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UF pharmacy professor awarded fellowship to develop oncology clinical trials platform in Africa

UF pharmacy professor awarded fellowship to develop oncology clinical trials platform in Africa

Published: Jun 6th, 2018

Folakemi Odedina, Ph.D., has been awarded a 2018 Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship to help expand oncology clinical trials in Africa.

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UF leads all pharmacy colleges with four ASCPT Presidential Trainee Awards

Published: Mar 27th, 2018

ASCPT also honored Dr. Hartmut Derendorf with the 2018 Mentor Award.

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Dr. Shannon Miller named the College of Pharmacy’s Teacher of the Year

Published: Feb 8th, 2018

UF College of Pharmacy Dean Julie Johnson, Pharm.D., recognized Miller for her classroom achievements noting her many teaching innovations.

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Dr. Heather Hardin named director of experiential programs

Published: Oct 2nd, 2017

Dr. Hardin began her leadership role in the Office of Experiential Programs on Oct. 1.

AACP honors Dr. Michelle Farland with Emerging Teaching Scholar Award

AACP honors Dr. Michelle Farland with Emerging Teaching Scholar Award

Published: Jul 17th, 2017

The honor recognizes academic pharmacy faculty who excel in engaging in scholarly teaching and the scholarship of teaching and learning.

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UF researchers identify gene variant to personalize therapy for deadly form of leukemia

Published: Jun 19th, 2017

A genetic variation identified by researchers in the University of Florida College of Pharmacy may help clinicians target a deadly form of leukemia using a promising drug therapy.

Africa Vision 2020 Initiative presents Living Legend Award to Dr. Folakemi Odedina

Africa Vision 2020 Initiative presents Living Legend Award to Dr. Folakemi Odedina

Published: Jun 13th, 2017

For her achievements and contributions to African and global health, and her service to humanity, the Association for Good Clinical Practice in Nigeria has awarded its first Living Legend Award to Dr. Folakemi Odedina.

Dr. Odedina selected to work in Nigeria as a Carnegie African Diaspora Fellow

Published: Jun 12th, 2017

Folakemi Odedina, Ph.D., a professor of pharmacotherapy and translational research in the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, has been chosen by the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program to travel to Nigeria to study prostate cancer in West African men

UF Precision Medicine Conference draws attention to pharmacy’s role in precision medicine

Published: Mar 24th, 2017

Attendees of the 2017 UF Precision Medicine Conference learned how they can lead efforts to apply the emerging field of pharmacogenomics into their daily practice.

UF College of Pharmacy trainees shine at ASCPT Annual Meeting

Published: Mar 22nd, 2017

UF pharmacy students captured numerous awards at the annual American Society of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics Annual Meeting.