scale for meauring body weight

Study suggests maintenance period after weight loss is much shorter than hoped

Dr. Kathryn Ross found that participants in a weight loss program started regaining weight much sooner than expected.

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Nittrouer serves as doctoral commencement speaker

Dr. Susan Nittrouer, a nationally-recognized speech-language scholar, addressed UF’s graduating doctoral students at their December 15 graduation.

$2 million grant to help researchers identify older adults at risk for cognitive changes after surgery

Dr. Catherine Price and Dr. Patrick Tighe are applying a novel twist to a well-known cognitive screening test.

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Mitchell to Lead International Therapeutic Intermittent Hypoxia Retreat

  • Dr. Gordon Mitchell, Rehabilitation Science graduate faculty and director of the Center for Respiratory Research and Rehabilitation, is leading the first International Therapeutic Intermittent Hypoxia Retreat on April 15-17.
  • Participants are expected from the newly formed Therapeutic Intermittent Hypoxia Consortium (Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Harvard, Kessler Rehabilitation Hospital, Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital, University of Chicago, Wayne State University, University of Saskatchewan, University of Miami, Convergent Engineering), and other colleagues from multiple countries including the US, Canada, Mexico, Australia, France and Ireland.
  • If you are interested in participating, please email Maryam Deravi at


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