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Andrea Jenkins and Matthew Young graduation

Master’s Degree Graduates

Published: Feb 11th, 2019

Hearty congratulations to Andrea Jenkins (far right) and Matthew Young (second from left) for graduating with a Master’s degree in Medical Sciences with concentration in Gerontology!

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Yenisel Cruz-Almeida, Ph.D. has been elected to the American Pain Society (APS) Executive Board of Directors as Secretary

Published: Jan 29th, 2019

College of Medicine, Aging and Geriatric Research assistant professor Yenisel Cruz-Almeida, Ph.D. has been elected to the American Pain Society (APS) Executive Board of Directors as Secretary for a three-year […]

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Dr. Yenisel Cruz-Almeida has been awarded NIH R01 award

Published: Aug 24th, 2018

Dr. Yenisel Cruz-Almeida has been awarded a National Institutes of Health R01 award funded by the National Institute on Aging titled: Mechanisms of Oxytocin’s Analgesia in Older Adults

4th Year Geriatric Clerkship in the News

4th Year Geriatric Clerkship in the News

Published: Jul 20th, 2018

  Dementia Simulation Gives Medical Students Insight on Condition – Article about helping the medical students understand the scope and impact of dementia.  

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Congratulations, Dr. Clark!

Published: Jul 19th, 2018

Dr. David Clark recently had three grants accepted for funding as PI or Co-PI.  All three are pilot studies that will investigate the use of non-invasive transcutaneous electrical stimulation of […]

Geriatric Medicine team at the 2018 AGS in Orlando, FL

Success at the American Geriatrics Society

Published: May 18th, 2018

Congratulations to the growing Geriatric Medicine team for an impressive presence at the American Geriatrics Society’s Annual Scientific Meeting!

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Dr. Mankowski Received a 3-year Career Development Award

Published: May 18th, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Robert Mankowski for being awarded a 3-year Career Development Grant  from the American Heart Association!  Dr. Mankowski will be studying the impact of sepsis on the cardiac […]

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Are You Up To Date On Your Vaccinations?

Published: Mar 14th, 2018

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Neuron Paper: Key to Understanding Hereditary Hearing Loss

Published: Mar 14th, 2018

UF Newsroom: Simple but important worm could be the key to understanding hereditary hearing loss. TMC Proteins Modulate Egg Laying and Membrane Excitability through a Background Leak Conductance in C. elegans

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

Published: 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 […]