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The Office of News & Communications serves as point of first contact for media representatives seeking expert sources for college news and related pharmacy and health-care issues.

Contact: Linda Homewood, APR
Director of News & Communications
Homewood@cop.ufl.edu
Phone: 352-273-6873, 352-273-6605

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Anna Hall, Pharm.D., supervises the UF MTM Communication and Care Center at the UF Lake Nona facility in Orlando. (Photo by Mike Begonia) Helping patients stay on track with taking prescribed medications

Feb 13th, 2014

For patients prescribed multiple drugs for a variety of chronic health conditions, adherence — staying on track with daily medications — can be challenging, and when doses are missed or […]

UF researcher sets age threshold for treatment of viral respiratory infection in preterm infants

Jan 16th, 2014

A University of Florida pharmacy researcher is the first to establish that 4 months old is the age threshold for preterm babies to receive preventive treatment for a common viral […]

OdedinaCDMRP UF health disparities researcher presents inaugural lecture for Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs

Dec 17th, 2013

The Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs honored its first featured speaker, a University of Florida pharmacy researcher in health care disparities, in initiation of the annual Dr. Barbara Terry-Koroma Legacy […]

UF pharmacy alumnus appointed to lead American Society for Consultant Pharmacists

Dec 15th, 2013

Jeffrey C. Delafuente has been installed as 2013-14 president of the American Society for Consultant Pharmacists, an international professional association whose mission is to enhance the quality of care for […]

Pharmacy researcher examines harmful effects of combined medication use for mental health therapies in children

Nov 19th, 2013

The use of medications to treat mental health conditions in children is on the rise, bringing with it an increase in the combinations of those drugs, an area in which […]