Category: Global Health

Global Health Archives - Page 2 of 2 - School of Pharmacy

Global Health Archives - Page 2 of 2 - School of Pharmacy

Global Health Archives - Page 2 of 2 - School of Pharmacy

WSPS Organ Donation Group Wins 2016 Challenge

School of Pharmacy students participating in the Organ Donation Awareness (ODA) group, one of the community outreach efforts of the Wisconsin Society of Pharmacy Students (WSPS) won the 2016 Organ Donation Challenge Award presented by The American Society of Transplantation (AST) Transplant Pharmacy Community of Practice (CoP). The annual national event relies on collaboration with… Read More

 

Global Health Archives - Page 2 of 2 - School of Pharmacy

Global Health Archives - Page 2 of 2 - School of Pharmacy

Image of Petri dish culture plate smeared with a Clostridium difficile bacterial culture which gave rise to numerous bacterial colonies. In this view, the plate is illuminated using long-wave UV irradiation. causing the bacterial colonies to emit a yellow-green, or chartreuse fluorescent glow.

Research project to address CDI in South Africa

Laurel Legenza, Comparative Health System Global Pharmacy Fellow, and her mentors Warren Rose, associate professor (CHS), and Susanne Barnett, assistant professor (CHS) in the Pharmacy Practice Division at UW-Madison School of Pharmacy are part of a collaborative research project to address Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) in South Africa.… Read More

 

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Senator Baldwin briefed on Global Pharmacy Fellowship

Senator Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) visited Rennebohm Hall in September to learn about the novel Comparative Health System Global Pharmacy Fellowship at the UW-Madison School of Pharmacy. As antibiotic resistance is a growing global problem and a threat to the health of all citizens, the novel fellowship is focusing on antimicrobial stewardship for this first two-year… Read More

 

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Legenza named inaugural fellow in novel global fellowship

Laurel Legenza, alumna of UW-Madison School of Pharmacy and recent graduate with a MS in Health-System Pharmacy Administration degree from the University of Utah, will be the first fellow for the Comparative Health Systems Global Pharmacy Fellowship. The unique, first of its kind fellowship is a collaboration between the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy… Read More

 

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School expands partnerships in South Africa

Trisha Seys Ranola, assistant director, Office of Global Health and clinical assistant professor, along with Pharmacy Practice Division colleagues Barry Gidal, professor (CHS), and Division Chair, and Karen Kopacek, associate professor (CHS) and associate dean, Student & Academic Affairs, travelled to South Africa to meet with faculty at the University of the Western Cape to… Read More

 

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Symposium links human, animal, environmental health

The Global Health Symposium at the University of Wisconsin-Madison reflects a decade of interdisciplinary global health work on campus, says Dr. Christopher Olsen, this year’s keynote speaker. This year’s symposium, “One Health: Making the Connections,” begins at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 1, in the Health Sciences Learning Center. More than 50 students and faculty and staff… Read More