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Register for the 2017 UF Drug Discovery Symposium

Published: Aug 24th, 2017

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

Published: Aug 24th, 2017

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

Published: Aug 8th, 2017

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

Published: Aug 7th, 2017

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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Pursue Greatness Video

Published: Jul 27th, 2017

At the University of Florida of Pharmacy, greatness is our pursuit every day. It’s driven by an innovative curriculum, industry-leading research and a desire to provide patient-centered care. Our students are equipped with the knowledge, skills and resources needed to write the next chapter of the pharmacy profession, and we invite future applicants to join us in the pursuit of greatness.

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Lance R. McMahon, Ph.D., appointed chair of the department of pharmacodynamics

Published: Jul 27th, 2017

McMahon joins UF from the University of Texas Health San Antonio where he served as an associate professor in the department of pharmacology

Multiple Gator pharmacists honored at the FPA Meeting and Convention

Published: Jul 26th, 2017

Nearly 90 alumni and friends of the college attended a Gator Reception at the FPA Meeting and Convention.

As competition goes down, generic drug prices rise, study finds

Published: Jul 5th, 2017

A University of Florida College of Pharmacy study found that market competition levels are strongly associated with generic drug price increases.

Global Gators Gather in Germany

Global Gators convene in Germany for biannual pharmacy meeting

Published: Jul 3rd, 2017

The University of Florida College of Pharmacy’s global impact in the field of clinical pharmacy and pharmacology was on display at the 11th Global Gators meeting that took place in Düsseldorf, Germany, on June 16-17.

Julie Johnson, Pharm.D., dean and distinguished professor of the UF College of Pharmacy, Edmundo Muniz, M.D., Ph.D., Certara CEO, and Hartmut Derendor, Ph.D., distringuished professor and director of the Center for Pharmacometrics and Systems Pharmacology pictured

Certara endows professorship at the UF College of Pharmacy

Published: Jun 28th, 2017

Certara’s endowed professorship will strengthen the relationship between the UF College of Pharmacy and industry to drive innovation and enhance the application of leading-edge science to solve current challenges.