David DeRemer, PharmD BCOP FCCP FHOPA, is a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy and serves as the Assistant Director of Experimental Therapeutics Incubator (ETI) program at the University of Florida Health Cancer Center. His teaching, clinical service, and scholarship interests include biomarker assessment in novel therapeutic clinical trials, precision medicine, and supportive care in oncology patients.
He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University Of Kentucky College Of Pharmacy in 2002. Following graduation, he completed a PGY1 and a Hematology/Oncology Residency (PGY2) from the UK Medical Center. Following his residencies, he completed a 1- year oncology fellowship with emphasis in drug discovery and development at the UKCOP.
His interest in oncology pharmacy was influenced by his primary mentor Val Adams during his P2 year. Val’s emphasis of scientific inquiry, patient advocacy, and dedication to residency training were instrumental to his career path. As a PGY2 Oncology resident, his professional development was further enhanced by Susie Liewer who provided guidance and mentorship in practice skill development, establishing multidisciplinary collaborations, and maintaining career and life balance.