Oral (e.g., Platform Presentations, Symposiums, Plenaries, Keynotes)

  • Dr. Jeff Goad collaborated on “Addressing Gaps in Vaccine Access and Coverage. National Foundation for Infectious Diseases”
  • Dr. Kamaljit Kaur presented “A novel peptide-drug conjugate targeting EGFR, DAVA THINK TANK on Antibody Drug Conjugates & Bispecifics” and “Keratin 1 – a phage display-identified target for peptide-drug conjugate” in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • Dr. Kamaljit Kaur presented “Peptide-drug conjugates targeting cell-surface keratin 1 for treatment of triple-negative breast cancer” at ACS Spring 2024
  • Dr. Neeloufar Fakourfar and E. Nguyen presnted “Management of Chronic Kidney Disease Provider Inservice” at Providence St Joseph Heritage Medical Group in Garden Grove, CA
  • Dr. Neeloufar Fakourfar and PharmD candidate Tiffany Thomas presented “Muscle Mass Loss & GLP-1 Receptor Agonists” at the California Educator Lunch and Learn at Providence Medical Foundation

Awards and Recognitions

  • Dr. Jeff Goad was awarded the Fellow of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (FASHP).
  • Dr. Kamaljit Kaur was invited to be part of “THINK TANK on Antibody Drug Conjugates & Bispecifics” by DAVA Oncology held in Victoria, Canada, which included ~ 60 oncologists, translational researchers, and biotech professionals.
  • Dr. Keykavous Parang was promoted to Project Scientist Step III, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension in Department of Medicine at University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine.
  • Dr. Rachita Sumbria has been invited by the National Institutes of Health and National Institute of Aging to present at a workshop on BBB transport in aging and Alzheimer’s disease in April: Blood-Brain Barrier Transport in Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease | National Institute on Aging (
  • Dr. Rachita Sumbria received the 2024 Chapman Woman of Distinction Award.

Quotables (Faculty in the News)