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Dr. Amy Blue

Amy Blue named to UF Health education leadership positions

Published: Aug 16th, 2013

Dr. Blue has been named PHHP associate dean for educational affairs, and associate vice president for interprofessional education in the Office of the Senior Vice President for Health Affairs.

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UF to develop model program to support students with learning disabilities majoring in sciences, math

Published: Jul 10th, 2013

UF has received an $846,000 grant to help students with learning disabilities achieve academic success in STEM.

Dr. Arch “Chip” Mainous

PHHP names chair of health services research, management and policy

Published: Jun 26th, 2013

In his research, Dr. Arch “Chip” Mainous has focused on a goal of improving health care delivery by determining the appropriate treatment for a particular patient.


Something to sing about

Published: Jun 20th, 2013

Speech pathologist Dr. Judith Wingate helps vocalists rediscover their song.

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PHHP Convocation 2013

Published: May 30th, 2013

The College of Public Health and Health Professions celebrated outstanding students and graduates at the annual convocation ceremony May 3.

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From Cuba to The Gator Nation

Published: May 2nd, 2013

Felix Lorenzo came to Florida with his family through the Cuba Lottery program when he was 8. Now graduating with a master’s degree in public health, he hopes to reduce health disparities in U.S. Spanish-speaking populations.


Working against time

Published: Apr 26th, 2013

PHHP researchers are working to give patients with muscular dystrophy longer, fuller lives.

Thomas Alex Weppelmann, a doctoral student in the department of environmental and global health, was one of 20 graduate students recognized at PHHP Research Day. Photo by Christa Roberts.

PHHP Research Day 2013

Published: Apr 23rd, 2013

On April 16, the College of Public Health and Health Professions hosted the largest Research Day in the event’s 26-year history with 126 student poster presentations.


Living his dream

Published: Apr 17th, 2013

Moise Ngwa, a Ph.D. student in the department of environmental and global health, was diagnosed with cholera as a child. Now he is studying ways to control this serious infectious disease.

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UF study: African-Americans express keen interest in medical research participation

Published: Apr 2nd, 2013

A new study led by Dr. Linda Cottler found that African-Americans were more likely than other racial and ethnic groups to express an interest in participating in health research.