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Reengineering the clinical environment for precision medicine at UF Health

Published: Jan 14th, 2019

UF Health’s Precision Medicine Program is ushering in a new era of genetic medicine, with the introduction of a new name, leadership team and preemptive pharmacogenetics testing.

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Register for the 2019 Precision Medicine Conference

Published: Jan 3rd, 2019

The 2019 UF Precision Medicine Conference will be held March 7-8 in Orlando. The conference promises to deliver strategies and applications for bringing genomic medicine and pharmacogenomics into patient care.

UF study to examine the safety of contrast agents used in MRI body scans during pregnancy

UF study to examine the safety of contrast agents used in MRI body scans during pregnancy

Published: Dec 21st, 2018

The FDA awarded a $330,000 grant to Almut Winterstein, Ph.D., a professor and the Dr. Robert and Barbara Crisafi Chair of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, to lead the 18-month study.

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Three Pharm.D. students appointed to national ASHP advisory groups

Published: Dec 12th, 2018

The ASHP Pharmacy Student Forum has six advisory groups that provide advice and guidance to the forum regarding the unique needs of student members.

Chris McCurdy, Bonnie Avery and Francisco Leon conduct kratom research to treat pain and addiction

UF College of Pharmacy receives $3.5 million NIDA grant to bolster kratom research

Published: Dec 10th, 2018

The grant will bolster research on Mitragyna speciosia, or kratom, and its potential to treat opioid misuse and physical dependence.

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Dean Julie Johnson named as a 2018 Highly Cited Researcher

Published: Dec 10th, 2018

Clarivate Analytics recognizes scholars who have produced multiple highly cited papers and rank in the top 1 percent of citations for a publication field and year, over a 10-year period.

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UF College of Pharmacy wins three national awards from ASHP Foundation

Published: Dec 5th, 2018

A pair of Orlando pharmacy students also placed in the top 10 of the Clinical Skills Challenge at ASHP Midyear.

Clinical assistant professors John Allen, Pharm.D., and Bethany Shoulders, Pharm.D., and clinical associate professors Stacy Voils, Pharm.D., and Carinda Feild, Pharm.D., had their septic shock research published in the Annals of Pharmacotherapy.

PTR faculty publish septic shock research in Annals of Pharmacotherapy 

Published: Nov 30th, 2018

Four critical care practitioners from the UF College of Pharmacy had their research published in the Annals of Pharmacotherapy in November.

Two UF College of Pharmacy trainees win American Society of Hematology Abstract Achievement Awards

Two UF College of Pharmacy trainees win American Society of Hematology Abstract Achievement Awards

Published: Nov 30th, 2018

Bradley Stockard, Pharm.D., and Abdelrahman Elsayed, M.Sc., were honored at the 60th ASH Annual Meeting.

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Dr. Rhonda Cooper-DeHoff presents a study on new class of cholesterol-lowering drugs at the AHA 2018 Scientific Sessions

Published: Nov 14th, 2018

Cooper-DeHoff’s study was selected as a Late Breaking Clinical Trial presentation.