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Research Faculty Students

CU Pharmacy first in Colorado to offer graduate-level cannabis education

Industry analysts say the market size of cannabinoid-based pharmaceuticals could generate up to $2 billion by the end of 2020 — and legal sales could earn up to $23 billion by 2025.

Faculty Perspectives: Dr. Laura Borgelt

Hear why Dr. Laura Borgelt chose pharmacy as a career path.

Author cupharmacy | Publish Date March 02, 2015
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Screening Potential Drugs – Thousands of Compounds at a Time

Reprinted from an article in the Aurora Sentinel by Brandon Johansson

Author cupharmacy | Publish Date March 02, 2015
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Governor Hickenlooper Launches “Take Meds Seriously” Campaign at CU’s Skaggs School of Pharmacy

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Governor John Hickenlooper announced an education effort to address the growing problem of the abuse of prescription drugs during a Feb. 24 news conference at the University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy on the Anschutz Medical Campus.

Author cupharmacy | Publish Date February 26, 2015
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Student Perspectives

Hear from University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences students as to why they chose pharmacy as a career path and our school specifically.

Author cupharmacy | Publish Date February 25, 2015
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Help Keep Pharmaceutical Waste Out of the Water

Adam Oderberg, PharmD, Class of 2007
Think of the last time you indulged in a refreshing glass of water.  Any idea how much Cipro was in it?

Author cupharmacy | Publish Date February 25, 2015
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School of Pharmacy In the News


Medicaid, Schools, Pregnancy, Opioids: Here’s Where Colorado’s Cuts May Hurt

news outletCPR
Publish DateJune 13, 2020

Lawmakers have almost finished up work on a drastically slashed budget to keep Colorado’s state finances in the black, but it may be months or even years before the effects truly become apparent.

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The Colorado Sun

Colorado’s rural pharmacies wrestle against big business to remain community cornerstones

news outletThe Colorado Sun
Publish DateMay 11, 2020

1,230 rural pharmacies have closed since 2003, including 45 in Colorado. Some blame benefit management companies that reimburse for medications at less than they cost to buy.

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Medical Xpress

Study pinpoints metrics of cost-effective screening for type 1 diabetes

news outletMedical Xpress
Publish DateMay 06, 2020

Health screenings can catch conditions early, helping patients avoid a condition's worst consequences or even preventing it from developing altogether. Think of mammograms to catch breast cancer early or high blood pressure screening before a person has a stroke. Screening helps pre-symptomatic patients take actions to reduce their risk of a catastrophic outcome.

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