Topic: Division of Pharmaceutics

Pioneering Engineer Elected into Prestigious Institute of Medicine

Oct. 13, 2008

Nicholas A. Peppas was elected today to the Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academy of Sciences, becoming the first faculty member from The University of Texas at Austin to receive this honor--the highest recognition a scientist or engineer in the medical sciences can receive in the United States.

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University of Texas at Austin Pharmacy Researcher Receives $2.6 Million to Develop Vaccine Against Ebola Virus

April 30, 2008

Dr. Maria Croyle, associate professor of pharmaceutics at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy, has received $2.6 million to develop a vaccine against Ebola virus infection.

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Insulin Pill Possibilities Starting to Gel; Engineer Reports Significant Progress

April 28, 2008

Insulin pills to replace the injections necessary for those suffering from diabetes appear closer to reality through new research by chemical and biomedical engineers at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Prof. chosen to lead college division

Oct. 18, 2007
Prof. chosen to lead college division

Robert O. Williams III has been named to lead the College of Pharmacy's Division of Pharmaceutics. He replaces James W. McGinity, professor of pharmaceutics, who will remain in the division to focus on his research and teaching.

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