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Concussions and CTE: More complicated than even the experts know

Published: Aug 1st, 2017

A study of the brains of deceased NFL players raised concerns once again about concussions. Writing for The Conversation, Dr. Russell Bauer and Dr. Michael Jaffee argue there is still a lot we don’t know.

This Month in PHHP

Published: Jul 26th, 2017

Read the July issue for news and updates from the college’s departments and programs.

PHHP faculty members awarded tenure and promotion

Published: Jun 28th, 2017

Several College of Public Health and Health Professions faculty members were awarded tenure or promotion for the 2016-2017 cycle.

This Month in PHHP

Published: Jun 28th, 2017

Read the June issue for news and updates from the college’s departments and programs.

Why treating breast cancer with less may be more

Published: Jun 15th, 2017

Writing in The Conversation, Dr. Ashish Deshmukh explains why shortening radiation therapy is not only effective but also cost-saving.

This Month in PHHP

Published: May 24th, 2017

Read the May issue for news and updates from the college’s departments and programs.

Helpful habits

Published: May 16th, 2017

The HABIT program, developed by Dr. Glenn Smith, is helping people with mild cognitive impairment maximize their cognitive function.

Muscle in aging and disease

Published: May 9th, 2017

Dr. Russell Hepple, whose research has examined the effects of aging on muscle, joins UF from McGill University.

ChangeMakers: Forging a new path to good health

Published: May 4th, 2017

The Gainesville Sun recognized Dr. Linda Cottler and her work with HealthStreet as a 2017 ChangeMaker.

Vaccination campaign necessary to stop the spread of cholera in Haiti

Published: Apr 27th, 2017

A mathematical model developed by Dr. Ira Longini and colleagues suggests that current approaches to cholera control and elimination are unlikely to solve the problem.