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New study uses mobile technology to help teens with asthma manage disease

Published: Feb 4th, 2016

Led by Dr. David Fedele, Team Speak is one of the first mobile health interventions to target health maintenance in early adolescence.

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Anderson, McBride named PHHP Employees of the Year

Published: Dec 10th, 2015

The college recognized John Anderson and Stephanie McBride at the annual faculty and staff appreciation dinner.

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The end of the lecture hall?

Published: Dec 3rd, 2015

Whether you call it blended learning, hybrid learning or the flipped classroom, new models of learning that mix distance, hands-on and small-group learning are becoming increasingly popular. PHHP is no exception.

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One-man play chronicling experience with cystic fibrosis comes to Phillips Center Jan. 16 and 17

Published: Nov 20th, 2015

“Breathe” is presented by the College of the Arts and the College of Public Health and Health Professions.

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Cynthia Johnson named Fellow of American Psychological Association

Published: Nov 10th, 2015

Autism researcher Dr. Cynthia Johnson has been awarded fellowship status in the American Psychological Association’s Division 33.

Trained occupational therapy students  from the University of Florida led Gainesville resident Elaine Gray through a 12-point checklist. Students also made recommendations for personal vehicle adjustments and adaptations to maximize comfort and safety in her car.

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.

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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.

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Calling cancer into question

Published: Oct 15th, 2015

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

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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 graduate students Dr. Bahareh Keith (left) and Makyba Charles (second from right) and GLUK students Martha Onyango and Sambu Cheruiyot process fish samples collected from Lake Victoria.

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.