Center for Drug Evaluation and Safety

Center for Drug Evaluation and Safety established at the University of Florida

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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Risk-sharing contracts could reduce U.S. drug prices

UF College of Pharmacy researchers studied performance-based risk-sharing agreements in Europe and the United States to identify opportunities to reduce drug costs for patients.

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  • Completely online and tailored for working professionals.
  • M.S., M.S. + M.B.A., and graduate certificate options available in pharmaceutical outcomes and policy.
  • Complete M.S. in five semesters, earn a graduate certificate in one year.
  • Choose from four specialty areas.
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  • Ideal for pharmacy and health care professionals interested in pursuing leadership roles in non-dispensing areas such as analytics, benefits and research.
  • GRE waived for qualified applicants.

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POP Seminar Announcement: Yun Shen & Thuy Thai

POP Seminar Announcement: Yun Shen & Thuy Thai

March 21, 2019

Yun Shen is a first year PhD student in POP. She received her bachelor degree in China and gained experience in Pathogen Biology. She also earned a master degree from […]

POP Seminar Announcement: Yushi Huang

POP Seminar Announcement: Yushi Huang

March 14, 2019

Yushi Huang is a first year PhD student, who entered the POP program in the Fall 2018.  Yushi is originally from China, but traveled to the United States to attend […]

UF study questions accuracy of CMS opioid safeguards

March 13, 2019

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services criteria are used to flag high-risk patients for opioid abuse and overdose.

Dr. Scott Martin Vouri named a Claude D. Pepper Junior Scholar

March 8, 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.