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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.

Fedele receives UF Excellence Award for Assistant Professors

Published: Apr 25th, 2017

Dr. David Fedele is a 2017 recipient of the Excellence Award for Assistant Professors, presented by UF’s Provost’s Office.

Veteran to graduate with physical therapy degree

Published: Apr 20th, 2017

Jordan Kooiman became interested in physical therapy when he underwent his own rehab. Now, he wants to focus his career on treating veterans and military personnel.