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At campuses in Gainesville and Orlando, researchers in the department of pharmaceutics are studying ways to improve multiple drug therapies through experimental and mathematical techniques.

department news

Dr. Sarah Kim awarded CTSI grant to study potential therapies of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Kim will lead a research team charged with developing a mathematical model-based clinical trial simulation tool using magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy data of patients with DMD collected through the ImagingDMD project at UF.

Sarah Kim

Dr. Valva Vozmediano receives PROSPER award to develop an innovative drug therapy teaching tool

The award will support development of a web-based application to enhance student learning of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics processes and its importance in tailoring drug regimens.

Valvanera Vozmediano

Dr. Hartmut Derendorf named ISAC Fellow

The International Society of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, or ISAC, has awarded the merit title of ISAC-Fellow to Hartmut Derendorf, Ph.D.

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Dr. Stephan Schmidt appointed director of the Center for Pharmacometrics and Systems Pharmacology

Schmidt will lead the Center for Pharmacometrics and Systems Pharmacology’s research and education programs, which focus on drug development and regulatory science.

Stephan Schmidt

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Welcome to the Department of Pharmaceutics

We appreciate your interest in the department of pharmaceutics at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, a Top 10-ranked pharmacy college nationally by U.S. News & World Report.

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department facts

Top 10 Ranked pharmacy college by U.S. News & World Report

$6.2 million Research funding in 2018-19

93 Publications in 2018-19

23 Ph.D. students in the program

11 Postdoctoral fellows in the program

11 Faculty members

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