Health Care Reform

SOP’s Annual Pumpian Lecture Shows Quality is King in Health Care Reform

December 2, 2014

Speaker Laura Cranston emphasizes the importance of quality measures to improve health care and examines how those measures might impact the future of pharmacy practice.

SOP Hosts APhA Foundation’s Inaugural Pinnacle Awards Lecture

September 30, 2014

Presented by El Rio Community Health Center – a 2014 Pinnacle Award recipient – this lecture spotlighted best practices in pharmacy practice innovation.

Rodriguez de Bittner Named 2013 Founders Week Entrepreneur of the Year

October 7, 2013

Magaly Rodriguez de Bittner, PharmD ’83, BCPS, CDE, FAPhA, professor and chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, recognized for her work as director of the Center for Innovative Pharmacy Solutions.

Students Advocate in Annapolis for the Pharmacy Profession

March 2, 2013

During the 2013 session of the Maryland General Assembly, student advocates from the School of Pharmacy had an extraordinary opportunity to encourage legislators to support the rapidly expanding role of pharmacists in health care.

SOP CIPS Program Responds to Expanding Needs of Health Care Reform

November 12, 2012

Knowledge Enterprise, an online continuing education portal for pharmacists, is part of the School’s ‘game-changing’ Center for Innovative Pharmacy Solutions.

George Barrett, Chairman and CEO of Cardinal Health, Visits SOP

October 17, 2012

Industry leader delivers lecture about the state of health care and today’s job market, addressing questions from students as they consider the next steps in their careers.

School of Pharmacy’s SNPhA Attends NPhA Annual Conference in Las Vegas

August 23, 2012

University of Maryland Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA) Gains Wealth of Experience at the National Pharmaceutical Association’s (NPhA) 65th Annual Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada