FDA Awards Two Grants, $1.2 Million to Center for Translational Medicine

January 12, 2015

Grants will support the development of quantitative pharmacometric models to advance the evaluation of generic drugs.

CERSI-Sponsored Conference Brings “Big Data” Experts to UMB

February 25, 2014

Researchers from academia, government, and industry discuss how increasingly large, complex datasets can be harnessed to improve the drug development process.

SOP Talent Competition Highlights Student Innovation in Regulatory Science

February 6, 2014

M-CERSI’s “America’s Got Regulatory Science Talent” judges award student first prize for new technology to combat worldwide counterfeit drug crisis.

SOP Awarded Federal Contract to Study Abuse Deterrence of Opioid Drugs

November 6, 2013

Research seeks to improve formulation and manufacturing of opioid medications; deter individuals from abusing powerful pain relievers.

Grants Totaling a Potential $5M Awarded to SOP Researcher

October 10, 2013

Audra Stinchcomb, PhD, will use awards to advance transdermal and topical drug delivery research.

School of Pharmacy Hosts Second Annual M-CERSI Day

September 13, 2013

Forum brings together FDA scientists, the University of Maryland community, and members of the public to discuss current issues in regulatory science and ongoing M-CERSI research, training, and exchange activities.

SOP Faculty Testify During FDA Generic Drug Regulation Public Meeting

July 3, 2013

Drs. Hoag and Polli examine current regulatory science initiatives aimed at generic drugs and discuss ways in which existing initiatives can be improved.

UM School of Pharmacy Hosts Successful Korean/FDA Workshop

April 3, 2013

Pharma officials from South Korea visit with the School’s faculty, eye space in University of Maryland BioPark, and help educate many of the School’s students for a week.

Student Talent Competition Focuses on Improvements in Regulatory Science

February 5, 2013

“America’s Got Regulatory Science Talent” judges award student first prize for his guidelines to improve reporting of adverse medication events to the Food and Drug Administration.

2012-2013 UM-CERSI Awards Announced

December 7, 2012

The University of Maryland Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation (UM-CERSI) recently awarded two Innovation Awards and two Innovations in Minority Health Awards to recognize pioneering research initiatives in regulatory science.

Ellis S. Grollman Lecture Brings Leaders in Pharmaceutical Sciences to SOP

November 15, 2012

Leslie Benet, PhD, professor and former chair of the Department of Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), delivers keynote address.

School of Pharmacy’s Augsburger Receives Top Industry Award

October 15, 2012

Professor emeritus is internationally recognized for his research and mentoring in pharmaceutics, drug process engineering, and in dietary supplements.