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New resource helps Floridians find transportation options in their communities

Published: Mar 26th, 2018

UF’s I-MAP has teamed with the Florida Department of Transportation to develop FindaRideFlorida.org, which features transportation options in all of Florida’s 67 counties.

superior accomplishment award winners

PHHP 2018 Superior Accomplishment Award winners named

Published: Feb 23rd, 2018

Truly Hardemon, Rebecca Harty, Amy Ladendorf, Lorie Martin and Dr. Catherine Price were named winners in the Health Science Center division.

The Repurpose Project at UF

Published: Nov 9th, 2017

Drs. Sherrilene Classen and Linda Struckmeyer are part of an interdisciplinary team that is researching design and technological innovations to retrofit existing housing for people with disabilities.

Students talk with a driver at CarFit.

UF to offer free vehicle checks for older drivers

Published: Oct 16th, 2017

Students and faculty members in the department of occupational therapy will offer CarFit on Tuesday, Oct. 24.

OT students meet with UF faculty and local practitioners to discuss career opportunities.

UF launches doctoral degree in occupational therapy

Published: Jul 10th, 2017

The college has received approval to offer the Doctor of Occupational Therapy, the first such degree program offered by a Florida public institution.

PHHP 2017 Superior Accomplishment Award winners named

Published: Feb 28th, 2017

Glenn Ashkanazi, Vera Hemphill, Margaret Odom Renner and Caronne Rush have been named winners in the Health Science Center division.

Foss, Pugh named fellows of American Occupational Therapy Association

Published: Nov 8th, 2016

Joanne J. Foss, Ph.D., OTR/L, and Emily S. Pugh, M.A., OTR/L, have been elected to receive the Roster of Fellows award from the AOTA.

Students talk with a driver at CarFit.

UF OT program to offer free vehicle checks for older drivers

Published: Nov 1st, 2016

The department of occupational therapy will offer CarFit, a free national program, on Tuesday, Nov. 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Senior Recreation Center in Gainesville.

Third time’s a charm

Published: Jul 8th, 2016

Dr. Orit Shechtman wins her third PHHP Teacher of the Year award.

Gift to OT department establishes annual colloquium, recognizes Sandra Edwards’ contributions to profession

Gift to OT department establishes annual colloquium, recognizes Sandra Edwards’ contributions to profession

Published: Jun 17th, 2016

Al Garcia wanted to give his wife, Sandra Edwards, a gift that was truly unique. “I’ve seen husbands give their spouses diamonds or jewelry, but I wanted to do something […]