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PHHP researchers to study weight-gain prevention program for college freshmen

Published: Aug 18th, 2011

The Success through Healthy Eating and Exercise project is designed to help freshmen improve their dietary habits and physical activity to promote a healthy lifestyle, positive self-image and effective weight management.

UF speech, hearing clinic offers free hearing loss and lip reading classes

Published: Aug 8th, 2011

The University of Florida Speech and Hearing Clinic and the Gainesville chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of Florida will offer “Living with Hearing Loss,” a series of free classes […]

Au.D. student teams up with Special Olympics to promote healthy hearing

Published: Jul 29th, 2011

In June, thousands of athletes gathered in Athens, Greece for the world’s largest sporting event of the year. UF Doctor of Audiology student Kari Morgenstein was there to catch some […]

EGH faculty go global

Published: Jul 19th, 2011

From Africa to Bangladesh and Cambodia to Haiti, research faculty in the department of environmental and global health are conducting projects all over the world. Read more about their work in the department’s summer newsletter.

Life after polio

Published: Jul 11th, 2011

Members of the North Central Florida Post-Polio Support Group offer unique training opportunities for Doctor of Physical Therapy students.

UF breaks ground for $45 million Clinical and Translational Research Building

Published: May 31st, 2011

The University of Florida launched construction on its new Clinical and Translational Research Building, a new home for research that will speed scientific discoveries to patients.

Good news for people who have had a stroke

Published: May 25th, 2011

Patients who have had a stroke can regain walking ability through at-home strength and balance exercise provided by a physical therapist just as well as when they participate in programs that practice the actual task of walking using a treadmill and partial body weight support.

Edmonds named PHHP Teacher of the Year

Published: May 23rd, 2011

Lisa Edmonds, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the department of speech, language and hearing sciences, was named the college’s 2011 Teacher of the Year.