Brianna Costales, B.S.

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Contact Information

email: b.costales@ufl.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • B.S. Health Science, California State University, Fullerton, 2013

Entry Date into the POP Ph.D. program:  Fall, 2017

Research Interests

  • Pharmacoepidemiology and pharmacovigilance as it relates to psychiatric drugs and improving long-term outcomes in the mental health population.Overall, I am interested in improving pharmaceutical policy as a means of ensuring the quality and safety of medications in real-world settings that impact the health and wellness of individuals domestically and internationally.

Professional Experience

  • Graduate Assistant, Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, UF College of Pharmacy, 2017-Present
  • Quality Assurance Coordinator, Collaborative Neuroscience Network, Los Angeles and Orange County, CA, 2015-2017
  • Compliance Officer, Hartley Medical Center Pharmacy, Long Beach, CA, 2014-2015

Scholarships/Awards

  • Travel grant, 35th International Conference on Pharmacoepidemiology and Therapeutic Risk Management, Philadelphia, PA, USA (2019)
  •  GrinterFellowship, University of Florida, College of Pharmacy (2017 – Present)
  • Graduate Student Assistantship, University of Florida, College of Pharmacy(2017 – Present)