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The first student has completed the online Graduate Certificate Program in Aging and Geriatric Practice.

Published: Feb 17th, 2016

Pallavi Sood is our first student to graduate from the Department’s certificate program in Aging and Geriatric Practice. Ms. Sood is a third year doctoral student in Rehabilitation Science at […]

Yenisel Cruz-Almeida, Ph.D.: New Publication in Experimental Gerontology

Published: Nov 5th, 2015

Title: Age differences in cytokine expression under conditions of health using experimental pain models Published in: Experimental Gerontology Older adults are at an increased risk to develop frequent and prolonged […]

NIA Grant Awarded to Dr. Yenisel Cruz-Almeida: Neuroimaging Age-Related Changes in Pain Modulation

Published: Oct 14th, 2015

Older adults experience greater clinical pain than younger cohorts and aging is associated with significant changes to our brain. This 5-year study will provide the initial steps for identifying changes […]

Palliative Care in the Emergency Department

Published: Oct 13th, 2015

Patients seek care in the emergency department for immediate relief of pain or other symptoms. Emergency physicians are trained to provide care that focuses on disease-directed treatment of acute illnesses… […]

Article in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Published: Jun 12th, 2015

Geriatric Boot Camp: An Interprofessional Education Program for Healthcare Professionals.   Authors: Lauren Solberg, JD, Laurence Solberg, MD, AGSF and Christy Carter, PhD Solberg_et_al-2015-Journal_of_the_American_Geriatrics_Society

Cochlear Detoxification System

Published: Jun 5th, 2015

A new RO1 grant, Cochlear Detoxification System was awarded by the National Institutes of Health to Dr. Shinichi Someya, a faculty member of the Biology of Aging Division. Living organisms are […]

Online Graduate Programs in Aging

Published: Jun 5th, 2015

Graduate Certificate and Master’s Degree in Aging and Geriatric Practice – online.

Researchers Discovered An Existing Drug Can Also Reduce Body Fat…

Published: Jun 5th, 2015

Aging can cause many changes to the body, including obesity and a loss of lean mass. Now, a group of University of Florida Health researchers has discovered that an existing […]

Shannon Cochrane, Selected As 2015-2016 University Scholar

Published: Mar 16th, 2015

Congratulations to Shannon Cochrane, student in Dr. Buford’s lab, for being selected as a College of Medicine University Scholar for the 2015-2016 academic school year!

Natalie Ebner, Ph.D. to Participate as Session Chair at the Kavli Frontiers of Science Symposium.

Published: Dec 31st, 2014

Natalie Ebner, Ph.D. has accepted the invitation to participate as a Session Chair for the National Academy of Sciences; twenty seventh annual Kavli Frontiers of Science symposium on November 5-7, […]