2020 and 2021 graduates celebrated

The department of pharmaceutical outcomes and policy celebrates with these graduates who earned degrees following the spring 2021 semester.

Cheng Chen

Cheng “Alice” Chen
Ph.D., May 2021
Dissertation Title: Utilization, Safety, and Effectiveness of Prescription Gabapentinoids And Opioids Among Older Adults
Advisor: Dr. Yu-Jung “Jenny” Wei
First Position after graduation: Postdoctoral researcher at University of Pennsylvania

Yahan Zhang

Yahan Zhang
M.S., May 2021
Dissertation Title: Association Between Social Determinates of Health and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes in Adults Aged 18-45
Advisor: Dr. Hui Shao
First Position after graduation: Ph.D. program, University of Texas at Austin


Mahek Garg
Ph.D. May 2021
Advisor: Dr. Haesuk Park

2020 Graduation Picture
Xi Wang, Ph.D., Haesuk Park, Ph.D., an associate professor in the UF College of Pharmacy, and Xinyi Jiang, Ph.D., attended the 2020 make-up graduation ceremony on May 6. Joshua Brown, Ph.D., Pharm.D.,, M.S., far right, appears with the graduates in the picture. Park served as Jiang’s faculty advisor, while Almut Winterstein, Ph.D., not pictured, was Wang’s faculty advisor.