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Global health in action

Published: Jan 15th, 2019

Participants in the UF in Haiti study abroad program had the opportunity to learn about global health in an immersive way. Applications for the 2019 are open now.

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UF researchers develop cheap, quick test for Zika

Published: Dec 17th, 2018

The test uses inexpensive, commercially available equipment, including a coffee mug with a USB port, cell phone and LED light. Image: CDC

Dr. Linda Cottler

Linda Cottler begins new chapter

Published: Dec 14th, 2018

She is stepping down from her position as chair of epidemiology and will continue as a professor in the department, PHHP’s associate dean for research and founding director of UF HealthStreet.

Melissa Naidu, Candice Vogtle

Naidu, Vogtle named Employees of the Year

Published: Dec 13th, 2018

The college recognized Melissa Naidu and Candice Vogtle as the 2018 Employees of the Year.

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New UF program to prepare students to fill therapy workforce gap in early childhood programs

Published: Dec 5th, 2018

The program will train occupational, physical and speech-language pathology therapy students to treat the needs of young children with disabilities.

Clinicians demonstrate intermittent hypoxia therapy.

When less oxygen heals

Published: Dec 4th, 2018

A novel therapy may strengthen breathing and other movements among those with severe spinal cord injuries and other conditions.

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This Month in PHHP

Published: Nov 28th, 2018

Read the November issue for news and updates from the college’s departments and programs.

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College faculty, students recognized during International Education Week

Published: Nov 20th, 2018

UF’s International Center honored Dr. Krishna Vaddiparti and several graduate students during International Education Week.

Carissa Slotterback

Dean’s Scholar Lecture Series

Published: Nov 19th, 2018

Dr. Carissa Slotterback will present “Advancing Collaboratively Engaged Research: Implication for Transportation Research Now and in the Future” on Thursday, Dec. 6.

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Study examines non-medical opioid use among adolescents

Published: Nov 9th, 2018

Researchers found that 3 percent of 10-18 year-olds had misused opioids in the past 30 days.