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UF study raises questions about overmedicating young children diagnosed with ADHD

Published: Aug 7th, 2017

Researchers in the UF College of Pharmacy determined that a child’s age when diagnosed with ADHD may be a strong predictor of the types and number of medications that are later prescribed to treat psychiatric conditions.

Dr. Almut Winterstein named UF Research Foundation Professor

Published: Apr 21st, 2017

Dr. Winterstein is one of 34 UF faculty members to receive a University of Florida Research Foundation Professorship for 2017-2020.

Dr. Almut Winterstein honored with UF Doctoral Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring Award

Dr. Almut Winterstein honored with UF Doctoral Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring Award

Published: Mar 29th, 2017

Dr. Winterstein was one of five UF graduate faculty members to receive the prestigious university award for her efforts to promote excellence in doctoral studies and mentor students in their pursuit of a graduate education.

UF Health study links commonly prescribed ear drops to perforated eardrums

Published: Mar 27th, 2017

Researchers in the UF College of Pharmacy found commonly prescribed antibiotic ear drops may increase the risk of a perforated eardrum after ear tube surgery.

Celebrating Distinction in Pharmacy

Published: Nov 3rd, 2016

Three University of Florida College of Pharmacy researchers were recently installed as endowed professors in the college.

Academic Pharmacy Now features story on Dr. Winterstein’s ADHD drug research

Published: Jul 1st, 2016

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UF researchers find ADHD drug does not heighten suicide risk despite FDA warning

Published: Apr 26th, 2016

University of Florida College of Pharmacy researchers found no evidence that children taking atomoxetine were at an increased risk of suicide or suicide attempts despite an FDA warning.

Dr. Almut Winterstein named chair of the department of pharmaceutical outcomes and policy

Published: Dec 21st, 2015

Dr. Winterstein is recognized as an international leader in drug safety and pharmacoepidemiology.

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.

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 […]