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Juan Hincapie Castillo

Dr. Juan Hincapie-Castillo invited to Rising Stars in Health-Related Sciences symposium

Published: Apr 30th, 2019

The symposium will host underrepresented minority scholars for several days of networking, science, mentoring and career development.

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Yan Li successfully defends his dissertation

Published: Apr 22nd, 2019

Li has taken a fellow role in the Office of New Drugs, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research at the Food and Drug Administration.

Dr. Josh Brown receives AMCP award

Dr. Josh Brown receives AMCP’s 2019 New Practitioner Award

Published: Apr 16th, 2019

AMCP gives the award to a member who has made a significant contribution to managed care pharmacy within five years of graduation.

Scott Vouri

Study finds sepsis patients at risk of antibiotic resistance when subjected to continual broad antibiotic use

Published: Apr 11th, 2019

Dr. Scott Martin Vouri co-authored the study published in the journal Pharmacotherapy.

opioids

New machine-learning model found effective at predicting risk of opioid overdose

Published: Mar 26th, 2019

The model allows scientists to assess complex interactions of large data that can reveal hidden patterns and generate more accurate predictions in clinical settings.

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UF study questions accuracy of CMS opioid safeguards

Published: Mar 12th, 2019

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services criteria are used to flag high-risk patients for opioid abuse and overdose.

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Dr. Scott Martin Vouri named a Claude D. Pepper Junior Scholar

Published: Mar 8th, 2019

The distinction comes with a two-year, $104,000 award, which Vouri will use to study a type of drug-induced adverse event called a prescribing cascade in older adults.

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Dr. Amie Goodin featured in NY Times story on the opioid crisis

Published: Mar 4th, 2019

“Current policies to limit opioid prescriptions leave some pain patients high and dry, resulting in a new wave of unintended consequences for patients with untreated chronic pain.”

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Center for Drug Evaluation and Safety established at the University of Florida

Published: Mar 3rd, 2019

The center will unite researchers interested in using big data to evaluate drugs and the safety of medications in real-world populations.

Hepatitis C Slider

New treatment for hepatitis C results in lower costs overall

Published: Feb 22nd, 2019

The study, published in the journal Hepatology, examined the clinical and economic outcomes of direct-acting antiviral therapy, which cures hepatitis C in nearly 95 percent of patients.