Pharmaceutical Sciences Alumni Career Pathways


Siva Kasinathan - PhD/MD, University of Seattle

Michelle Stammet - PharmD, University of Iowa


Bao Vu:  PhD - Microbiology, University of Iowa

Sara Moritz: BSN, Chamberlain College of Nursing

Greg Walker:  Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Wisconsin

Brady Wolfe: Regional Director, Sigma Phi Epsilon


Andrew Davis: Research Asst. in Protein Chemistry, Covance Inc.

Mai Tu: PhD - Pharmaceutics, University of Iowa

Evan Ball: Post-baccalaureate IRTA Fellowship, National Institutes of Health

Kelly Krogh: PhD - Pharmacology, University of Minnesota

Andrew Davis: Research Assistant, Lancaster Labs

Karen Vrban: Admissions Representative, ITT Technical Institute


Alex Grill: PhD - Pharmaceutics, University of Minnesota


Natalie Arter: PhD - Integrated Life Sciences, Northwestern University

Thomas Diezi: PhD - Pharmaceutics, University of Wisconsin

Stacie Holmgren: MD, SUNY Stony Brook

Matt Rosebraugh: PhD - Pharmaceutics, University of Iowa


Bob Berendt: Two year postdoctoral fellowship at the FDA

PhD - Pharmaceutics - University of Kansas

  • Recipient of the Madison and Lila Self Graduate Fellowship

Liz Carr: MD, Emory University

Luke Freml: DDS, University of Iowa

Eric Gorman: PhD- Pharmaceutics, University of Kansas

Matt St. George: DDS, University of Missouri


Sarah Nehm: PhD - Pharmaceutics, University of Michigan

Lisa (Stalheim) Crose: PhD - Pharmacology, University of North Carolina; Post-Doc, Duke University


Sarah Ronnebaum: Postdoctoral fellowship at UNC - Chapel Hill

PhD - Pharmacology and Post-Doc - Duke University

  • Recipient of the James B. Duke Graduate Fellowsh ip

Jona Rushing: MD - University of Iowa

Josh Sandquist: PhD - Pharmacology - Duke University

  • Recipient of the James B. Duke Graduate Fellowship
  • Recipient of a Howard Hughes Pre-Doctoral Fellowship


Angie Arlen: MD, University of Iowa

Summer Internship Sites of Recent Students

Kansas University, Department of Pharmaceutics School of Pharmacy (5 students)

University of Pittsburgh, Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy (1 student)

University of Iowa, Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine (4 students)

University of Florida, Neuroscience Program, School of Medicine (1 student)

University of Connecticut

Pfizer, New London, CT

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CPHS Upcoming Events
Doctor of Pharmacy Hooding Ceremony
Saturday, May 17 @ 4 p.m.
[Knapp Center]
Undergraduate Commencement [B.S., Health Sciences]
Sunday, May 18 @ 10 a.m.
[Knapp Center]
Graduate and Doctoral Commencement [PharmD]
Sunday, May 18 @ 2:00 p.m.
[Knapp Center]
April 1, 2014
Global and National Public Health Week at Drake University will begin Wednesday, April 2, and continues Monday, April 7 and Wednesday, April 9. Five events will be held throughout the week—all of which are free and open to the public.