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Register for the 2017 UF Drug Discovery Symposium

This year’s symposium will feature an exciting lineup of invited speakers covering most major research institutes across Florida and also includes three plenary lectures from leading scientists at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, The National Cancer Institute and The Scripps Research Institute.

PharmD Orientation Aug. 14

Destination UF: The College of Pharmacy welcomes new students for the fall 2017 semester

From Gainesville to Ghana, the incoming class of Pharm.D. and graduate students traveled near and far to arrive at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy.

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Common, edible mushroom has potential to kill one type of leukemia cell, UF Health researchers find

Dr. Yousong Ding in the UF College of Pharmacy found the Coprinus comatus mushroom, commonly known as the lawyer’s wig or shaggy mane, killed human T-cell leukemia cells during laboratory tests.

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UF study raises questions about overmedicating young children diagnosed with ADHD

Researchers in the UF College of Pharmacy determined that a child’s age when diagnosed with ADHD may be a strong predictor of the types and number of medications that are later prescribed to treat psychiatric conditions.

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College of Pharmacy

The University of Florida College of Pharmacy’s vision, mission and values are reflected in its faculty, staff, students and alumni. The college offers four areas in pharmacy education for new or advancing students, working pharmacists, or other health sciences students seeking graduate training. The college’s research departments, an integral part of the University of Florida Health Science Center, are highly successful in attracting extramural research support.

The UF Pharm.D. curriculum prepares graduates in pharmacy to take independent professional responsibility for the outcome of drug therapy in patients. The following reports detail outcome data for all UF Pharm.D. graduates:

 

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Gator pharmacists take home top honors at FSHP Annual Meeting

Gator pharmacists take home top honors at FSHP Annual Meeting

Among the award winners was the UF College of Pharmacy’s St. Petersburg campus, which won the Student Society of the Year Award for the second consecutive year.

Phi Delta Chi pharmacy fraternity earns several national awards at Grand Council meeting

Phi Delta Chi pharmacy fraternity earns several national awards at Grand Council meeting

The Delta Delta Chapter of Phi Delta Chi at the University of Florida received recognition for its many accomplishments at the fraternity’s 71st Annual Grand Council in Arlington, Virginia, in early August.

Orlando KE chapter named top national chapter for 2016-17

Orlando KE chapter named top national chapter for 2016-17

The Beta Beta Chapter of the Kappa Epsilon, or KE, Professional Pharmacy Fraternity at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy’s Orlando campus received the national Outstanding Chapter Award for 2016-17.

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Events Calendar

September 21, 2017

UF Drug Discovery Symposium

UF Hilton Conference Center, Gainesville, FL Details »
 
September 24, 2017

Gainesville Open House

HPNP Building, 1225 Center Drive, Gainesville Details »
 
September 26, 2017

Jacksonville Campus Open House

UF Health Medical Center, DuBow Room on the 1st floor, Tower I at 580 W. 8th Street, Jacksonville, FL Details »
 
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