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Challenges in outcomes ascertainment

University of Florida researchers examine validity of claims data for otological outcomes.

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Jeon’s abstract recognized among best at international pharmacoepidemiology conference

Abstract highlights UF researchers efforts to develop automated prediction models for preventable adverse drug events in hospitalized patients.

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Join us at the 32nd International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology and Risk Management in Dublin

The 32nd International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology and Risk Management will be held in Dublin, Aug. 24-28.

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Dr. Juan Hincapie-Castillo named recipient of the DuBow Family Graduate Student Education Fellowship

The fellowship is given annually to a graduate student in the POP department.

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Yan Li selected for MTM Communication and Care Center research assistantship

Li’s work is expected to contribute to the expansion of MTM literature and improve the quality of patient care.

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Ghadeer Dawwas’ research recognized with award and travel grant

The University of Florida Graduate School and the International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research honored Dawwas for her research.

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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

Poster session puts population health into perspective for first-year pharmacy students

Poster session puts population health into perspective for first-year pharmacy students

September 21, 2016

More than 40 other teams of first-year students at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy presented research posters aimed at improving population health.

UF College of Pharmacy researcher investigates natural treatment for liver cancer

UF College of Pharmacy researcher investigates natural treatment for liver cancer

September 13, 2016

Dr. Thomas Schmittgen is identifying novel treatments and new ways to deliver those therapies by restoring microRNA levels in cancer cells in hopes of finding options for people with the disease.

30th Annual Alumni Reunion BBQ brings together generations of Gator Pharmacists

30th Annual Alumni Reunion BBQ brings together generations of Gator Pharmacists

September 13, 2016

More than 300 alumni and friends of the College of Pharmacy attended the event.

Jeon’s abstract recognized among best at international pharmacoepidemiology conference

September 8, 2016

UF College of Pharmacy graduate student Nakyung Jeon placed second out of 419 submissions for best student abstract at the International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology and Therapeutic Risk...

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Events

POP Seminar Series: Dr. Xinyue Liu

Seminar Announcement Xinyue Liu, Ph.D., BSPharm “The Consistency and Quality of Select Psychotropic Drug-Drug Interactions listed in Clinical Pharmacology, Micromedex, and Lexi-Comp”    Tuesday, September 13, 2016, at 9:00 a.m. […]

POP Seminar Series: Monica Munoz and Hussain Alqhtani

Seminar Announcement Monica Muñoz “FDA’s Adverse Event Reporting System: Impact and Challenges” Yasser Albogami “The Using of Antiosteoporotic Agents Among Glucocorticoids Users in the US”  Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. […]

POP Seminar Series: Omotola Olasupo and Yasser Albogami

Seminar Announcement Omotola Olasupo “Trend and Risk of Severe Adverse Events after Vaccinations in the United States: 2011-2015” Yasser Albogami “Asthma Prevalence & Asthma Medications Uptake Among Pediatrics in U.S […]

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