Winterstein 150x150 Almut Winterstein, RPh, Ph.D., FISPE
Professor and Chair
Office: HPNP Room 3336
Phone: 352-273-6258
Email: almut@cop.ufl.edu
Dr. Winterstein’s research program focuses on the evaluation and prediction of drug safety and effectiveness in real-world populations and on devising ways to improve medication use. Clinical areas of interest include pediatrics and pregnancy, psychopharmacology and treatment and prevention of infectious disease.
Josh Brown 150x150 Joshua Brown, Pharm.D., Ph.D., M.S.
Assistant Professor
Office: HPNP 3320
Phone: 352-294-8593
Email: joshua.brown@cop.ufl.edu
Dr. Brown’s research is in the field of comparative effectiveness and safety research focusing on anticoagulants, hematology and cardiology, and in health care policy evaluation
Diaby 150x150 Vakaramoko Diaby, Ph.D., M.Sc.
Assistant Professor
Office: HPNP Room 3317
Phone: 352-273-9397
Email: v.diaby@cop.ufl.edu
Dr. Diaby’s research interests are in the field of economic evaluation, decision analytic modeling, health technology assessment, or HTA, and priority setting using multi-criteria decision analysis, or MCDA.
Hatton 150x150 Randy Hatton, Pharm.D, BPharm, FCCP, BCPS
Clinical Professor
Office: HPNP Room 2331
Phone: 352-294-5785
Dr. Hatton’s research interests include evidence-based practice, patient safety and over-the-counter products.
Navarro 150x150 Robert P. Navarro, Pharm.D.
Clinical Professor
Office: HPNP 2338
Phone: 352-273-5526
Email: rnavarro@cop.ufl.edu
Dr. Navarro’s research interests include real-world drug value assessments, performance-based risk-sharing arrangements with pharmaceutical manufacturers and value-based drug formulary management in various patient populations, as well as benefits and risks of public pharmaceutical policy on patient drug access, affordability and outcomes experiences.
Park 150x150 Haesuk Park, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Office: HPNP Room 3325
Phone: 352-273-6261
Dr. Park’s research program focuses on the evaluation of economic and health outcomes of medications and pharmaceutical care services as well as policy associated with the use of pharmaceuticals.
Segal 150x150 Richard Segal, Ph.D.
Associate Dean, Professor, and Graduate Program Director
Office: HPNP Room 4332C
Phone: 352-273-6265
Email: segal@cop.ufl.edu
 Dr. Segal’s research focuses on improving the quality and safety of the medication use process, with a particular emphasis on improving prescribing practices and in creating collaborative practice models to improve medication use by patients
 Wei 150x150 Yu-Jung “Jenny” Wei, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Office: HPNP 3321
Phone: 352-294-5340
Email: jenny.wei@cop.ufl.edu
Dr. Wei’s research programs focus on questions surrounding the effectiveness, safety and quality of medication use in elderly patients with chronic conditions, especially those in nursing home settings.
 Xiao 150x150 Hong Xiao, Ph.D.
Office: HPNP 3338
Phone: 352-273-6711
Email: hxiao18@cop.ufl.edu
Dr. Xiao’s research interests include access to and utilization of pharmaceutical and/or health services and related clinical, economic and humanistic outcomes with a focus on disparities in cancer outcomes.

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