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Orlando KE chapter named top national chapter for 2016-17

Orlando KE chapter named top national chapter for 2016-17

Published: Aug 11th, 2017

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.

Jacksonville Campus Chapter of Kappa Psi ranked in Top 10 nationally

Jacksonville Campus Chapter of Kappa Psi ranked in Top 10 nationally

Published: Aug 11th, 2017

The Zeta Gamma Chapter of Kappa Psi at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy’s Jacksonville campus placed No. 7 out of more than 100 collegiate chapters nationwide in the fraternity’s annual rankings.

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RSVP now for the 31st Annual Alumni Reunion BBQ

Published: Aug 9th, 2017

Celebrate the start of another Gator football season with fellow Gator pharmacists at the 31st Annual Alumni Reunion BBQ on September 9.

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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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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.

AACP honors Dr. Michelle Farland with Emerging Teaching Scholar Award

AACP honors Dr. Michelle Farland with Emerging Teaching Scholar Award

Published: Jul 17th, 2017

The honor recognizes academic pharmacy faculty who excel in engaging in scholarly teaching and the scholarship of teaching and learning.

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.