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UF to offer free vehicle checks for older drivers

Published: Oct 29th, 2015

The department of occupational therapy will offer CarFit, a free national program, on Tuesday, Nov. 3 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Senior Recreation Center in Gainesville.

PHHP Distinguished Scholar Lecture Series

Published: Oct 19th, 2015

Dr. Pedro Greer will present will present “Innovation in Healthcare Education and Delivery: Why It Needs to Change” on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015 from 4 to 5 p.m. in the HPNP Complex auditorium.

Calling cancer into question

Published: Oct 15th, 2015

Researchers in the department of epidemiology search for answers to stop cancer — before it starts.

Martin named Gainesville Hero in Healthcare

Published: Sep 18th, 2015

Audiologist Dr. Sheridan Martin was recognized by local radio stations 98.5 KTK, 97.3 The Sky, Country 103.7 The Gator and ESPN Gainesville as one of the community’s heroes in health care.

UF and Kenyan university students partner to explore One Health issues

Published: Aug 5th, 2015

A group of UF graduate students recently conducted field work in Kenya, working alongside students of Great Lakes University of Kisumu, as part of UF’s One Health certificate program.

Researchers to evaluate new sleep treatment program for children who are overweight

Published: Jul 20th, 2015

The UF Pediatric Sleep Study is designed to help children who are overweight and having sleep problems improve their sleep through behavioral strategies.

George recognized for research contributions to physical therapy practice

Published: Jul 17th, 2015

Dr. Steven Z. George has received the American Physical Therapy Association’s 2016 John H.P. Maley Lecture Award for contributions to physical therapy clinical practice.

Cottler receives national honor for contributions to epidemiology, public health

Published: Jul 8th, 2015

Dr. Linda Cottler is the recipient of the Special Award for Outstanding Contributions Through Systemic Epidemiologic Approaches to Improving Health from the American College of Epidemiology.

PHHP faculty members awarded tenure and promotion

Published: Jun 29th, 2015

Several College of Public Health and Health Professions faculty members were awarded tenure or promotion for the 2014-2015 cycle.

Reshaping the department of speech, language, and hearing sciences

Published: Jun 16th, 2015

Dr. David Guzick explores the story of some of the people involved in giving new shape to the department, including both new and existing faculty.