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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Dr. Hendrik Luesch appointed to Natural Product Reports’ editorial board

Jan 18th, 2018

Natural Product Reports is the Royal Society of Chemistry’s journal for publication of reviews in all areas of natural products chemistry, including biosynthesis, chemical biology, pharmacology and organic synthesis.

UF College of Pharmacy welcomes Dr. Jacques Turgeon as associate dean of the Orlando campus

Jan 10th, 2018

Turgeon will serve as the academic and administrative leader in Lake Nona and support several UF College of Pharmacy programs at the campus.

Dr. Soria-Saucedo presented 2018 Global Fellows Program Award

Dr. Soria-Saucedo presented 2018 Global Fellows Program Award

Dec 18th, 2017

The award will allow Soria-Saucedo to expand knowledge of pharmacoepidemiology in Latin America.

2018 Precision Medicine Conference

Early bird registration rates available for 2018 Precision Medicine Conference

Dec 18th, 2017

The interactive conference featuring world-renowned genomic medicine and pharmacogenomics experts will be held March 8-10 in Orlando.

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Dean Julie Johnson named to Clarivate Analytics’s list of Highly Cited Researchers

Dec 18th, 2017

Dean Johnson was named a Highly Cited Researcher in the Pharmacology and Toxicology category for the third consecutive year.

UF ranks in Top 5 for number of student posters presented at ASHP Clinical Midyear Meeting

Dec 7th, 2017

Pharm.D. students presented 46 posters at the meeting in Orlando held Dec. 3–7.

Dr. Amelia Deitchman receives ‘Excellence in Achievement’ recognition from ACCP

Nov 30th, 2017

Deitchman has been a Student Member of ACCP since 2013, and served as the founding Chair of the UF Gator Student Chapter. She now serves as the co-chair of the Student, Trainee & Young Professional Committee.