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Dementia researcher appointed chair of clinical and health psychology

Published: Apr 14th, 2015

  Glenn E. Smith, Ph.D., an internationally recognized neuropsychologist and dementia researcher, has been named the Elizabeth Faulk Professor and chair of the department of clinical and health psychology at […]

Jessica Spigner recognized by SAMHSA and the APA as an expert participant

Published: Mar 5th, 2015

CHP graduate student Jessica Spigner was recognized by SAMHSA and the APA as an expert participant

CHP graduate publishes lead article in Neuropsychology Special Issue

Published: Feb 4th, 2015

A new special issue of the American Psychological Association (APA) journal Neuropsychology is focused on cognitive aging. Recent CHP doctoral graduate, Anna Yam, Ph.D., is the lead author on the […]

UF launches weight-management study for children with asthma who are overweight

Published: Oct 21st, 2014

Asthma can be particularly problematic for children who are overweight, leading to increased medication use, more emergency room visits and lower quality of life compared with their peers with asthma […]

Congratulations to the winners of the second annual NeurOlympics!

Published: Sep 29th, 2014

Team Basal Gangstas (Janelle Letzen, Kelsey Thomas, Paul Mangal, Jason Gravano, Loren Hizel) closely edged out two other teams to become the winners of the 2nd annual NeurOlympics, a student organized […]

CHP partnership with The Village profiled in Senior Times

Published: Aug 6th, 2014

UF Health Vitality Mind is a collaborative program between The Village in Gainesville, FL and the University of Florida is to explore strategies to help older adults maintain and improve […]

Alicia Roth, M.A. receives 2014 Senior Care Innovation Scholarship

Published: Aug 5th, 2014

Alicia Roth, M.A. has been named a recipient of the 2014 Senior Care Innovation Scholarship, awarded to students developing innovative research and care strategies for America’s “Silver Tsunami” of aging […]

Kelsey Thomas, M.S. receives 2014 Society for Clinical Neuropsychology Dissertation Award

Published: Aug 4th, 2014

Kelsey Thomas, M.S. has been named the 2014 recipient of the Society for Clinical Neuropsychology and Education Advisory Committee Dissertation Award for her project entitled “Understanding Errors in Complex Everyday […]

Ronald H. Rozensky, Ph.D., ABPP named recipient of the 2014 Nathan Perry, Jr. Career Service to Health Psychology Award

Published: Apr 9th, 2014

Congratulations to Dr. Rozensky, recipient of the 2014 Nathan Perry, Jr. Career Service to Health Psychology Award from the American Psychological Association’s Division of Health Psychology. The award is for […]

PHHP Distinguished Scholar Lecture Series

Published: Feb 14th, 2014

Thomas A. LaVeist, Ph.D., will present “Explaining Health Disparities: Place is more important than race, but race matters, too” on Wednesday, Feb. 19 at 4 p.m. at the McKnight Brain Institute, DeWeese Auditorium, as part of the PHHP Distinguished Scholar Lecture Series.