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    Research conducted by Dr. Jim Mansoor and colleagues from UC Davis has contributed to a new drug treatment for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a deadly lung disease for which previously there has been no treatment outside of a lung transplant more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Physical-Therapy-professor’s-research-leads-to-new-treatment-of-deadly-lung-disease.html
    Pioneering teledentistry project lands $250,000 grant

    The Pacific Center for Special Care at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry was awarded $250,920 from the DentaQuest Foundation to support the expansion of the Virtual Dental Home (VDH) system for oral health care. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/May-Aug-2015/Pioneering-teledentistry-project-lands-250000-grant.html
    Powell Scholars honor Ellen Chilemba with Exemplary Leader Award

    Pacific's Powell Scholars Program has named women's rights advocate Ellen Chilemba the latest recipient of the Powell Exemplary Leader Award more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/February-2015/Powell-Scholars-honor-Ellen-Chilemba-with-Powell-Exemplary-Leader-Award.html

    Richard will use this prestigious grant to conduct ethnographic field research in Mexico during the 2015-2016 academic year. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/February-2015/Fulbright-Professor.html

    The civil engineering professor and chair was selected for this award in recognition of his unexcelled reputation for scholarship, collegiality, dependability, integrity and sincere care for students that exemplify the teacher/scholar faculty model at Pacific. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/March-2014/Professor-Litton-2014-Distinguished-Faculty-Award.html
    Professor Gary Litton selected for 2014 Distinguished Faculty Award

    Litton won Pacific's highest teaching prize for his personal attention to each student and his emphasis on experiential learning, an approach that enables students to learn by doing. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Litton-selected-for-2014-Distinguished-Faculty-Award.html
    Psychology students help mentally disabled live independently

    Students apply their knowledge, prepare for their careers, and serve their community through Pacific's innovative program. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2015/February-2015/Community-Re-Entry-Program.html