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Preventing Medical Errors in Hospitals through an Endowed Professorship

Preventing Medical Errors in Hospitals through an Endowed Professorship

Published: Dec 9th, 2011

What kind and how much medication a patient receives can be a matter of life or death. That’s why Bob Crisafi, Ph.D., who received his doctorate in pharmacy from the […]

APhA’s Tom Menighan Visits MTM Communication and Care Center

Published: Nov 21st, 2011

Tom Menighan, Executive Vice President and CEO of APhA, visited the UF MTM Communication and Care Center on October 26, 2011.  He graciously spent the day with MTM center faculty, […]

Community Health Expo Encourages Prostate Screening for Black Men

Published: Sep 22nd, 2011

Men attending the 2011 Men’s Health & Manpower Expo receive free prostate cancer screenings and learn about other important health issues and employment opportunities. UF Pharmacy Professor Folakemi Odedina, Ph.D., […]

UF medicinal chemists modify sea bacteria byproduct for use as potential cancer drug

Published: Sep 1st, 2011

University of Florida pharmacy researchers have modified a toxic chemical produced by tiny marine microbes and successfully deployed it against laboratory models of colon cancer. Writing today in ACS Medicinal […]

MTM and Cardiology Patients

Published: Aug 12th, 2011

In a recent newsletter article for Cardiovascular Care Associates (CCA), University of Florida’s MTM Communication and Care Center faculty member Dr. Heather Hardin explains how the medication therapy management process works. Written […]

UF receives $1.25 million to advance clinical research and personalized medicine

Published: Jun 18th, 2011

A team researchers in the University of Florida Clinical and Translational Science Institute received a combined $1.25 million award from the National Institutes of Health toward a goal of translating […]

UF launches new online master’s degree for patient-care pharmacists

Published: Jun 15th, 2011

The University of Florida College of Pharmacy is launching an online Master of Science in Pharmacy in Medication Therapy Management degree, with classes starting this month. The program is the […]

UF MTM Call Center Featured in “Pharmacy Today”

UF MTM Call Center Featured in “Pharmacy Today”

Published: May 10th, 2011

The UF MTM Communication and Care Center was honored to be the cover feature in “Pharmacy Today” magazine February 2011. The magazine features an article discussing the center’s student training, operations, […]

Medical Spotlight on UF MTM Call Center

Published: May 2nd, 2011

“It’s one thing for a doctor to prescribe medicine. It’s another thing for a patient to take it properly and not mix it with other drugs.” The WCJB-TV20 Medical Spotlight […]

UF recruits FDA senior scientist to advance Florida’s drug development, regulatory science efforts

Published: Apr 21st, 2011

A leading scientist in clinical pharmacology at the Food and Drug Administration is taking a new academic role at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy to improve drug development […]