David Chu Receives Prestigious Montgomery Award
David Chu, distinguished research professor emeritus of The University of Georgia College of Pharmacy recently received the prestigious John A. Montgomery award at the XXI International Round Table Society Meeting in Poznan, Poland.
The John A. Montgomery Award has been given biannually to an outstanding scientist in recognition of scientific contribution in the area of nucleosides, nucleotides and nucleic acids that results in significant advances in chemotherapy.
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2014 Homecoming Tailgate, Class Reunions & R.C. Wilson Building 50th Anniversary Celebration on October 4, 2014
Attention Pharmdawgs! Join us on Saturday, October 4th for the 2014 Homecoming Tailgate, Class Reunions for Classes of 2009, 2004, 1999, 1994 and 1989, and 50th Anniversary Celebration of the R.C. Wilson Building. Registration can be completed online at https://gail.uga.edu/events/phar/homecoming-reunion-rc-wilson-50th-anniversary and the festivities begin three hours prior to kickoff. For more information contact Kim Hamby, Director of Alumni Affairs, at email@example.com or 706-542-4536.
In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the RC Wilson Building the UGA College of Pharmacy is collecting favorite stories, memories and experiences from time spent within these walls. We hope you’ll share yours here: https://jfe.qualtrics.com/form/SV_cDaMr8qhcdaQJDL
Nominations Requested: Distinguished Alumnus and Distinguished Service Awards
Calling all nominations! It’s time once again to nominate UGA College of Pharmacy alumni and friends for the Distinguished Alumnus Award and Distinguished Service Award. These awards recognize those who have demonstrated excellence and service to the pharmacy profession. If you know of someone who has made outstanding contributions to the College or to the pharmacy profession please send their name to Kim Hamby, Director of Alumni Affairs, at firstname.lastname@example.org, complete with a brief description of why they are deserving of one of these honors or click here to download the nomination form and email to email@example.com by September 1st. The winners will be announced at this year’s Homecoming Tailgate on Saturday, October 4th.
UGARx Print/Online Changes
Beginning with the Fall 2014 issue of UGARx, we will only be printing and mailing the magazine to those alumni donors and friends who have contributed more than $500 annually to the College of Pharmacy.
All issues of UGARx will continue to be posted on our website (www.rx.uga.edu) for alumni to download and print as they please. We will send emails and online notices to everyone about the quarterly postings of UGARx.
If any alumni would prefer to continue receiving a printed copy, please contact Sheila Roberson, director of publications, at 706-542-5303 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
FAX Your Facts!
Everyone wants to know what’s happening with their classmates but few take the time to mail in the alumni questionnaire at the back of UGARx. Now you can take the quick and easy way! Just FAX your information to Editor, UGARx, 706-542-5269, or email it as an attachment to Sheila Roberson at email@example.com. Mail still works too: Editor, UGARx, College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602. See you in print! Click to download: FAX Facts Form
STAR Award Guidelines and Nomination Form
Nominations are now open for the next College of Pharmacy STAR Award. View details and form