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We Cannot Treat the Dead

Published: Oct 22nd, 2018

Assistant Scientist Amie Goodin, Ph.D., publishes an editorial in the American Journal of Public Health on the opioid epidemic.

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Dr. Winterstein installed as president-elect of the International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology

Published: Sep 19th, 2018

As president-elect, Almut Winterstein will serve on the executive board and chair the strategic planning committee. She joined ISPE in 2000 and has held numerous leadership roles during the past two decades.

Dr. Joshua Brown

Dr. Josh Brown receives NIH Loan Repayment Award and ambassador appointment

Published: Sep 14th, 2018

As a loan repayment awardee, Brown will receive financial support paying off his student debt, in return for a commitment to engage in NIH mission-relevant research.

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Study finds that short-term use of azithromycin is not associated with increased risk of hearing loss

Published: Sep 11th, 2018

The researchers reviewed medical claims for around half million adults in 29 states who had used either azithromycin or amoxicillin during a 10 year period.

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Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism journal publishes grad student Ghadeer Dawwas’ SGLT2 inhibitors article

Published: Sep 6th, 2018

The study suggests that SGLT2 inhibitors are safe and effective in treatment of patients with type II diabetes.

Dr. Joshua Brown

Dr. Josh Brown appointed as associate editor of BMC Cardiovascular Disorders and Editorial Advisory Board of JMCP

Published: Aug 15th, 2018

These service appointments are the first for Brown, who joined the college in 2016.

ICPE 2018 information for UF Department of Pharmeutical Outcomes and Policy

We’re Heading to Prague for ICPE 2018

Published: Aug 13th, 2018

August 22 – 26, 2018: Please take a look at the schedule for our department’s oral and poster presentations at the 34th annual International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology and Therapeutic Risk Management.

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Drs. Wei and Winterstein publish ADHD study on JAMA Network Open

Published: Aug 10th, 2018

The study examines the prevalence and factors associated with the long-term concurrent use of stimulants and opioids among adults with ADHD.

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Dr. Almut Winterstein named UF Term Professor

Published: Jul 6th, 2018

Winterstein is one of four UF College of Pharmacy faculty members named as UF Term Professors.

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Department of pharmaceutical outcomes and policy hiring two new tenure-track faculty

Published: Jun 25th, 2018

The department of pharmaceutical outcomes and policy invites applications for two full-time tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of assistant or associate professor.