Department Seminar Series


University of Florida College of Pharmacy

Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research


“The Effect of CYP2C8 Inhibitors, Inducers, and Polymorphisms on Oral Hypoglycemic Drugs”

Presented by:

Ahmed Albassam, BPharm

Graduate Student

Department of Pharmaceutics &

Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research

College of Pharmacy, University of Florida

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Room C1-004 –  Communicore Building

2:00pm – 3:00pm


Learning Objectives:

  1. Review the basic properties of CYP2C8:  expression, substrates, inhibitors, and inducers.

  2. Describe the effect of CYP2C8 polymorphisms on the disposition of some oral hypoglycemic drugs.

  3. Review common CYP2C8-mediated drug-drug interactions with oral hypoglycemic.

Target Audience: Pharmacists

Requirements to attain CE Credit are to attend the entire program and complete an evaluation form.

ACPE#:  0012-0000-13-232-L01-P     1 hour of live CE credit offered to attendees


All faculty, staff and students are welcome
For those who cannot attend, you will be able to watch an archived video of the seminar on
College of Pharmacy’s website ->Training->Seminars-> Videos Spring 2013