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2018 Precision Medicine Conference

Early bird registration rates available for 2018 Precision Medicine Conference

Published: Dec 18th, 2017

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

Dean Johnson Outdoor

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

Published: 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

Published: Dec 7th, 2017

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

Dr. Hendrik Luesch featured in Go Greater campaign video

Published: Dec 4th, 2017

Luesch’s marine drug discovery research is highlighted in the video supporting UF’s $3 billion fundraising campaign.

Christopher McCurdy, Ph.D., a medicinal chemistry professor at the UF College of Pharmacy, currently serves as president of the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists.

Dr. Chris McCurdy installed as 2018 AAPS president

Published: Nov 27th, 2017

Medicinal chemistry professor Christopher McCurdy, Ph.D., was installed as the 2018 American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, or AAPS, president at the organization’s annual meeting Nov. 12-15 in San Diego.

Human liver protein reduces age-related inflammation in animal, human cell models

Published: Nov 9th, 2017

A protein produced by the liver significantly reduces the chronic, low-grade inflammation that may contribute to aging and aging-related diseases, a group of University of Florida Health researchers has found.

St. Pete - ASHP

Four St. Petersburg students appointed to national ASHP advisory groups

Published: 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.

Dr. Stephan Schmidt installed into Certara Endowed Professorship

Published: Oct 30th, 2017

The professorship will strengthen the relationship between the college’s academic program and industry to drive innovation and enhance the application of leading-edge science to solve current challenges.

Dr. Chris McCurdy featured in CNN report on kratom

Published: 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

Published: 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.