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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.

American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education Graduate Student Fellow

Published: Nov 14th, 2014

Juan Hincapie Castillo, Pharm.D., a graduate student in pharmaceutical outcomes and policy was selected by the American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education as a 2015 Graduate Student Fellow. Created in […]

Addressing the Global Burden of Prostate Cancer Among Black Men

Addressing the Global Burden of Prostate Cancer Among Black Men

Published: Aug 29th, 2014

Guest Editor: Folakemi Odedina, Ph.D. Director of UF Health Cancer Center Cancer Health Disparities ecancer.org works closely with leading oncologists and healthcare professionals to inform and educate the cancer community. […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

UF Pharmacy Students Earn Top Honors from AMCP Foundation

Published: Apr 26th, 2013

University of Florida student pharmacists took top honors on April 5 at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy’s 25th annual meeting in San Diego. The AMCP Foundation presented awards for […]

UF Offers Specialized Pharm.D. Summer Elective Courses Online

Published: Apr 5th, 2013

The University of Florida College of Pharmacy is offering relevant pharmacy electives to student pharmacists at any institution who want to get ahead this summer. Accepted by many top pharmacy […]