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Indira Purcell-Murphy ’22

Pharmacy Pathway Growing in Puerto Rico

One of the first four students to participate in the Shenandoah University’s Nontraditional Doctor of Pharmacy (NTDP) pathway in Puerto Rico isn’t only learning through the pathway — she’s also one of its biggest advocates. Indira Purcell-Murphy ’22, fittingly discovered Shenandoah’s online pathway through its Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy on the internet while […]

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Nahom Petros ’21

Shining a Light

Nahom Petros ’21 is a busy guy. He’s not only a fourth-year Doctor of Pharmacy & MBA dual degree student at Shenandoah University, but also the co-founder and co-owner of a new business, Sol Brothers Candle Company, which produces handmade candles. Petros studies at Shenandoah’s Inova Center for Personalized Health location in Fairfax, Virginia, which […]

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School of Pharmacy News: Winter ’19/Early Spring ’20

Thirty-three Shenandoah University student pharmacists and Sarah Parnapy Jawaid, Pharm.D., attended the Virginia Pharmacists Association (VPhA) and the Virginia Society of Health-System Pharmacists annual Pharmacy Legislative Day on Jan. 22. Students worked with pharmacy residents and pharmacists from Virginia to offer health screenings (blood pressure, blood glucose and cholesterol) and to advocate about legislation facing […]

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Alumni Successes

Shenandoah pharmacy alumnus Bassam Atallah '12

Pharmacy Alumnus Bassam Atallah ’12

Shenandoah pharmacy graduate Bassam Atallah ’12, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS-AQ Cardiology, FHFSA, is using his Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy education as the Heart and Vascular Institute pharmacotherapy specialist at the Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates.  Dr. Atallah joined the Cleveland Clinic in February 2015 and, in his role there, established […]

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Anthony Fields

Alumnus Purchases Local Pharmacy

Anthony “Tony” Fields ’04 is the new owner of Lantz’s Pharmacy & Gifts in Stephens City, Virginia. Fields, who worked at Lantz’s for a decade before buying the business, said he considers the staff and customers of Lantz’s to be like family – in one case, quite literally: one of the staffers became his wife. […]

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10 Tips To Get The Most Out of Pharmacy School

By Katherine Cobb Practicing pharmacists Renee Bogdan ’09, Han Feng ’13, Kevin Morgan ’01 and Lisa Shelton-Strucko ’03 offer professional advice for pharmacy students. These career tips originated from panel discussions at the Sixth Annual Alumni Roundtable sponsored by Shenandoah University’s Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy and the Alumni Association on Oct. 19, 2017. […]

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