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College of Pharmacy News

Study: Election stress might impact health

A study led by Dr. Steven Smith suggests population-level blood pressure, particularly among racial and ethnic minorities, might have increased following the 2016 presidential election.

Space mission to investigate drug treatment for age-related muscle loss

UF College of Pharmacy researchers will send a tissue-chip experiment to the International Space Station on Nov. 22.

Dr. Brian Cicali awarded FIP Innovation Research Grant

The one-year grant will provide research funding for Cicali and cover a portion of his travel expenses to attend the Brisbane 2023 FIP World Congress in Australia.

Orlando student ambassadors give thanks to local pharmacists

The “Rx Gator Thank You Letters” campaign featured stops at 63 different pharmacies.

Chronicle of higher education news

Professors Are Being Asked to Accommodate Students. That's Not the Same Ask for Everyone.

Professors are being asked to accommodate students. That’s not the same ask for everyone.By Beckie Supiano The request puts faculty members with lower status at bigger risk.

On Tenure: What 4-Year Campuses Can Learn From 2-Year Colleges

Four ways that institutions could simplify the tenure system and preserve academic freedom.By Rob Jenkins Four ways that institutions could simplify the tenure system and preserve academic freedom.

Work in Public Education? You Might Be an Investor in Chegg

By Dan BaumanState retirement funds in California, Kentucky, Ohio, and Texas ramped up their investments in the controversial ed-tech company during the pandemic.

How to Protect DEI Requirements From Legal Peril

Yes, they’re constitutional — if done right. By Brian Soucek Yes, they’re constitutional — if done right.

Monthly Memo

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June 2021

Monthly Memo Newsletter

The Monthly Memo newsletter is sent the first week of the month to faculty, staff and students in the UF College of Pharmacy. It features a column from the dean, news stories from the previous month and a calendar of events.