Published: Nov 7th, 2017
Dr. Mark Hart and his team found that public health practitioners are actively using Twitter for networking and to share health information with the public.
Published: Oct 26th, 2017
Dr. Ting-Yuan (David) Cheng of the department of epidemiology and his wife Dr. Yu-Jung (Jenny) Wei of the College of Pharmacy, have each landed prestigious National Institutes of Health-funded Career Development Awards, or K awards.
Published: Oct 24th, 2017
Researchers led by Dr. Robert Cook will conduct the largest and most comprehensive study to date on the health effects of marijuana in people with HIV.
Published: Jul 18th, 2017
Increasing moderate-intensity exercise in older adults led to little reduction in the overall time they spent in sedentary activity.
Published: Jun 14th, 2017
People who first became intoxicated before age 15 may have a greater risk of dying prematurely, according to a study led by UF researchers in the department of epidemiology.
Published: May 4th, 2017
The Gainesville Sun recognized Dr. Linda Cottler and her work with HealthStreet as a 2017 ChangeMaker.
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
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.
Published: Feb 24th, 2017
Researchers led by Dr. Xinguang “Jim” Chen found that the population dynamics of detected hepatitis C subtypes were consistent with China’s economic growth, increased globalization and health care reform.
Published: Nov 17th, 2016
Dr. Linda B. Cottler was awarded an honorary doctoral degree in public health from Thailand’s leading research university.