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Reengineering the clinical environment for precision medicine at UF Health

Published: Jan 14th, 2019

UF Health’s Precision Medicine Program is ushering in a new era of genetic medicine, with the introduction of a new name, leadership team and preemptive pharmacogenetics testing.

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UF Health’s Precision Medicine Program named a national finalist for ASHP’s Excellence in Patient Safety Award

Published: Nov 30th, 2018

UF Health received the award Dec. 2 at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting in Anaheim, California.

AHA 2016: UF’s Larisa Cavallari presents findings on improving cardiac outcomes with genetic testing

Published: Nov 16th, 2016

This NIH-funded, UF-led study showed that a genetic test can significantly reduce the risk of adverse cardiac events for heart stent patients by helping identify the best antiplatelet medication for each patient.

Clinical Applications of Precision Medicine

Published: Mar 26th, 2015

Our three credit graduate course in personalized medicine involves the use an individual’s genetic profile to guide decisions made in regard to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease. This […]

Paving the Way for Precision Medicine

Published: Mar 9th, 2015

On Jan. 27-28, 2015, more than 60 experts from across the country assembled at the University of Florida to present and discuss their successes and challenges in developing methods for incorporating genomic information as a routine part of patient care in diverse clinical settings.

Patient Care

Published: Aug 6th, 2014

Did you know health care providers can use genetic information to help identify which medication or dose is likely to work best for a patient? Learn how UF Health is using this approach to guide treatment decisions involving certain medications.

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Published: Aug 5th, 2014

Education is essential to prepare for a future in which genomic information is used regularly in clinical practice. At UF Health, we believe personalized medicine education should be innovative, comprehensive and diverse to meet the varied needs of patients, students and health care providers.

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Published: Aug 3rd, 2014

UF Health Personalized Medicine Program faculty are leaders in pharmacogenomics and personalized medicine research. Our research and collaborations support innovation, scientific discovery and training of future researchers.

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Published: Aug 2nd, 2014

SNP•its is our online publication focused on the clinical implications of pharmacogenomics research findings, written by clinical pharmacists for other pharmacists and health care professionals.

About Us

Published: Aug 1st, 2014

The UF Health Personalized Medicine Program is a multidisciplinary team that formed in 2011 as part of the UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute. We partner with health professionals and patients at UF Health and across the state to develop, implement, study and refine methods that allow genetic information to be used as a routine part of patient care.