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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.        

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!

UF Health Shands Hospital, Geriatrics, Among Nation’s Best

Aug 4th, 2016

University of Florida Health Shands Hospital is now tied for top adult hospital in Florida, according to the 2016-2017 U.S. News & World Report adult specialty rankings of the nation’s […]

Duane B. Corbett: Manuscript Accepted for Publication in Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise

Jul 29th, 2016

Evaluating Walking Intensity with Hip-Worn Accelerometers in Elders Coauthors: Vincenzo Valiani, Jeffrey Knaggs, Todd Manini Journal: Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise – the flagship journal of the American […]

Honorable Mentions at ILR/UF Aging Research Exposition

May 18th, 2016

Duane B. Corbett, PhD—postdoctoral associate under the mentorship of Dr. Todd Manini—and Shannon Cochrane—university scholar under the mentorship of Dr. Thomas Buford—both received honorable mention for their oral presentations during […]