David B. Brushwood, R.Ph., J.D


University of Florida College of Pharmacy
Gainesville,Florida David B. Brushwood, R.Ph., J.D., is Professor of Pharmacy Health Care Administration at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy. A graduate of the schools of pharmacy and law at the University of Kansas, Professor Brushwood practiced both professions prior to joining the faculty at the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy. After leaving that institution, Professor Brushwood spent five years at West Virginia University, and he became a faculty member at UF in 1990. Professor Brushwood’s research interests are in the areas of regulating for outcomes, professional responsibility, and pain management policy. He has received grant funding from numerous agencies including the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, and the National Community Pharmacy Foundation. He was selected as a Mayday Scholar by the American Society of Law, Medicine & Ethics. Professor Brushwood is a frequent contributor to pharmacy journals and to law journals. His book, Pharmacy Malpractice: Law and Regulation is a standard reference for attorneys and pharmacists.