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Dr. Rui Xiao Awarded a 4-Year Grant From ACS

Dec 22nd, 2017

Cogratulations to Dr. Rui Xiao, for being awarded the highly competitive American Cancer Society (ACS) Research Scholar Grant. The ACS Research Scholar Grants support investigator-initiated projects across the cancer research continuum. With […]

The Sandwich Generation

Nov 22nd, 2017

As our parents advance in age,an  increasing number of Americans are joining the “Sandwich Generation” by needing to care for their children and also for parents and grandparents..  


Exemplary Teacher Awards for Dr. Laurence Solberg and Dr. Shinichi Someya

Oct 18th, 2017

Congratulations to Laurence Solberg, M.D. and Shinichi Someya,, Ph.D. for being recognized  as 2017 Exemplary Teachers, for excellence in teaching medical students and residents at the University of Florida!

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 […]

Outstanding Patient Satisfaction: Geriatric Medicine Division

Jun 5th, 2017

The Press Ganey patient satisfaction survey indicates that, for the past year, the Geriatric Medicine team members operating at Oak Hammock at the University of Florida and in the UF […]