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University of Florida pharmacy dean elected to Institute of Medicine

University of Florida pharmacy dean elected to Institute of Medicine

Published: Oct 20th, 2014

Julie A. Johnson, Pharm.D., dean of the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, has been elected to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies. At its 44th annual meeting […]

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, […]

UF Pharm.D. program to reduce class size, improve student-to-faculty ratio

Published: Aug 12th, 2014

Amid state and national trends showing a decline in the demand for pharmacists and an increased emphasis on interprofessional, team-based approaches to care, the University of Florida College of Pharmacy […]

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 […]

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 […]

UF researcher sets age threshold for treatment of viral respiratory infection in preterm infants

UF researcher sets age threshold for treatment of viral respiratory infection in preterm infants

Published: Jan 16th, 2014

A University of Florida pharmacy researcher is the first to establish that 4 months old is the age threshold for preterm babies to receive preventive treatment for a common viral […]

UF health disparities researcher presents inaugural lecture for Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs

Published: Dec 17th, 2013

The Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs honored its first featured speaker, a University of Florida pharmacy researcher in health care disparities, in initiation of the annual Dr. Barbara Terry-Koroma Legacy […]