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UF launches weight-management study for children with asthma who are overweight

Published: Oct 21st, 2014

UF researchers are studying whether weight loss can improve lung function and help control asthma in children who are overweight.

UF mourns passing of leading child psychologist

Published: Aug 18th, 2014

Dr. Stephen Boggs, a national leader in the study of treatment programs for children with behavioral problems and their families, died suddenly August 13.

David Janicke named PHHP Doctoral Mentor of the Year

Published: Jun 30th, 2014

Dr. Janicke has served as a dissertation committee chair or member for more than 70 doctoral and master’s students.

UF and The Village launch research program to help older adults improve brain health

Published: Jun 3rd, 2014

UF Health Vitality Mind provides residents of The Village and the community with free cognitive assessments and interventions.

In his parents’ footsteps

Published: May 14th, 2014

Jacob Williams, who graduated this month with a doctoral degree in clinical psychology, is now working to develop early interventions for combat-related PTSD.

Catherine Price named 2014 UF Research Foundation Professor

Published: Apr 29th, 2014

Dr. Price, an associate professor in the department of clinical and health psychology, is one of 33 UF scientists recognized for a distinguished record of research.

UF launches healthy lifestyle program for kids in Columbia County

Published: Mar 26th, 2014

The Healthy Kids Program is designed to help parents and children ages 3 to 7 who are at the higher end of the growth chart improve diet and increase physical activity.

Parents of children with Type 1 diabetes turn to the Internet for support

Published: Feb 25th, 2014

Graduate student Amanda Balkhi and colleagues examined how parents use web forums to gain knowledge of their child’s disease and to find social support.

National leaders in neuropsychology to present at UF symposium

Published: Feb 18th, 2014

On March 7, three leaders in clinical neuropsychology will participate in a UF symposium designed to offer insights into new developments in our understanding of brain-behavior relationships.

Latimer named founding dean of Lehman College School of Health Sciences, Human Services and Nursing

Published: Feb 14th, 2014

Dr. William Latimer, chair of the department of clinical and health psychology, has been appointed inaugural dean of the School of Health Sciences, Human Services and Nursing at Lehman College.