The UAMS College of Pharmacy offers a wide range of student pharmacist research opportunities in the areas of pharmaceutical, biomedical, social, behavioral, administrative, and clinical pharmacy. As research is a cornerstone to the future of the pharmacy profession, our faculty have made a commitment that research be an integral component of the students’ education.
2017 Summer Research Opportunities:
Arkansas Children’s Hospital
- Ariel Berlinski, MD
Particle Size Characterization of Albuterol delivered by metered dose inhaler and soft mist inhaler through endotracheal tubes
- Holly Maples, Pharm.D.
Pediatric Antimicrobial Stewardship
UAMS Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
- Howard Hendrickson, Ph.D.
Pharmacokinetic Analysis of Goldenseal Supplement in Adults
- Snehalata Pawar, Ph.D.
Investigating the mechanism of the underlying sensitivity of C/EBPδ-deficient cells to chemotherapeutic agents
- Narsimha Reddy Penthala, Ph.D.
Synthesis of novel small molecule anti-leukemic agents
- Elvin T. Price Pharm.D., Ph.D.
Nuclear Receptor Gene Networks and Cardimetabolic Disease
- Daohong Zhou, MD, Ph.D.
Identification and characterization of novel senolytic drugs for the treatment of age-related diseases
UAMS Department of Pharmacy Practice
- Schwanda Flowers, Pharm.D., & Seth Heldenbrand, Pharm.D.
Evaluation of Admissions criteria to predict success/difficulty in the PharmD curriculum
- Amy M. Franks, Pharm.D., & Nalin Payakachat, Ph.D.
Factors Associated with Scholarly Pursuits Among Pharmacy Practice Faculty
- Drayton A. Hammond, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS, BCCCP
Developing and validating algorithms for electrolyte replacement
- Lisa C. Hutchison, Pharm.D., MPH, BCPS
Medication Use in Greenhouse Project Nursing Home
- Jacob T. Painter, Pharm.D., Ph.D., MBA
Prognostic significance of stratified elevations or depressions in biomarkers and laboratory values in patients with severe sepsis or septic shock
- Benjamin Teeter, Ph.D.
The ASTHO Project / Opioid Misuse Project / Prescribers, Pharmacists, and the Opioid Dilemma: A multisite qualitative study