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Honoring Dean Riffee for 17 Years of Leadership

Published: Jun 21st, 2013

William H. Riffee, Ph.D., the sixth dean in the nearly 90-year history of the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, retires June 30, 2013. Here are reflections about his visionary […]

Researchers uncover genetic dosage key for African-American patients

Published: Jun 5th, 2013

Researchers have discovered a way to make a blood thinner safer for about 40 percent of African-Americans taking the drug by linking a common gene variation to the dose. These […]

Graduating UF Student Pharmacists Look Forward to Residencies

Graduating UF Student Pharmacists Look Forward to Residencies

Published: Apr 29th, 2013

The College of Pharmacy recently celebrated the achievements of 85 senior pharmacy students in the Doctor of Pharmacy degree program for their acceptances into post-graduate residencies across the United States. […]

UF Pharmacy Students Earn Top Honors from AMCP Foundation

Published: Apr 26th, 2013

University of Florida student pharmacists took top honors on April 5 at the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy’s 25th annual meeting in San Diego. The AMCP Foundation presented awards for […]

UF Offers Specialized Pharm.D. Summer Elective Courses Online

Published: Apr 5th, 2013

The University of Florida College of Pharmacy is offering relevant pharmacy electives to student pharmacists at any institution who want to get ahead this summer. Accepted by many top pharmacy […]

Charter Fellow, National Academy of Inventors

Published: Apr 5th, 2013

A distinguished professor emeritus of medicinal chemistry at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy has been named a Charter Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors. Raymond J. Bergeron, Ph.D., […]

2013 Outstanding Pharmacy Service Award

Published: Apr 2nd, 2013

Daniel E. Buffington This award is presented each year to a non-alumnus who has made significant contributions to the UF College of Pharmacy and to the pharmacy profession. A faculty […]

2013 Outstanding Pharmacy Alumnus Service Award

Published: Apr 2nd, 2013

Mark Haumschild This award is presented each year to an alumnus who has made significant contributions to the pharmacy profession. Mark Haumschild began his pharmacy career in 1976 in a large community […]

2013 Outstanding Pharmacy Alumnus Award

Published: Apr 2nd, 2013

Michele Weizer This award recognizes an alumnus whose lifetime contributions have been truly extraordinary with lasting benefits to the profession. Michele Weizer, Pharm.D., received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from UF in […]

Investigating ethnic differences in prostate cancer experiences

Published: Mar 28th, 2013

Black men have the highest incidence of prostate cancer and die more often of the disease than any other group of American men, yet there are significant differences among black […]