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Dr. Haesuk Park receives grant to evaluate impact of digital device that tracks drug adherence

Proteus Digital Health has awarded funding to Haesuk Park, Ph.D., to study the effectiveness of recently FDA-approved digital medicine, Abilify MyCite.

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Dr. Rene Soria-Saucedo presented 2018 Global Fellows Program Award

The award will allow him to expand knowledge of pharmacoepidemiology in Latin America.

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PROSPER Award funds database acquisition to address healthy-user effect bias

Dr. Rene Soria-Saucedo received a 2018 Excellence Award by the Program for Education and Research at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy.

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Dr. Almut Winterstein featured in AJHP Voices interview

The American Journal of Health-Systems Pharmacy highlights Winterstein’s research on developing prediction models for preventable adverse drug events in hospitals.

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Luncheon honors Dr. Almut Winterstein as UF Research Foundation Professor

Pictured are Dr. Winterstein and Dr. David Norton, vice president for research at the University of Florida, at the Oct. 11 luncheon.

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Graduate student Ghadeer Dawwas attends Clinton Global Initiative University meeting

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.

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Welcome to the Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy

Thank you for your interest in our program. We are proud of our outstanding faculty, graduate students, fellows and staff who possess a passion and commitment to both teaching and research.

The Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy includes a broad range of programs and resources. Faculty is actively engaged in the entry-level PharmD program and its own graduate program, including about 25 PhD students, a small number of residential and more than 150 online MS students. alt text here

The Department’s focus in research and graduate training is centered on the evaluation of drugs and related medical technology. This focus includes classic pharmacoepidemiologic and pharmacoeconomic work in areas such as drug safety and comparative effectiveness, as well as patient safety and program evaluation as related to medication use. We have excellent facilities for quantitative research including a data center with a state-of the art 32TB privacy-approved research server and a variety of billing record and clinical research databases.

UF Health, the largest fully integrated academic health center in the Southeast with all six health colleges on campus, allows broad interdisciplinary collaboration as well as access to a fully integrated electronic health record system. Our graduate program admits students each fall semester and we frequently offer fellowship and internship opportunities.

Almut G. Winterstein, Ph.D.
Department Chair

College of Pharmacy News

UF College of Pharmacy welcomes Dr. Jacques Turgeon as associate dean of the Orlando campus

UF College of Pharmacy welcomes Dr. Jacques Turgeon as associate dean of the Orlando campus

January 10, 2018

Turgeon will serve as the academic and administrative leader in Lake Nona and support several UF College of Pharmacy programs at the campus.

Early bird registration rates available for 2018 Precision Medicine Conference

Early bird registration rates available for 2018 Precision Medicine Conference

December 18, 2017

The interactive conference featuring world-renowned genomic medicine and pharmacogenomics experts will be held March 8-10 in Orlando.

Dean Julie Johnson named to Clarivate Analytics’s list of Highly Cited Researchers

Dean Julie Johnson named to Clarivate Analytics’s list of Highly Cited Researchers

December 18, 2017

Dean Johnson was named a Highly Cited Researcher in the Pharmacology and Toxicology category for the third consecutive year.

UF ranks in Top 5 for number of student posters presented at ASHP Clinical Midyear Meeting

UF ranks in Top 5 for number of student posters presented at ASHP Clinical Midyear Meeting

December 7, 2017

Pharm.D. students presented 46 posters at the meeting in Orlando held Dec. 3–7.

Meet Our POP Students

Events

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POP Seminar Announcement: Xi Wang and Yasser Albogami

The UF College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy welcomes Xi Wang and Yasser Albogami as our January 23rd, 2018 POP Seminar Presenters. Xi Wang is a fourth year doctoral student. She […]

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POP Seminar Announcement: Yan Li and Sascha van Boemmel-Wegmann

The UF College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy welcomes Yan Li and Sascha van Boemmel-Wegmann as our January16th, 2018 POP Seminar Presenters. Yan Li is a PhD student in the Department […]

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POP Seminar Announcement: Bingcao “Glen” Wu

The UF College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy welcomes our student, Bingcao “Glen” Wu as our January 8th, 2018 Speaker for POP Seminar. Glen was readmitted to POP as part-time PhD student […]

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