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PHHP Research Day 2019

Published: Mar 18th, 2019

Join us for the College of Public Health and Health Professions’ 32nd annual Research Day on Thursday, April 4.


Study examines dengue infection and immunity among children

Published: Mar 18th, 2019

UF researchers combined a prospective cohort study of children in Nicaragua with epidemiological surveillance data to infer the complete exposure history for each participant. Photo: CDC

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World’s muscle biology experts gather at UF conference

Published: Mar 12th, 2019

The Advances in Skeletal Muscle Biology in Health and Disease Conference brought together junior and senior researchers to discuss multiple aspects of adult muscle biology.

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PHHP wellness program

Published: Feb 20th, 2019

The college is launching its first comprehensive, incentive-based wellness program. Learn more and let us know what you think it should be named.

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Thomas Pearson recognized for exceptional mentoring

Published: Feb 8th, 2019

Dr. Pearson has received the 2019 Epidemiology and Prevention Mentoring Award from the American Heart Association’s Council on Epidemiology and Prevention.

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PHHP 2019 Superior Accomplishment Award winners named

Published: Feb 7th, 2019

Melissa Naidu and Candice Vogtle were named winners in the health colleges division.

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PHHP celebrates Diversity Week

Published: Feb 4th, 2019

PHHP Diversity Week was filled with four days of events based on the common theme, “Diversity Sparks Innovation.”


Venezuela’s next crisis: rampant spread of infectious disease

Published: Jan 31st, 2019

Infectious diseases once under control there are beginning to run rampant and could spread quickly.

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Researchers examine influence of peers and parents on adolescent prescription opioid use

Published: Jan 31st, 2019

The researchers found that females whose parents disapproved of nonmedical use of prescription opioids were less likely to report this behavior, but this was not true for males.

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This Month in PHHP

Published: Jan 23rd, 2019

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