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UF study raises questions about overmedicating young children diagnosed with ADHD

Published: Aug 7th, 2017

Researchers in the UF College of Pharmacy determined that a child’s age when diagnosed with ADHD may be a strong predictor of the types and number of medications that are later prescribed to treat psychiatric conditions.

Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy welcomes Dr. Vakaramoko Diaby as new assistant professor

Published: Jul 19th, 2017

As competition goes down, generic drug prices rise, study finds

Published: Jul 5th, 2017

A University of Florida College of Pharmacy study found that market competition levels are strongly associated with generic drug price increases.

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Study examines prevalence of psychotherapy surrounding initiation of psychotropic polypharmacy

Published: Jul 4th, 2017

Graduate student Juan Hincapie-Castillo, Pharm.D., researched the prevalence of psychotherapy among Medicaid-insured patients within six months of initiating psychotropic medication polypharmacy.

Wei Wang recognized with award and travel grant at the 22nd ISPOR Annual International Meeting

Published: Jun 28th, 2017

Wei presented a research poster at the ISPOR annual international meeting in Boston.

Rene Soria-Saucedo to serve a two-year term at the Pharmacy Quality Alliance

Published: May 9th, 2017

Established in 2006, PQA is a non-profit alliance with over 200 member organizations focused on improving the quality of medication management and use across health care settings.

2017 Graduate: Nakyung Jeon

Published: May 9th, 2017

The department of pharmaceutical outcomes and policy congratulates Dr. Nakyung Jeon on her graduation.

2017 Graduate: Rose Jiang

Published: May 9th, 2017

The department of pharmaceutical outcomes and policy congratulates Dr. Rose Jiang on her graduation.

Dr. Joshua Brown wins UF College of Pharmacy PROSPER award

Published: Apr 29th, 2017

Joshua Brown, Pharm.D., Ph.D., M.S., an assistant professor of pharmaceutical outcomes and policy, has received a 2017 PROSPER award from the University of Florida College of Pharmacy. The $4,090 award […]

March for Science

Published: Apr 26th, 2017

UF College of Pharmacy faculty and students march for science on April 22, 2017 in Gainesville.