Top 9 Pharmacy Schools with Best MPJE Passing Rates

March 29, 2016

Touro College of Pharmacy places among the 9 schools in 2015 with a 100% passing rate for the exam, which tests students on both federal and state-specific legal topics. 

2+2 Curriculum Ensures Broad Patient Care Experience

March 07, 2016

Touro College of Pharmacy's 2+2 curriculum is paying big dividends for students and their future employers

Pharmacy Careers Interviews Dean of Touro College of Pharmacy, Dr. Henry Cohen

February 25, 2016

Dean Henry Cohen assumed his new role in January 2016, and shared his vision for the Touro College of Pharmacy with Pharmacy Careers. He expressed a desire to promote interprofessional education and grow research and scholarship opportunities opening the door for students to find residencies and fellowships. 

Dr. Martha Rumore named to ACPE Board of Directors

February 16, 2016

Dr. Martha Rumore, a Fellow of the American Pharmacists Association and TCOP Associate Professor of Pharmaceutical Law and Drug Information, was appointed to the ACPE Board of Directors. Members of the ACPE Board are responsible for implementing ACPE’s mission and purpose and ensuring effective organizational planning. Board members make all accreditation and certification decisions, establish, prioritize and evaluate ACPE programs and promote the organization’s public image.

A rare case report of probable indigotindisulfonate sodium-induced cardiac arrest

January 10, 2016

Severe life-threatening anaphylactoid reaction due to indigotindisulfonate following intravenous administration

Touro Students Run “Immunization,” Program In Harlem

November 11, 2015

Touro College of Pharmacy students recently participated in the school’s third annual “Operation Immunization,” a public health initiative organized by the approximately 70-member student chapter of the American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP).

Touro College of Pharmacy Students Win Top Awards at National Pharmaceutical Association Conference

August 26, 2015

Touro College of Pharmacy student leaders walked away with numerous top awards and scholarships at the 2015 Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA) national conference.  Olawonuola Abiona (P4), Basirat Adeyemi (P4), Sefa Kploanyi (P3) and Justice Kwansa (P2) proudly represented Touro College of Pharmacy and acknowledged their advisor, Dr. Joyce Addo-Atuah, for her tireless efforts and very caring mentorship

Small Fix Could Yield Big Benefits by Reducing Falls in Hospitalized Seniors

June 24, 2015

Rebecca Salbu, Pharm.D., CGP, an associate professor at Touro College of Pharmacy, lead a new study about the connection between falls in older patients and the medications they take . According to research presented at Touro College Research Day, a simple change to a hospital’s drug ordering system reduces the risk that older people will receive dangerously high doses of medication. Some drugs are not recommended for older people at all because they can increase the risk of falls, while others need to be given at lower doses in order to be safe.

Drs. Shinkazh and Cohen discuss Pharmacological Treatment of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

June 15, 2015

Dr. Nataliya Shinkazh and Dr. Kenneth Cohen discuss diabetic peripheral neuropathy

Touro College of Pharmacy in Harlem Graduates 4th Class

June 09, 2015

92 graduating students of the fourth class of the Touro College of Pharmacy (TCOP) received their PharmD (Doctor of Pharmacy) degrees

Colleen Kim Recipient of Prestigious USPHS Award

June 04, 2015

Colleen Kim, TCOP class of 2015, received the USPHS 'Excellence in Public Health Service Award' for her commitment to public health and community outreach on HIV and AIDS awareness, as well as prescription drug abuse.

Dr. Mary Choy Recipient of Immunization Champion Award

June 01, 2015

Dr. Mary Choy is recognized for her dedication to eliminating health disparities among minority groups and low-income families. 

A look at coagulation assays for target-specific oral anticoagulants

May 19, 2015

Dr. Shreya Patel, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at the Touro College of Pharmacy, writes about how specific oral anticoagulants have emerged as alternative therapeutic options for the management of thrombembolic disorders.

Touro College of Pharmacy Students Celebrate Residencies

April 22, 2015

Touro College of Pharmacy students are celebrating their recently-announced residency matches at prestigious institutions throughout the United States.

Marijuana Compounds: A Non-Conventional Therapeutic Approach to Epilepsy in Children

April 21, 2015

Dr. Mariana Babayeva and Dr. Paramita Basu of the Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences along with two students, Malka Fuzailov and Paulina Rozenfeld, write about the use of marijuana in the treatment of pediatric epilepsy.

Touro Pharmacy and Osteopathic Students Learn Team Care in Harlem

April 14, 2015

With the goal of minting the best doctors in underserved communities, Touro pharmacy and osteopathic students join together to learn about cultural competencies in healthcare.

Management of Diabesity

April 03, 2015

Hoang (Terry) Nguyen, Touro College of Pharmacy Pharm.D. Candidate 2016, writes about Diabesity; the parallels in the rise of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) and Obesity

Be Our Guest: Seniors: It's Important to Make Your Medications Work for You

August 11, 2013

Rebecca Salbu, an associate professor of pharmacy and health outcomes at the Touro College of Pharmacy, writes that doctors and patients must take time to discuss prescription drugs and potential side effects.

Touro Pharmacy launches education initiative to combat pneumonia in Harlem

February 13, 2013

Touro College of Pharmacy kicks off a major educational campaign in East and central Harlem to inform uptowners about how they can prevent the disease.

Touro College of Pharmacy Achieves a Milestone

August 06, 2012

"Touro College of Pharmacy Achieves a Milestone" - feature on the Touro College of Pharmacy being granted full accreditation for its Doctor of Pharmacy program