What’s new with Pop?

Graduate student Amir Sarayani wins ACCP Student…

Amir Sarayani was one of 10 students nationally honored with an ACCP Student and Trainee Abstract Award on Sept. 13.

Amir Sarayani

ICPE 2021 Schedule

UF College of Pharmacy presentations at the International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology & Therapeutic Risk Management

ICPE 2021

New AI tool will predict patients at high risk…

UF researchers will use data from patients’ electronic medical records to help clinicians safely and effectively prescribe opioid medications.

Jenny Lo-Ciganic

Areas of Research

POP Research

Pharmacoepidemiology and Safety Sciences

Applies epidemiologic reasoning, methods, and knowledge to studies that examine the safety, effectiveness, and quality of drugs in human populations as well as healthcare systems that impact medication use.


POP Research

Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research

Include studies which describe the cost, utilization and economic efficiency of pharmaceutical products and related services in the delivery of health care and the development and application of health care policy.


POP Research

Pharmaceutical Health Services Research

The concentration established the competence to evaluate the quality of medication use and medication use systems, to develop target interventions for identified quality deficits, and to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of such interventions.

Pharmaceutical Health Services


Center for Drug Evaluation and Safety

The UF Center for Drug Evaluation and Safety unites researchers interested in using big data to evaluate drugs and the safety of medications through drug safety initiatives in real-world populations.

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Department Events

POP Seminar: Dr. Rachel Reise and Dr. Hyerim Kang…

Please join us Thursday, 09/02/2021 for POP Research seminar of the Fall 2021, held from 11:00 am-12:30 pm in HPNP Auditorium, Room HPNP 1404. We…

Seminar Announcement

POP Seminar: Dr. Scott Vouri on Thurs, 08/26/2021

Please join us Thursday, 08/26/2021 for POP Research seminar of the Fall 2021, held from 11:00 am-12:30 pm in the Health Professions, Nursing, and…

Scott Vouri Announcement

POP Seminar Guest Speaker: AI Faculty Candidate…

Please join us Thursday, 06/17/2021 for POP Research seminar of the Summer 2021, held from 11:00am-12:00pm in Communicore C1-17 on campus, via Zoom…

Seminar Announcement

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Students Poster Presentation

The Next Generation of Leaders

Graduate Studies in POP

Graduate students describe how their research in the department of pharmaceutical outcomes and policy at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy is helping to make medications safer and more effective.

Research with POP