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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.


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.

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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.

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College of Pharmacy’s Yan Li Earns Top Honors at the 32nd Annual Research Showcase

Published: Feb 13th, 2019

The Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy is proud to announce that Yan Li was the winner of the 2019 poster competition in the category of “Pain, Addiction, and CNS […]

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New study examining the effectiveness and safety of apixaban versus rivaroxaban is published in the Lancet Hematology

Published: Jan 4th, 2019

UF College of Pharmacy researchers led the study featuring approximately 15,000 patients.

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UF study to examine the safety of contrast agents used in MRI body scans during pregnancy

Published: Dec 21st, 2018

The FDA awarded a $330,000 grant to Almut Winterstein, Ph.D., to lead the 18-month study.