Pharmacy Students Assist State’s SHIIP Program

Some HPU pharmacy students are certified Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) counselors who help seniors find cost saving Medicare plans during Medicare Open Enrollment. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 30, 2018 – High Point University Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy students are out in the community helping Medicare recipients save money on their plans through […]

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HPU Pharmacy Professor: Common Medications Can Interfere with Blood Pressure Treatment

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 18, 2018 – Research by a High Point University professor has found that patients diagnosed with hypertension are taking common medications that could potentially interfere with the management of their high blood pressure. The results of the study by Dr. Andrew Hwang, assistant professor of clinical sciences in the Fred Wilson […]

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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 28, 2018 – High Point University faculty, staff and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions. Theatre Faculty, Student Perform in New York Members of the HPU Department of Theatre and Dance recently participated in the Broadway Bound Play Festival in New York City. Their play, “The […]

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Meet The Deans 2018

Dr. Michael Oudshoorn Dean of the Webb School of Engineering Education: B.Sc. in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics; B.Sc. (Hons) in Computer Science; Ph.D. in Computer Science. All from the University of Adelaide, Australia. Accolades: Dr. Oudshoorn has more than 30 years of experience as an educator. His career began at the University of Adelaide, […]

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HPU Pharmacy Students Join Campus and Community

During a day of service, pharmacy students organized books at D-UP, a nonprofit organization on Washington Street dedicated to keeping kids active. Pictured from left to right are students Kimberly Varner of Raleigh, Baily Coble of Kernersville and Cathy Le of Jamestown, all sorting books at D-UP. HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 21, 2018 – High […]

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HPU Launches Willed Body Program

HPU students are in Congdon Hall’s new anatomy lab, which was built to meet the industry’s highest standards. HIGH POINT, N.C., Aug. 3, 2018 – A new Willed Body Program has launched at High Point University, allowing donors to contribute to the education of health care providers in HPU’s graduate programs while also receiving a […]

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Why the Entrepreneurial Spirit Matters in Research

This story is featured in the Spring 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Discover why the entrepreneurial spirit matters in research in this essay written by Dr. Mary Jayne Kennedy, Chair of the Department of Clinical Sciences in the Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy at HPU. Four million babies are born every year in the United States, and […]

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Internship Outcomes: Eva Greengrove Researches at Duke University

READ MORE INTERNSHIP PROFILES Name: Eva Greengrove Hometown: Raleigh, NC Year: Rising Senior Major: Psychology and Biology Internship: As a research intern at the Nicholas School of Environment at Duke University, Greengrove works with The Superfund Center, a program under the EPA to clean up hazardous waste sites. This center has hundreds of research sites […]

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Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph Returns to Campus to Mentor Students

Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph participates in an interactive Q&A session led by students and moderated by High Point University President Dr. Nido Qubein. HIGH POINT, N.C., April 23, 2018 – High Point University students spent today with Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph, HPU’s Entrepreneur in Residence, as he returned to campus to mentor students. During an […]

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HPU Faculty Recognized for Research and Innovation

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HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 8, 2018 – Members of the High Point University community frequently conduct, publish and share research and creative works in a variety of ways. Below is a recap of research initiatives from the past month.   Pharmacy Faculty Awarded Grant for Diabetes Research Two pharmacy professors at HPU are recipients of […]

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HPU Pharmacy Researcher Combats Opioid Crisis

Dr. Scott Hemby, Chair of Basic Pharmaceutical Sciences in the Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy, is researching properties in plants to find an alternative for addictive pain killers. CLICK HERE if you’re interested in learning from leading researchers in the Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy.    

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HPU Pharmacy’s Dr. Joy Greene Talks Flu Medication

As the worst flu season in a decade nears its peak, Dr. Joy Greene, High Point University pharmacy professor, addresses the difference between generic and brand name Tamiflu amidst medication shortages. CLICK HERE if you’re interested in learning from leading researchers in the Fred Wilson School of Pharmacy.    

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HPU Pursues More Health Care and Science Programs

Studies are underway for optometry, nursing and occupational therapy. HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 4, 2017 – After receiving thousands of applications and a high volume of strong candidates for new graduate health care programs, High Point University President Nido Qubein has assembled a team to accelerate the consideration and research phase for additional health-related programs. […]

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