Events

October 29
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Reunion Week – Alumni CE Program

Overview of Invasive Pneumococcal Disease and Current Vaccine Recommendations… Read More

November 5
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Fall 2016 Pharmacy Open House

This event is open to prospective students who are in the process of completing their prerequisite pre-pharmacy course work or in the process of applying to our PharmD program.… Read More

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