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UF students advocate for pharmacy profession at Legislative Days

Pharmacy students from the University of Florida and other pharmacy colleges in Florida descended on the state capitol in Tallahassee for two days in January to advocate for the profession. The annual Legislative Days event is one of the largest statewide gatherings of pharmacy students. This year, more than…

UF researchers discover breakthrough anticancer drug

Researchers from the University of Florida College of Pharmacy have discovered a safer and more effective anticancer drug to target leukemia, lymphoma, and breast and lung cancers. The journal Nature Medicine published the findings this month. Guangrong Zheng, Ph.D., left, an associate professor of medicinal chemistry, and…

UF Pharmacy wins four abstract awards at ASH Annual Meeting

The American Society of Hematology, or ASH, honored four gators from the University of Florida College of Pharmacy — two postdoctoral associates and two graduate students — at its 61st Annual Meeting in Orlando, Dec. 7-10. Two postdocs and two graduate students won ASH abstract awards, from…