Meghan J. Arwood, Pharm.D., BCPS

Meghan J. Arwood

Clinical Assistant Professor

Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research



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  • B.S. in Food Science and Human Nutrition, Specialization in Nutritional Sciences, University of Florida
  • Pharm.D., University of Florida College of Pharmacy
  • PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency, Holmes Regional Medical Center, Melbourne, Florida
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship in Translational Pharmacogenomics, University of Illinois at Chicago and the University of Florida

Biographical Sketch

Meghan Arwood, Pharm.D., joined the University of Florida College of Pharmacy as a clinical assistant professor of pharmacotherapy and translational research in January. In her new role, she will support the implementation of pharmacogenomics through UF Health’s Personalized Medicine Program. She is a board-certified pharmacotherapy specialist.

Arwood received her B.S. and Pharm.D. degrees from UF, and she completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne, Florida. Following residency, she started a postdoctoral fellowship in translational pharmacogenomics and began pursuing a M.S. degree in Clinical and Translational Science at the University of Illinois Chicago. Her thesis research focuses on the genomic underpinnings of pulmonary hypertension development in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction and pharmacogenomic effects of medications in treated heart failure patients. She completed her fellowship at the University of Florida in the department of pharmacotherapy and translational research.

Professional Affiliations

  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • American Heart Association
  • American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity, Inc.
  • Pharmacogenomics Research Network


  • 2017 American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics Presidential Trainee Award
  • 2013 Merck Award for Outstanding Research

Select Publications

Full publication list via PubMed