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One breast cancer radiation therapy leads others in cost-effectiveness, quality of life

Published: May 24th, 2017

In Dr. Ashish Deshmukh’s study of three radiation therapies, one treatment offers the most value based on health outcomes, cost-effectiveness and quality of life.

Muscle in aging and disease

Published: May 9th, 2017

Dr. Russell Hepple, whose research has examined the effects of aging on muscle, joins UF from McGill University.

Vaccination campaign necessary to stop the spread of cholera in Haiti

Published: Apr 27th, 2017

A mathematical model developed by Dr. Ira Longini and colleagues suggests that current approaches to cholera control and elimination are unlikely to solve the problem.

Analysis looks at Zika’s introduction to Americas, predicts microcephaly cases

Published: Apr 25th, 2017

UF researchers have developed a model mapping the spread of Zika virus and the number of microcephaly cases that will occur by the end of the year. Photo: James Gathany/CDC

Fedele receives UF Excellence Award for Assistant Professors

Published: Apr 25th, 2017

Dr. David Fedele is a 2017 recipient of the Excellence Award for Assistant Professors, presented by UF’s Provost’s Office.

PHHP Research Day 2017

Published: Apr 17th, 2017

More than 100 students presented research at the College of Public Health and Health Professions’ 30th annual Research Day.

Longini named UF Research Foundation Professor

Published: Apr 13th, 2017

Dr. Ira Longini, a professor of biostatistics in the College of Public Health and Health Professions and the College of Medicine, is one of 34 UF scientists recognized for a distinguished record of research.

Higher air pollution exposure linked to denser breast tissue

Published: Apr 6th, 2017

Dr. Lusine Yaghjyan and colleagues found that women who have higher exposure to fine particulate matter in the air are more likely to have dense breast tissue, a well-established strong risk factor for breast cancer.

UF conference attracts world’s leading muscle biology researchers

Published: Apr 5th, 2017

The Advances in Skeletal Muscle Biology in Health and Disease has earned an international reputation as the premier meeting in adult skeletal muscle biology.

PHHP Research Day 2017

Published: Mar 21st, 2017

Join us for the College of Public Health and Health Professions’ 30th annual Research Day on Wednesday, April 12.