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Request for Pilot and Exploratory Study Proposals

Jul 31st, 2017

Request for Pilot and Exploratory Study Proposals from the University of Florida Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center focused on Mobility and Prevention of Disability ******Full Application due September […]

Dr. Sibille: 2017 UF Research Excellence Award

Jul 31st, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Kimberly Sibille for being the recipient of the 2017 UF Research Excellence Award!

Robert Mankowski, Ph.D. awarded AHA Fellowship

Jun 9th, 2017

Cogratulations to Dr. Robert Mankowski, for being awarded the American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship. This fellowship will support his research on how resveratrol (phenol present in red grapes, wine and […]

Drs. Anton, Leeuwenburgh and Manini: College of Medicine’s 2016-17 University Term Professors

Jun 6th, 2017

  Dr. Stephen Anton, Dr. Christiaan Leeuwenburgh and Dr. Todd Manini were appointed College of Medicine’s 2016-17 University Term Professors.  The University Term Professor Program provides recognition to reward outstanding […]

New Grant Awarded to Dr. David Clark

Jun 5th, 2017

Please join me in congratulating Dr. Clark for being awarded the R21 grant Combining tDCS and neurorehabilitation to treat age-related deficits of mobility and cognition. Loss of mobility and cognitive […]

Dr. Hincapie Echeverri: Inducted in the UF Chapman Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society

Jun 2nd, 2017

Dr. Jacobo Hincapie Echeverri was selected by students as being one of the clinicians with most humanism as evidenced in the quality of care he provides to his patients. Dr […]

The Inaugural Graduating Class of the Online Master’s in Gerontology Program

Apr 25th, 2017

We are proud to acknowledge the inaugural graduating class of the very first completely Online Masters Program at the UF College of Medicine! Congratulations to the first three graduates: Tyler […]

Sudeshna Chatterjee: Recipient of Leighton Cluff and first-place Robert A. Levitt Awards

Sudeshna Chatterjee: Recipient of Leighton Cluff and first-place Robert A. Levitt Awards

Apr 14th, 2017

Congratullations to Sudeshna Chatterjee, Rehabilitation Sciences graduate student and Leighton Cluff awardee for her outstanding research paper on the topic of “Mobility function and recovery after stroke: insights from sympathetic […]

Dr. Natalie Ebner Named CLAS International Educator of 2016

Nov 29th, 2016

  Dr. Natalie Ebner, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Adjunct Faculty at the Center for Cognitive Aging and Memory and the Department of Aging and Geriatric Research, and Affiliate Faculty at […]

Tenure and Promotion News: Dr. Shinichi Someya

Oct 18th, 2016

Dr. Shihichi Someya has been promoted to the Associate Professor rank and was awarded tenure, to recognize his superior scientific and educational contributions.  Congratulations on this well deserved achievement!