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UF researchers to evaluate policy changes in pain treatment strategies

UF researchers to evaluate policy changes in pain treatment strategies

Published: Jan 14th, 2016

College of Pharmacy researchers will study the impact of policy changes on pharmacy-generated order sets within UF Health’s hospitals.

Can pharmacists help fill the growing primary care gap?

Can pharmacists help fill the growing primary care gap?

Published: Jan 5th, 2016

John Gums, Pharm.D., associate dean for clinical affairs, authored The Conversation story on the potential expanding role of pharmacists in delivering primary care.

Dr. Almut Winterstein named chair of the department of pharmaceutical outcomes and policy

Published: Dec 21st, 2015

Dr. Winterstein is recognized as an international leader in drug safety and pharmacoepidemiology.

UF to host inaugural Precision Medicine Conference

Published: Dec 15th, 2015

UF to host inaugural Precision Medicine Conference addressing the expanding role of pharmacogenomics in clinical medicine and education.

‘Personalized medicine’ drives better outcomes for certain heart patients

Published: Nov 12th, 2015

UF Health researchers find that a quick genetic test can tell doctors early on whether a crucial anti-clotting drug will work.

Ghadeer Dawwas’ poster wins first place at 2015 UF Graduate Student Research Day; Mohamad Solayman places third

Ghadeer Dawwas’ poster wins first place at 2015 UF Graduate Student Research Day; Mohamad Solayman places third

Published: Nov 5th, 2015

College of Pharmacy graduate students Ghadeer Dawwas and Mohamed Solayman collected two of the top three places at the 2015 UF Graduate Student Research Day poster competition on Oct. 27. […]

College of Pharmacy faculty and students shine at ACCP annual meeting

Published: Nov 3rd, 2015

The College of Pharmacy enjoyed a stellar showing at the American College of Clinical Pharmacology annual meeting in San Francisco. Hartmut Derendorf, Ph.D., a distinguished professor of pharmaceutics, received the […]

Researchers find novel compounds kill biofilms, may eliminate persistent bacterial infections

Published: Nov 3rd, 2015

College of Pharmacy researchers have developed potent new compounds with aquatic origins that may offer relief for the 17 million American affected by biofilm-associated bacterial infections annually.

UF study will help pharmacists prevent dangerous blood sugar levels during hospital stay

Published: Nov 3rd, 2015

UF researchers are using risk scores to prevent adverse drug events and better manage glucose levels of hospitalized patients.

UF researchers ask FDA to remove non-prescription decongestant from the market

Published: Oct 14th, 2015

Phenylephrine is an FDA-approved drug found in many over-the-counter cough, cold and allergy products, but UF researchers conclude that oral phenylephrine is ineffective at treating nasal congestion.