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UF College of Pharmacy lands in the Top 5 of national research rankings

Published: May 14th, 2019

UF ranked No. 4 nationally in both total funding ($23.7 million) and NIH funding ($16.5 million) in the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy research rankings.

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UF study questions accuracy of CMS opioid safeguards

Published: Mar 12th, 2019

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services criteria are used to flag high-risk patients for opioid abuse and overdose.

Center for Drug Evaluation and Safety established at the University of Florida

Published: Mar 1st, 2019

The center will unite researchers interested in using big data to evaluate drugs and the safety of medications in real-world populations.

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New treatment for hepatitis C results in lower costs overall

Published: Feb 21st, 2019

The study, published in the journal Hepatology, examined the clinical and economic outcomes of direct-acting antiviral therapy, which cures hepatitis C in nearly 95 percent of patients.

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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.

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Dr. Almut Winterstein installed as president-elect of the International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology

Published: Sep 19th, 2018

As president-elect, Winterstein will serve on the executive board and chair the strategic planning committee. She joined ISPE in 2000 and has held numerous leadership roles during the past two decades.

Dr. Josh Brown receives NIH Loan Repayment Award and ambassador appointment

Dr. Josh Brown receives NIH Loan Repayment Award and ambassador appointment

Published: Sep 14th, 2018

As a loan repayment awardee, Brown will receive financial support paying off his student debt, in return for a commitment to engage in NIH mission-relevant research.

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UF and Harvard researchers secure FDA grant to assess medication safety during pregnancy

Published: May 29th, 2018

The nearly $3 million grant will enhance the FDA’s capability to conduct drug safety studies on maternal and infant outcomes involving exposure to medications during pregnancy.

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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.”