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Film, panel discussion at UF to examine Darfur

Published: Feb 27th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Since 2003, between 200,000 and 400,000 people in Darfur, Sudan, have been killed and another 2.5 million have been displaced from their destroyed villages to face hunger, […]

Prescription Problems

Published: Feb 26th, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration does not regulate the information your pharmacy gives you with a standard prescription. Now the agency’s asked University of Florida researchers to assess the quality of information now provided.

Prescription Problems

Published: Feb 26th, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration does not regulate the information your pharmacy gives you with a standard prescription. Now the agency’s asked University of Florida researchers to assess the quality of information now provided.

Consumer medication information falls short, UF researchers say

Consumer medication information falls short, UF researchers say

Published: Feb 26th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Two University of Florida pharmacy faculty members will tell a U.S. Food and Drug Administration panel this week that the information that accompanies prescription medicine often does not follow FDA format and content recommendations.

Consumer medication information falls short, UF researchers say

Consumer medication information falls short, UF researchers say

Published: Feb 26th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Two University of Florida pharmacy faculty members will tell a U.S. Food and Drug Administration panel this week that the information that accompanies prescription medicine often does not follow FDA format and content recommendations.

UF students recognized nationally for volunteerism

Published: Feb 26th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — It’s always better to give than to receive — but receiving national recognition for giving back to the community is pretty nice, too. Learn and Serve America, […]

20th annual event to benefit public radio, March 1

Published: Feb 26th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — WUFT-FM Classic 89 and WJUF-FM Nature Coast 90 will celebrate 20 years of annual fundraising on Sunday March 1. The event will include silent and live auctions, […]

Code Breakers Bash held for Newberry High School, contest winner

Published: Feb 25th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The 2008-2009 University of Florida Bateman Team, a team of UF Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) members will partner with The College Bound Aid Program […]

Study predicts when invasive species can travel more readily by air

Published: Feb 25th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Global airlines be forewarned: June 2010 could be a busy month for invasive plants, insects and animals seeking free rides to distant lands.

Renowned constitutional law scholar to speak about Florida Supreme Court and 2000 election

Published: Feb 25th, 2009

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — One of the leading legal thinkers of our time, Yale law professor Akhil Reed Amar, will speak on “Bush, Gore, Florida and the Constitution” on March 24 […]