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Predoctoral training grant renewed

A long-running predoctoral training program in cognitive aging has received a five-year grant renewal from the National Institute on Aging, which will fund the program through its 20th year.

Doctoral Student, Adaixa Padron, wins 2019 UF Health Cancer Center Pre-doctoral Award

Adaixa Padron, MS (Mentor: Deidre B. Pereira, PhD, ABPP) has won the 2019 UF Health Cancer Center Pre-doctoral Award for her dissertation entitled Diurnal Variations in Salivary Concentrations of Pro-Tumorigenic Cytokines and Possible Effects of Psycho-Physiological Stress in Gynecologic Cancer Patients and Matched Healthy Controls. The award will…

CHP Doctoral Student, Erin Ferguson, awarded dissertation grant

Erin Ferguson has been awarded a competitive Dissertation Aid Grant by the UF Center for Addiction Research and Education (CARE) to fund her dissertation project titled “Impact of Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness on Demand for Alcohol and Marijuana among Co-Users”. The overall goal of this proposal is to advance knowledge…

Doctoral Student, Leslie Gaynor, receives APF/COGDOP Graduate Student Research Scholarship

Leslie Gaynor was recently awarded a 2019 American Psychological Foundation/Council of Graduate Departments of Psychology (APF/COGDOP) Graduate Student Research Scholarship for her dissertation research project, titled Examining a Novel Cognitive Biomarker of Alzheimer’s Disease and Associated Brain Biomarkers of Early Disease. Leslie is being awarded $2,000 in support of her dissertation research.