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Pharmacy Students

Imani Issa

iissa@patriots.uttyler.edu

Imani is a pharmacy student at the Ben and Maytee Fisch College of Pharmacy (FCOP). Originally from Democratic Republic of Congo, Imani is honored to have earned a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry at Texas Southern University.

Growing up, he was always fascinated by the pharmacological and physiological aspects of drugs. With this curiosity and the need to help his community, he began pursuing his goal at FCOP. He looks forward to earning his Pharm.D. degree and is excited to start his career as a pharmacist. Upon graduation, Imani plans on continuing with postgraduate community pharmacy residency program.

 

Among a few other pharmacy students working in the Glavy Lab, Imani engages in drug pharmacology and its impact on proliferating cells. 

Day in the Life of a Pharmacy Student

Kenneth Blanton

kblanton2@patriots.uttyler.edu

Kenneth is a current second year pharmacy student at the Ben and Maytee Fisch College of Pharmacy at the University of Texas at Tyler. He received his Associate of Science Degree from Tyler Junior College and finished his remaining Pre-Pharmacy prerequisite course work at the University of Texas at Tyler. He is originally from Nacogdoches, TX and has a daughter and son that keep him motivated to strive for success. He plans to become a Board Certified Nuclear Pharmacist and expert in sterile compounding.

 

His work in the lab involves cell culture, drug induced cell stress experiments, and training other pharmacy students in conducting future pharmacologically based experiments.

Day in the Life of a Pharmacy Student