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Simple genetic test shows promise for better outcomes in heart stent patients

Published: Nov 15th, 2016

UF Health researchers have found a quick, precise genetic test can significantly reduce the risk of cardiovascular events by helping to identify more effective medication for some heart patients.

ACCP’s Russell R. Miller Award presented to Dr. Rhonda Cooper-DeHoff

ACCP’s Russell R. Miller Award presented to Dr. Rhonda Cooper-DeHoff

Published: Oct 26th, 2016

The award was presented to Dr. Cooper-DeHoff in recognition of her substantial contributions to the literature of clinical pharmacy, thereby advancing both clinical pharmacy practice and rational pharmacotherapy.

Dr. Stacy Voils named ACCP Fellow

Dr. Stacy Voils named ACCP Fellow

Published: Oct 26th, 2016

Voils was inducted as an ACCP Fellow during the organization’s annual meeting on Oct. 23.

Dean Julie Johnson named Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher for second consecutive year

Dean Julie Johnson named Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher for second consecutive year

Published: Oct 4th, 2016

The Thomson Reuters honor is given to the world’s leading scholars in the sciences and social sciences and is earned by being among the top one percent most cited researchers in a subject field.

UF College of Pharmacy welcomes five new faculty to campus

Published: Aug 19th, 2016

Meet the newest additions to the College of Pharmacy faculty.

UF College of Pharmacy dean receives the nation’s top academic pharmacy research award

Published: Jul 17th, 2016

Dr. Julie Johnson is the recipient of the 2016 Volwiler Research Achievement Award.

INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine honors Dr. Folakemi Odedina with a 2016 Inspiring Women in STEM Award

INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine honors Dr. Folakemi Odedina with a 2016 Inspiring Women in STEM Award

Published: Jul 14th, 2016

INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the largest and oldest diversity and inclusion publication in higher education, has awarded Dr. Folakemi Odedina with a 2016 Inspiring Women in STEM Award.

To fight antibiotic resistance, we need to fight bad prescribing habits

To fight antibiotic resistance, we need to fight bad prescribing habits

Published: Jun 21st, 2016

Antibiotic resistance is a growing threat in the United States. As John Gums, Pharm.D., associate dean for clinical affairs, writes in the The Conversation, solving the problem begins with the patient-provider relationship. When patients and providers make a collective effort to avoid inappropriate prescribing, they achieve a more responsible level of infectious disease care.

Commencement ceremonies celebrate 2016 College of Pharmacy graduates

Published: May 5th, 2016

The University of Florida College of Pharmacy celebrated more than 400 graduates from the class of 2016 during commencement ceremonies April 28 through May 2.

Two UF pharmacy residency programs receive ASHP accreditation

Published: May 3rd, 2016

The UF College of Pharmacy’s Ambulatory Care Residency and Pharmacogenetics Residency programs received the maximum six-year accreditation.