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Fizza Imran

MPH student completes cancer policy internship in Washington, D.C.

Published: Jun 12th, 2019

Fizza Imran, a graduate of the bachelor’s in public health program and a current master’s in public health student, spent the spring semester as the UF Health Cancer Center’s first cancer policy intern.

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Former UF Fogarty Fellows receive grant to study suicide in Sikkim, India

Published: Jun 7th, 2019

Dr. Sonam Lasopa and Dr. Senthil Reddi will lead a new a statewide program to understand the causes of suicide and suicide attempts among people in Sikkim.

HPNP Complex

This Month in PHHP

Published: May 29th, 2019

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

NINDS visit

Movement disorders training program hosts NINDS leadership

Published: May 10th, 2019

Leaders at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke visited campus recently to meet with trainees and faculty of the Predoctoral Interdisciplinary Training in Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration program.

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UF HealthStreet joins Melrose fire department in unique community health collaboration

Published: May 1st, 2019

MPH students Kayvon Yazdanbakhsh and Kelly Likos helped launch the community paramedicine program to improve care access.

Kathryn Ross receives UF Excellence Award for Assistant Professors

Published: Apr 30th, 2019

The award is one of the university’s top honors for a junior faculty member.

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UF joins National Academy of Medicine collaboration to counter opioid crisis

Published: Apr 30th, 2019

UF is among 100 institutions who have joined the Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic.

doctor and patient

Study finds physicians, patients talking less about lung cancer screening

Published: Apr 26th, 2019

Smoking rates are down nationally, but so are discussions among physicians and smokers about lung cancer screening, Dr. Jinhai “Stephen” Huo and colleagues found.

American Physical Therapy Association recognizes four UF faculty members

Published: Apr 24th, 2019

Drs. Meryl Alappattu, Jason Beneciuk, Kim Dunleavy and Emily Fox will be recognized at the APTA Next Conference and Exposition in Chicago in June.

HPNP Complex with sculpture

This Month in PHHP

Published: Apr 24th, 2019

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