May 12, 2017 by: Ursula Chizik, PharmD Article Tags: ,

The discovery of cephalosporins is credited to Italian pharmacologist and politician Giuseppe Brotzu. He was the first one to isolate cultures of Cephalosporium acremonium in sewer water off the coast of Sardinina in 1948.The initial isolate was then modified to create the cephalosporins that were first introduced into clinical use in 1964 and are still…

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Ursula Chizhik, PharmD earned her Pharmacy Doctorate degree at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. She was a retail pharmacist for 11 years before making the switch to join the FLAVORx team. FLAVORx has been helping children take their medicine since 1994. She is now the resident pharmacist and Director of Pharmacy Programs at FLAVORx, Inc. Ursula lives in Marriottsville, Maryland with her husband and two sons. She welcomes you to contact her via email at uchizhik@flavorx.com or via telephone at 1-800-884-5771 ext. 238.

Ursula Chizik

Ursula Chizik, PharmD