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Faculty and Staff Accomplishments - September 2020


Alfuraih S, Barbarino A, Ross C, Kiumars S, Jhanji V, Zhang M, Sharma A. Effect of High Glucose on Ocular Surface Epithelial Cell Barrier and Tight Junction Proteins. Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 2020, 61:3. https://doi.org/10.1167/iovs.61.11.3

Donaldson CD, Jenkins BN, Fortier MA, Phan MT, Tomaszewski DM, Yang S, Kain ZN. Parent responses to pediatric pain: The differential effects of ethnicity on opioid consumption. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, Volume 138, 2020, 110251.  https://authors.elsevier.com/c/1bo0j55zZIl~g

Kumar S, Mandal D, El-Mowafi SA, Mozaffari S, Tiwari RK, Parang K. Click-free synthesis of a multivalent tricyclic peptide as a molecular transporter. Pharmaceutics 2020, 12(9), 842. https://doi.org/10.3390/pharmaceutics12090842

Nam YW, Cui M, Orfali R, Viegas A, Nguyen M, Mohammed EHM, Zoghebi KA, Rahighi S, Parang K, Zhang M. Hydrophobic interactions between the HA helix and S4-S5 linker modulate apparent Ca2+ sensitivity of SK2 channels. Acta Physiol (Oxf). 2020, e13552. https://doi.org/10.1111/apha.13552.


Oral (e.g., Platform Presentations, Symposiums, Plenaries, Keynotes)

  • Bethishou L. Co-Curricular Accreditation: Lessons Learned. American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Webinar. September 23, 2020.
  • Goad J and Coyle R. Pharmacist Use of Immunization Information Systems. APhA Webinar. September 17, 2020.

Awards and Recognition

Kang A was awarded the New Practitioner Achievement Award from the California Society of Health-System Pharmacists on September 25, 2020. 

Lewis J was appointed as the SIG-Coordinator Elect for the APhA-APPM Medical Home/ACO SIG, June 2020 – May 2021. 

Sharma A was appointed as an ad-hoc grant reviewer for the ophthalmic research section by the Health and Biology Department, French National Research Agency, Paris, France.

Quotables (Faculty/Staff in the News)

Parang K and Tiwari R discussed advances in antibiotic-resistance in the Chapman University news article, Chapman Researchers Advance the Fight Against Antibiotic Resistance. September 2, 2020. https://news.chapman.edu/2020/09/02/chapman-researchers-advance-the-fight-against-antibiotic-resistance/.