The Office of News & Communications, under direction of the dean’s office, supports college initiatives in research, education, service and funding support. The office serves as point of first contact for media representatives seeking expert sources for college news and related pharmacy and health-care issues. Contact: Linda Homewood, APR, Director of News & Communications,, Phone: 352-273-6873, 352-273-6605.

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Gator pharmacists make a splash at APhA-ASP midyear regional meeting

Nov 13th, 2017

Gator student pharmacists brought home Region 3 awards for Operations Diabetes and Generation RX.

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Four St. Petersburg students appointed to national ASHP advisory groups

Nov 8th, 2017

The ASHP student advisory groups provide advice and guidance for student members to help them successfully launch careers in hospital and health-system practice.

Graduate student Ghadeer Dawwas attends Clinton Global Initiative University meeting

Oct 27th, 2017

The meeting included several plenary sessions, networking sessions, skills sessions and office hours where students had the chance to meet with the leaders in attendance.

Dr. Chris McCurdy featured in CNN report on kratom

Oct 26th, 2017

McCurdy, Ph.D., a professor of medicinal chemistry, was interviewed by CNN about kratom and its potential to treat pain and opioid withdrawal.

Four UF pharmacy students among the inaugural 100 UN Foundation Global Health Fellows

Oct 25th, 2017

The four UF pharmacy students are among 100 fellows selected from universities across the United States to participate in a seven-week online program that promotes advocacy for global health programs.

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UF Health couple secures prestigious K awards

Oct 23rd, 2017

Love and support helped UF College of Pharmacy Assistant Professor Dr. Yu-Jung (Jenny) Wei and her husband, Dr. Ting-Yuan (David) Cheng, land prestigious K awards.

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Two Gainesville campus Pharm.D. students appointed to national student group

Oct 20th, 2017

The ASHP Pharmacy Student Forum has appointed fourth-year student Emilie Bergsma and third-year student Celia Curtis to the Advancement of Pharmacy Practice Advisory Group.