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UF researcher and collaborators win Aspen Institute Italia Award for Ebola research

Published: Oct 26th, 2016

The Aspen Institute Italia honored Dr. Ira Longini and his team for scientific research and collaboration between Italy and the United States.


Haiti hurricane relief

Published: Oct 13th, 2016

PHHP and the Emerging Pathogens Institute are working to provide assistance to Haiti following the devastating impact of Hurricane Matthew.

Dr. Claudia Senesac arranged for her students to talk with Duchenne advocates Dylan Miceli-Nelson, 15, and Austin Leclaire, 17.

Beyond the classroom

Published: Sep 30th, 2016

DPT students gain new insights on research and the patient experience at a unique muscular dystrophy conference.

Michael Marsiske

Augmenting Cognitive Training in Older Adults: The ‘ACT Study’

Published: Sep 30th, 2016

In his column “On the Same Page,” Dr. David Guzick, UF’s senior vice president for health affairs, describes a new UF grant to support research on methods to slow the process of age-associated memory loss. PHHP’s Dr. Michael Marsiske is one of three principal investigators.

Putting Patients First

UF Health recognized for interprofessional education program

Published: Sep 27th, 2016

The Putting Families First program has received the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Awards for Excellence in Social Mission in Health Professions Education.


Researchers to study interaction of sleep, eating, activity in children

Published: Sep 26th, 2016

Department of clinical and health psychology researchers have launched a study examining how sleep, eating and physical activity patterns interact in children ages 6 to 9.


Zika virus: Only a few small outbreaks likely to occur in the continental US

Published: Sep 13th, 2016

Writing for The Conversation, Dr. Natalie Dean, Dr. Ira Longini and colleagues project only small Zika outbreaks from mosquito transmission in the continental U.S.

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PHHP names 2016 Outstanding Alumni

Published: Aug 23rd, 2016

Honorees will be recognized at a ceremony during the college’s alumni reunion on Sept. 10.


Keep it moving

Published: Aug 12th, 2016

A group of UF Health students in the Putting Families First program helped keep a Gainesville woman on the move.


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.