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UF pharmacy alumnus appointed to lead American Society for Consultant Pharmacists

UF pharmacy alumnus appointed to lead American Society for Consultant Pharmacists

Published: Dec 15th, 2013

Jeffrey C. Delafuente has been installed as 2013-14 president of the American Society for Consultant Pharmacists, an international professional association whose mission is to enhance the quality of care for […]

UF Health IT named to InformationWeek’s top business innovators of 2013, Health Care’s Most Wired

Published: Dec 11th, 2013

University of Florida Health has earned kudos from two national organizations for leading efforts to integrate technology with patient care. UF Health Information Technology has been named one of InformationWeek’s […]

Pharmacy researcher examines harmful effects of combined medication use for mental health therapies in children

Pharmacy researcher examines harmful effects of combined medication use for mental health therapies in children

Published: Nov 19th, 2013

The use of medications to treat mental health conditions in children is on the rise, bringing with it an increase in the combinations of those drugs, an area in which […]

UF Health researchers’ holistic approach to patient care selected as Editors Choice

UF Health researchers’ holistic approach to patient care selected as Editors Choice

Published: Oct 17th, 2013

UF Health researchers’ holistic approach to patient care selected as Editors Choice Although some health care providers may overlook alternative therapies when treating functional bowel disorders such as irritable bowel […]

Celebrating Distinction in Pharmacy

Celebrating Distinction in Pharmacy

Published: Oct 11th, 2013

Pharmacy Chairs, Hartmut Derendorf, Ph.D. and Maureen Keller-Wood, Ph.D., were honored at the annual Celebrating Distinction ceremony recognizing UF Health Science Center faculty recently named to an endowed professorship or […]

UF pharmacy educator appointed to American Bar Association governing council in health law

UF pharmacy educator appointed to American Bar Association governing council in health law

Published: Sep 25th, 2013

A University of Florida pharmacy law educator has accepted a leadership role in the Health Law Section of the American Bar Association. W. Thomas Smith, Pharm.D., J.D., a clinical associate […]

A Florida coastal seaweed could help fend off cancers and inflammatory diseases

Published: Sep 5th, 2013

A new defense against prostate cancer, the most common cancer in men in the United States, may come from a seaweed found off the coast of Florida. University of Florida […]

Scoring system could help reduce adverse drug events in hospital patients

Published: Aug 27th, 2013

University of Florida College of Pharmacy researchers are working closely with colleagues at UF Health to identify hospital patients at greatest risk for preventable adverse drug events. The American Society […]

University of Florida chosen to lead national distance education consortium

Published: Jul 22nd, 2013

The American Distance Education Consortium has appointed Ian Tebbett, Ph.D., director of the University of Florida online forensic science master’s program, as its new president and CEO. Tebbett, whose leadership […]

Welcome Our New Pharmacy Dean

Published: Jul 11th, 2013

Julie A. Johnson, Pharm.D., has been named dean of the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, becoming the seventh dean and the first woman to hold the appointment in the […]