Meghan J Arwood

Meghan J Arwood Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: Pharmacotherapy & Translational Research
Business Phone: (352) 294-5464
Business Email: arwood@cop.ufl.edu

About Meghan J Arwood

Meghan Arwood, PharmD, MS, received her BS and PharmD degrees from the University of Florida, and she completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne, Florida. Following residency, she started a fellowship in translational pharmacogenomics at the University of Illinois at Chicago and completed it at the University of Florida. Arwood received her MS degree in Clinical and Translational Science from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Her thesis research focused on transcriptomic predictors of pulmonary hypertension development in heart failure patients. Arwood joined the University of Florida College of Pharmacy as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research in 2017. In her role, she supports the implementation of pharmacogenomics through UF Health’s Precision Medicine Program. Arwood directs a pharmacogenetics consult clinic within the primary care setting and is a board-certified pharmacotherapy specialist. Her research interests include cardiopulmonary pharmacogenomics, clinical implementation of pharmacogenomics, and RNA-sequencing.

Honors & Awards

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

Grants

March 2017 – March 2019
Pharmacogenetic Consultation Service
UF HEALTH SHANDS HOSPITAL ·

Education

2018
M.S.
University of Illinois at Chicago
2014-2016
Translational Pharmacogenomics Fellowship
University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Florida
2013-2014
PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Residency
Holmes Regional Medical Center
2013
Pharm.D.
University of Florida
2009
B.S.
University of Florida