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A four-pronged approach

Published: Aug 9th, 2016

Four UF Health researchers, including PHHP’s Dr. Dawn Bowers and Dr. Linda Cottler, have been awarded grants to tackle Alzheimer’s disease.

Dr. Arch Mainous

Don’t let the scale fool you: Why you could still be at risk for diabetes

Published: Aug 5th, 2016

Writing for The Conversation, Dr. Arch Mainous describes the hidden health dangers of “skinny fat,” including an increased risk of prediabetes.

Dean Michael G. Perri presents Dr. Orit Shechtman with the 2016 Teacher of the Year award.

Third time’s a charm

Published: Jul 8th, 2016

Dr. Orit Shechtman wins her third PHHP Teacher of the Year award.

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PHHP faculty members awarded tenure and promotion

Published: Jul 1st, 2016

Several College of Public Health and Health Professions faculty members were awarded tenure or promotion for the 2015-2016 cycle.

Alice Holmes, Professor of Audiology, Department of Speech Language and Hearing Sciences

Thank you, Dr. Holmes

Published: Jun 28th, 2016

Audiologist and educator Dr. Alice Holmes retires after more than 30 years at UF.

Dr. Hugh Catts

Hugh Catts named 2016 PHHP Alumnus of the Year

Published: Jun 1st, 2016

Dr. Catts was recognized for his leadership and scientific contributions to the early identification and prevention of reading disabilities.


A recipe for a healthy community

Published: May 16th, 2016

UF HealthStreet helps North Florida community members access health care and participate in research.

Meredith Brady

MHA student co-authors paper published in Harvard Business Review

Published: Apr 29th, 2016

Meredith Brady and Mayo Clinic co-authors published an article on Time-Driven Activity-Based Costing.

Dr. Louis Gapenski

UF mourns passing of Louis Gapenski

Published: Apr 28th, 2016

An internationally-recognized health care finance expert, Dr. Gapenski served on the faculty of the department of health services research, management and policy for nearly 30 years.

Dr. Carolynn Patten

Carolynn Patten receives APTA’s highest honor

Published: Apr 28th, 2016

Dr. Patten has been named a Catherine Worthingham Fellow of the American Physical Therapy Association.