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White Paper Spotlights Safe, Appropriate Methadone Use in Hospice and Palliative Care

July 2, 2019

Publication offers guidance for hospice and palliative care practitioners that aims to maximize benefits and minimize risks of methadone therapy in patients with serious illness.

SOP’s Pixley Receives University Employee of the Month Award

December 11, 2018

Erika Pixley, MBA, earns recognition as “the glue” to the School of Pharmacy’s Online Master of Science and Graduate Certificates in Palliative Care program.

SOP’s McPherson Named Visionary in Hospice and Palliative Medicine

November 21, 2017

American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine honors leaders in the specialty.

School of Pharmacy Launches New, Online Graduate Program in Palliative Care

March 27, 2017

Interprofessional program will provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to help improve the quality of life for patients and their families facing a serious illness.

School of Pharmacy’s McPherson Honored with Leading AACP Award

April 23, 2013

The Robert K. Chalmers Distinguished Pharmacy Educator Award recognizes an individual’s excellence in pharmacy education.

2012 Teacher of the Year

October 21, 2012

Mary Lynn McPherson turns pain into smiles. As professor and vice chair of academic affairs at the School of Pharmacy, McPherson does this for students, patients, and faculty colleagues.