Eshelman School of Pharmacy

Thakker Takes Helm as Interim Dean of Eshelman School of Pharmacy

October 2, 2017

It’s Monday morning, Sept. 18, at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. The dean’s parking spot is empty. So is the dean’s office. It’s Dhiren Thakker’s first day as the interim dean of the School, and he is still in his office on the third floor of Kerr Hall. His car is sitting in its usual place in the deck rather than the front-row spot reserved for the dean. Thakker said he is a couple weeks… Read more »

PharmAlliance Inspires Student Researchers from Abroad

Faculty at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy hosted four students from University College London School of Pharmacy as part of the international PharmAlliance partnership. Final-year pharmacy students at UCL conduct three months of research. PharmAlliance made it possible for these students to travel abroad and research at Eshelman. Evangeline Chai,… Read more »

China Scholarship Council Inks First-of-Its-Kind Agreement with UNC Pharmacy School

The China Scholarship Council (CSC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy to provide financial assistance for Chinese students studying pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In a ceremony at the Carolina Inn on Monday,… Read more »

Eshelman School of Pharmacy Signs Agreement with Shanghai Jiao Tong University

September 15, 2016

After two years of conversations, representatives from the Univerisity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy visited Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) in Shanghai, China, in May to sign a memorandum of understanding formalizing collaboration between the two universities. Stephen Eckel, associate dean for global engagement and a clinical associate professor in the Division… Read more »

K.H. Lee Receives Hong Kong Baptist University Award for Advancing Chinese Medicine

Kuo-Hsiung Lee was chosen to receive the Third Cheung On Tak International Award for Outstanding Contribution to Chinese Medicine from Hong Kong Baptist University’s School of Chinese Medicine. Lee is the Kenan Distinguished Professor of Medicinal Chemistry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Eshelman School of Pharmacy and director of the Natural Products… Read more »