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Wagoner joins Eshelman Institute to Encourage Commercialization

Former health-care executive Kay Wagoner, Ph.D., has joined the Eshelman Institute for Innovation as associate director for innovation and entrepreneurship. Wagoner is also life science executive in residence in the UNC-Chapel Hill Office of Commercialization and Economic Development, an EIR … Continued

New Glioblastoma Treatment Successfully Tested with Human Cells

In a rapid-fire series of breakthroughs in just under a year, researchers at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy have made another stunning advance in the development of an effective glioblastoma treatment for a common and aggressive brain cancer. The … Continued
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Innovation Liftoff

Fred Eshelman’s transformative gift to the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy has sparked a revolution of new ideas in pharmacy education, practice and science.

A Historic Gift

UNC-Chapel Hill Chancellor Carol L. Folt on December 3, 2014 announced the largest individual commitment in the University’s history – a $100 million gift from alumnus Fred Eshelman to the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy.