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Competing in the next realm of research and treatment

Competing in the next realm of research and treatment

New Ellis Pharmacogenomics and Disease Prevention laboratories propel pharmacy and health sciences students to the cutting edge The healthcare landscape is changing and, with the exciting addition of two new laboratories, the Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is poised to take a leadership role. In today’s “one size fits all” healthcare experience, […]

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Future full of Fulbrights

Future full of Fulbrights

More than 96 percent of Drake students find work or enroll in grad school within six months of graduation — a statistic that is encouraging in and of itself.

But one notable facet of that job placement rate lies with students who land prestigious opportunities abroad. In recent years, an extraordinary number of Drake’s graduates have received awards from the renowned Fulbright program to teach or conduct research in other countries — a trend mirrored by Drake professors.

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Grant helps fund study on muscle growth

This research could ultimately have a positive impact on maintaining and improving muscle function in individuals with muscle weakness, thereby improving quality of life and reducing long-term medical costs.

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Primatology in practice

Primatology in practice

Two Drake students’ work at Drake makes them valuable assets to professional scientists conducting research in Rwanda this summer.

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2011 DUCURS conference to showcase a record number of undergraduate research presentations

2011 DUCURS conference to showcase a record number of undergraduate research presentations

The eighth annual Drake University Conference on Undergraduate Research in the Sciences highlights collaborative work of undergraduates and faculty, featuring a record number of scientific research projects from multiple departments.

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Developing personalized medicine lab receives $112,000 grant

Developing personalized medicine lab receives $112,000 grant

The Pharmacogenomics Teaching and Research Laboratory will not only benefit students, but that the facilities will enhance faculty research projects across science departments and spur collaboration across institutions.

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