Doctoral Student Harika Vemula Came Out of Her Shell at UMKC
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Interdisciplinary PhD, Pharmaceutical Sciences | School of Pharmacy | 2016
How has your college program inspired you?
The iPHD program I’m in at UMKC is an excellent platform to test my abilities and prove myself professionally and personally. It has given me a chance to take up different challenges and look at things in a new direction. The best part about the program is its interdisciplinary nature — trying to connect different fields of science and engineering which is what my passion is about. It made me zealous to try new ways and dream big.
UMKC Awarded $1.4 Million for Diabetes Treatment Development
The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy has been awarded a $1.4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for work on a new approach for artificial pancreas development to help the tens of millions of people who have diabetes.