POP Seminar: Dr. Rachel Reise and Dr. Hyerim Kang on Thurs, 09/02/2021

Reise.Kang.Judy.Announcment.2021Please 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 will be welcoming Hyerim Kang, PhD and Rachel Reise, PharmD as our seminar speakers.

Hyerim Kang, Ph.D., is a Post-Doctoral associate in the Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy. She received her PharmD and Ph.D. at the Sungkyunkwan University of South Korea, School of Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Policy & Outcomes Research. Her research centers on the health outcomes studies of medications as well as the cost-effectiveness of new medications. She is enthusiastic about investigating questions associated with the safety and clinical effectiveness of pharmaceuticals and, particularly, how a medication affects the health outcomes in real-world clinical care settings.

Her seminar title presented is: Effectiveness and safety of extended oral anticoagulation in patients with venous thromboembolism: a retrospective cohort studyand her mentor is Dr. Haesuk Park.

Rachel Reise, Pharm.D. is a second-year fellow in Healthcare Quality, Medication Safety, and Population Health. She received two Bachelor’s degrees in Biochemistry/Molecular Biology and Hispanic Studies from the University of Minnesota-Duluth in 2016. She then attended the University of New Mexico where she graduated with her Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2020. In her current role as a POP fellow, she also serves UF Health Physicians as part of the Pharmacy Services department. Additionally, she is currently working on her Master’s degree in Medication Safety and Quality Systems through the POP online program.

Her seminar title presented is: A comparison of vancomycin oral capsules vs. oral liquid for the treatment of C. difficile on readmissionand her mentor is Dr. Scott Vouri.

To join the Zoom meeting: Please contact Katherine Morris (kmorris@cop.ufl.edu) or Motomori Lewis (motomorilewis@ufl.edu) for the Zoom link and password.