The UF College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy welcomes Phuong Pham and Vassiki Sanogo as our February February 7th, 2019 POP research seminar presenters.
Phuong is a third year Ph.D. student at POP. She had her pharmacy degree in Vietnam, and a Master of Public Health at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Her research interest is pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety.
Dr. Sanogo is a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, at the University of Florida, College of Pharmacy. He received his Master in Economics from the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis (FR). He holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree from the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis (FR), with specialization in International Finance. Dr. Sanogo previously worked as a Research Fellow at the Center for Economic Forecasting and Analysis, Florida State University (FSU) and Lecturer in economics at Tallahassee Community College (TCC). He has conducted cost-effectiveness research, econometric evaluations, and served as project lead for a number of studies related to health policy (Methadone Treatment Program), health outcomes, financial development and economic growth, and small business development program evaluation. He has taught principles of economics in the Division of Business Industry and Technology (TCC). Currently, his research efforts are focused on economic impact assessments, health policy changes, and access to controlled substances, especially medical cannabis, and related compounds.