Latest News & Announcements - 2013

Collaboration between local K-12 schools, DKICP benefits budding engineers

Sustainable energy teaching materials are being delivered this week to educators in the Hilo-Waiakea Complex to promote STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) learning experiences in classrooms at all grade levels thanks to a contribution from a federally funded program in the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy (DKICP).

Pharmacy presents piano concert to aid student health center

Research shows listening to music has health benefits, and the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy (DKICP) at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo hopes music also will benefit UH Hilo’s Student Health Services at a piano concert beginning at 1 p.m. on Sunday, October 13 at the Performing Arts Center.

The concert features classical compositions performed by top young pianists in Hilo ranging from ages 7-20 who study with pianist Anthony Maroudas. 

Student pharmacists visit local elementary school to pass on training

Students from Keaukaha Elementary School in Hilo learned about what pharmacists do and were able to make their own scented lotions at a special visit from the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo The Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy (DKICP) on April 11.

Mimi Pezzuto, faculty member at DKICP, took several first-year student pharmacists to the school to talk about pharmacy, Hilo Drug Company’s historical pharmacy collection, and explain about pharmaceutical compounding.

College of Pharmacy invests in local health care with contribution to HMC

Students, faculty and staff from The Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy (DKICP) at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo teamed up to collect more than $7,000 to support the Hilo Medical Center Foundation Adopt-A-Room Project. The gift was presented to Julie Tulang, president of Hilo Medical Center Foundation, at DKICP’s 2013 Spring Awards Celebration May 1 at Sangha Hall.