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Board of Governors selects UF to lead medical marijuana research consortium

Published: Jun 14th, 2019

The consortium will be composed of public and private universities engaged in research on clinical outcomes of medical marijuana.

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Longer weight loss treatment programs may be necessary to improve blood sugar levels

Published: Jun 14th, 2019

Current clinical recommendations for behavioral weight loss treatment may not be enough to improve blood sugar levels in people who are at risk for developing diabetes.

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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.

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Study examines comparative effectiveness of behavioral interventions for adults with mild cognitive impairment

Published: May 20th, 2019

The study compared effectiveness of five different interventions in the Healthy Action to Benefit Independence & Thinking, or HABIT, program.

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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.

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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.

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Cohen named UF Research Foundation Professor

Published: Apr 19th, 2019

Dr. Ronald Cohen, a professor in the department of clinical and health psychology, is one of 32 UF scientists recognized for a distinguished record of research.

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PHHP Research Day 2019

Published: Apr 10th, 2019

More than 100 students and postdocs presented research at the 32nd Annual PHHP Research Day.

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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.