Drug therapy is the most widely used and efficacious treatment modality available for a variety of health disorders. Yet problems with the use of medications are persistent and costly. Inappropriate prescribing, inadequate monitoring and control of medications, and misuse of medications continue to be sources of major concern. Research and teaching in the Department of Pharmacy Health Care Administration (PHCA) at the University of Florida focus on issues related to the use of medications in society and ways to improve the drug use process.
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges