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Dr. Haesuk Park receives a K01 award from the National Institute on Drug Abuse

Published: May 15th, 2018

Her research proposal that won her the award investigates the impact of Medicaid prior authorization policies on prescribers’ HCV-infected patients’ outcomes.

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Dr. Jenny Wei receives UF Excellence Award for Assistant Professors

Published: May 10th, 2018

The selection committee deemed Wei’s geriatric and psychiatric pharmacoepidemiology research as “uniquely worthy of this award.”

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UF Pharmacy researchers secure $1.5 million grant to study hormonal contraceptive drug interactions

Published: Apr 23rd, 2018

The grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will help prevent unintended pregnancies.

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Risk-sharing contracts could reduce U.S. drug prices

Published: Jan 30th, 2018

UF College of Pharmacy researchers studied performance-based risk-sharing agreements in Europe and the United States to identify opportunities to reduce drug costs for patients.

Graduate student Ghadeer Dawwas attends Clinton Global Initiative University meeting

Published: Oct 27th, 2017

The meeting included several plenary sessions, networking sessions, skills sessions and office hours where students had the chance to meet with the leaders in attendance.

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UF Health couple secures prestigious K awards

Published: Oct 23rd, 2017

Love and support helped UF College of Pharmacy Assistant Professor Dr. Yu-Jung (Jenny) Wei and her husband, Dr. Ting-Yuan (David) Cheng, land prestigious K awards.

Dr. Joshua Brown receives a Research Starter Grant in Health Outcomes from the PhRMA Foundation

Dr. Joshua Brown receives a Research Starter Grant in Health Outcomes from the PhRMA Foundation

Published: Sep 25th, 2017

The foundation presented Brown the award at the 2017 ISPOR Annual International Meeting in Boston.

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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.

As competition goes down, generic drug prices rise, study finds

Published: Jul 5th, 2017

A University of Florida College of Pharmacy study found that market competition levels are strongly associated with generic drug price increases.

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.