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Disparities in breast cancer research

Published: Sep 7th, 2011

Dr. Elisa Rodriguez and colleagues are working to address the barriers to participation in genetic family linkage studies of breast cancer in African-American women and their families.

Two weeks in Nicaragua

Published: Sep 6th, 2011

Speech-language pathology student Traci Reynolds spent two weeks in Nicaragua this summer learning how to be an interpreter.

PHHP Distinguished Scholar Lecture Series

Published: Sep 6th, 2011

PHHP alumnus Dr. Dan Shapiro will present “What Patients Aren’t Telling Us Because We’re Listening in the Wrong Places: Patients as Teachers, Health Trainees as Filmmakers, and the Video Slam” on Wednesday, September 14 from 4 to 5 p.m. in the HPNP Complex, room G101.

PHHP researchers to study weight-gain prevention program for college freshmen

Published: Aug 18th, 2011

The Success through Healthy Eating and Exercise project is designed to help freshmen improve their dietary habits and physical activity to promote a healthy lifestyle, positive self-image and effective weight management.

UF speech, hearing clinic offers free hearing loss and lip reading classes

Published: Aug 8th, 2011

The University of Florida Speech and Hearing Clinic and the Gainesville chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of Florida will offer “Living with Hearing Loss,” a series of free classes […]

Au.D. student teams up with Special Olympics to promote healthy hearing

Published: Jul 29th, 2011

In June, thousands of athletes gathered in Athens, Greece for the world’s largest sporting event of the year. UF Doctor of Audiology student Kari Morgenstein was there to catch some […]

EGH faculty go global

Published: Jul 19th, 2011

From Africa to Bangladesh and Cambodia to Haiti, research faculty in the department of environmental and global health are conducting projects all over the world. Read more about their work in the department’s summer newsletter.

Life after polio

Published: Jul 11th, 2011

Members of the North Central Florida Post-Polio Support Group offer unique training opportunities for Doctor of Physical Therapy students.

UF breaks ground for $45 million Clinical and Translational Research Building

Published: May 31st, 2011

The University of Florida launched construction on its new Clinical and Translational Research Building, a new home for research that will speed scientific discoveries to patients.

Good news for people who have had a stroke

Published: May 25th, 2011

Patients who have had a stroke can regain walking ability through at-home strength and balance exercise provided by a physical therapist just as well as when they participate in programs that practice the actual task of walking using a treadmill and partial body weight support.