UHSNPhA celebrated SNPhA’s 46th birthday all last week by creating videos, singing happy birthday and raising awareness on social media. Overall, members were able to highlight initiatives, and demonstrate their love and appreciation for the organization. Additionally, CAPS Coordinator Chijioke Onyekwelu and other SNPhA members went out to the Houston Food Bank to volunteer on […]
Yesterday, in conjunction with UT Dental School, students from the University of Houston volunteered at Westbury Christian Church and conducted Diabetes Testing, Blood Pressure Testing, Education on Mental Health, and Chronic Kidney Disease. Members of the public were asked about their past history of chronic kidney disease as well as their exercising and dieting habits, […]
UHSNPhA joined other SNPhA chapters in supporting Stroke Awareness for Women by wearing red on February 2nd! Along with the wonderful pictures, members shared facts about Stroke and Women to help raise awareness!
SNPhA visits Omega House SNPhA visited Omega House during the winter break. The patients include diverse groups of individuals from different backgrounds. Members helped the hospice with cleaning the kitchen, washing dishes, helping with the laundry, cooking and serving the patients. Members also sat with the patient to discuss the information on our trifold and […]
SNPhA participates in World AIDS day For World AIDS Day on December 1st, SNPhA members had the opportunity to educate the local community at a Walgreens located in the Houston area. customers learned about PrEP and awareness of HIV/AIDS in the youth. The population was mainly underserved. Members interacted and were able to hear personal […]
PTES volunteers at Houston Food Bank and participates in the YMCA kid cafe program PTES volunteered at the Houston Food Bank, in the Keegan’s Kitchen which makes many meals for kids throughout Houston. The meals produced from Keegan’s Kitchen goes to participating Kid’s Cafe locations, which include elementary schools, community centers, and local YMCAs. Two […]
Teaching UH Pharmacy students how to become CKD educators Two CKD members led a session to help fellow students become certified as kidney health educators through the American Kidney Fund. First, members presented background on the American Kidney Fund such as how it was founded and what services they currently provide. CKD members also provided […]
On 11/6/2017 Several initiatives went to Whidby Elementary to educate students who were part of the after school program. Among the initiatives to participate were Mental Health, Chronic Kidney Diseases, Diabetes and HIV! Mental Health provided education on stress, anxiety, and eating disorders to students in 2nd to 6th grade. And had an activity to […]
UH SNPhA had a fantastic time at the annual Alumni Dinner held at the UC Ballroom this past Friday. Unforgettable speeches were heard by President Darian Allen, past president Sara Mirjamali, Chapter Advisor Dr. Louis Williams, Alumni Key Note Speaker Dr. Leshawn Wyatt, Faculty Representative Dr. Eikenburg, among many others. Thank you to our MCs […]
UH SNPhA, in collaboration with APhA participated in the annual Pharmacy Extravaganza, a day where UHCOP students educate University Of Houston students about various health concerns. Smoking Cessation, Chronic Kidney Disease, Power To End Stroke Diabetes, and Mental Health all participated in the event impacting several students on campus.