The selection committee deemed Wei’s geriatric and psychiatric pharmacoepidemiology research as “uniquely worthy of this award.”
The grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will help prevent unintended pregnancies.
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.
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.
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.
The foundation presented Brown the award at the 2017 ISPOR Annual International Meeting in Boston.
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.
A University of Florida College of Pharmacy study found that market competition levels are strongly associated with generic drug price increases.
Dr. Winterstein is one of 34 UF faculty members to receive a University of Florida Research Foundation Professorship for 2017-2020.
Dr. Winterstein was one of five UF graduate faculty members to receive the prestigious university award for her efforts to promote excellence in doctoral studies and mentor students in their pursuit of a graduate education.