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Dr. Rhonda Cooper-DeHoff wins cardiology award

Published: Apr 9th, 2015

Rhonda Cooper-DeHoff, Pharm.D., M.S., has received the American College of Cardiology’s 2015 Distinguished Associate Award — the first time this award has been given to a pharmacist. Cooper-DeHoff is an […]

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UF Health researchers investigate effectiveness of a generic heart drug

Published: Mar 23rd, 2015

University of Florida Health researchers are investigating whether a generic form of a common heart medicine used for high blood pressure, heart failure and many other conditions works as well as the brand-name prescription.

UF clinical pharmacy faculty named IOM Anniversary Fellow in Pharmacy

Published: Oct 20th, 2014

Steven M. Smith, Pharm.D., M.P.H., a clinical assistant professor of pharmacy and medicine at the University of Florida, has been selected as the 2014-16 Institute of Medicine Anniversary Fellow in […]

UF College of Pharmacy Jacksonville campus renovation enhances study space

Published: Sep 10th, 2014

About ribbon cutting photo: UF Pharmacy students assist administrators with ribbon cutting for their new study facilities. From left: David Cunningham, Julie A. Johnson, College of Pharmacy dean, Russ Armistead, […]

New pharmacy curriculum will prepare graduates for team-based patient care

Published: Aug 6th, 2014

The University of Florida College of Pharmacy is reforming its doctor of pharmacy four-year educational program to prepare graduates to work in an evolving environment where interprofessional team-based approaches to […]

Over-the-Counter Medicine Not the Best Option for Asthma

Published: May 9th, 2014

For the approximately 25 million Americans who have asthma, quick relief medication is a lifeline when breathing becomes difficult. But what many asthma sufferers may not realize is there is […]

First year of personalized medicine at UF Health shows success in patient care

Published: May 8th, 2014

At the conclusion of the first year of UF Health’s Personalized Medicine Program, the results are in: The program has successfully implemented a process for genetic testing that helps cardiologists […]

UF Pharmacy Celebrates APhA National Recognition

Published: Apr 19th, 2014

UF student pharmacists had reason to celebrate at the 2014 APhA conference

UF College of Pharmacy Holds 27th Annual Research Showcase

Published: Feb 26th, 2014

The UF College of Pharmacy held its 27th research competition on Feb. 20, with nine graduate student presenters in the oral competition, and a record 67 posters were entered in […]

Helping patients stay on track with taking prescribed medications

Published: Feb 13th, 2014

For patients prescribed multiple drugs for a variety of chronic health conditions, adherence — staying on track with daily medications — can be challenging, and when doses are missed or […]