March for Science

UF College of Pharmacy faculty and students march for science on April 22, 2017 in Gainesville.

Two College of Pharmacy researchers named Pepper Scholars

Drs. Joshua Brown and Yu-Jung “Jenny” Wei were selected as Pepper Scholars by the UF Institute on Aging.

Dr. Almut Winterstein named UF Research Foundation Professor

Dr. Winterstein is one of 34 UF faculty members to receive a University of Florida Research Foundation Professorship for 2017-2020.

American Association of Universities Women awards fellowship to Ghadeer Dawwas

AAUW awarded Dawwas an International Doctoral Degree Fellowship in the amount of $20,000.

Ghadeer Dawwas places first in UF Diversity Graduate Research Symposium

Dawwas won first place for poster presentation in the biological sciences category at March 22 event.

Dr. Almut Winterstein honored with UF Doctoral Dissertation Advisor/Mentoring Award

Dr. Winterstein was one of five UF graduate faculty members to receive the prestigious university award for her efforts to promote excellence in doctoral studies and mentor students in their pursuit of a graduate education.

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Welcome to the Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy

Thank you for your interest in our program. We are proud of our outstanding faculty, graduate students, fellows and staff who possess a passion and commitment to both teaching and research.

The Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy includes a broad range of programs and resources. Faculty is actively engaged in the entry-level PharmD program and its own graduate program, including about 25 PhD students, a small number of residential and more than 150 online MS students. alt text here

The Department’s focus in research and graduate training is centered on the evaluation of drugs and related medical technology. This focus includes classic pharmacoepidemiologic and pharmacoeconomic work in areas such as drug safety and comparative effectiveness, as well as patient safety and program evaluation as related to medication use. We have excellent facilities for quantitative research including a data center with a state-of the art 32TB privacy-approved research server and a variety of billing record and clinical research databases.

UF Health, the largest fully integrated academic health center in the Southeast with all six health colleges on campus, allows broad interdisciplinary collaboration as well as access to a fully integrated electronic health record system. Our graduate program admits students each fall semester and we frequently offer fellowship and internship opportunities.

Almut G. Winterstein, Ph.D.
Department Chair

College of Pharmacy News

UF College of Pharmacy leads the nation with 133 residency matches

April 25, 2017

UF led all pharmacy colleges nationally in placing students into highly competitive PGY1 and PGY2 pharmacy residency positions in 2017.

White Coat Ceremony marks first-year students’ entry into the pharmacy profession

April 21, 2017

The UF College of Pharmacy presented white coats to 277 first-year pharmacy students on April 8.

Dr. Almut Winterstein named UF Research Foundation Professor

April 21, 2017

Dr. Winterstein is one of 34 UF faculty members to receive a University of Florida Research Foundation Professorship for 2017-2020.

UF Alumni Association recognizes Dr. Jason Karnes with Outstanding Young Alumni Award

April 20, 2017

Dr. Jason Karnes was presented an Outstanding Young Alumni Award by the UF Alumni Association during a ceremony on April 7.

Events

POP Seminar Announcement: Chintal Shah

The UF College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy welcomes Chintal Shah as our April 18, 2017 POP Seminar Presenters. Chintal is a first-year PhD student in our […]

POP Seminar Announcement: Yue Cheng and Ziyan Chen

The UF College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy welcomes Yue Cheng and Ziyan Chen as our April 11, 2017 POP Seminar Presenters. Yue and Ziyan are two […]

POP Seminar Announcement: Omotola Olasupo and Mohannad Elkhider

The UF College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy welcomes Tola Olasupo and Mohannad Elkhider as our April 4, 2017 POP Seminar Presenters. Tola and Mohannad are two […]

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