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Gabriel Cartagena Earns APA/APAGS Distinguished Graduate Student 2021 Award

Gabriel Cartagena, MS, has earned the 2021 American Psychological Association/American Psychological Association of Graduate Students Distinguished Graduate Student in Professional Psychology Award. This is a national award recognizing graduate students dedicated to improving community health and combating health disparities by going above and beyond to meet patient…

“The Turing Way: Reproducible, Inclusive and Collaborative Science”

Join us Friday Feb 12th at 9:00 AM for a conversation with  Dr. Kirstie Whitaker, Allan Turing Institute, London.  She is lead developer of  The Turing Way, an openly developed educational resource to enable more reproducible data science at the Allan Turing Institute, London. Dr. Whitaker is a passionate…

Doctoral Student, Francesca Lopez, receives diversity F31 from NIH/NIA

Francesca Lopez, MS has received funding for an NIH F31 Kirschstein Individual Research Fellowship Diversity award for a project entitled “Cognitive Correlates of Mitochondrial Function in Older Adults.” Funded by the National Institute on Aging, her study will examine phosphorous (31P) magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) markers of brain energy metabolism…

Colloquium Series: Hoarding Disorder: Understanding the Etiology

December 4, 2020; 12:00 -1:00 pm This talk will focus on the cognitive behavioral model of hoarding disorder, and in particular the vulnerabilities, information processing deficits, and object attachments that are hypothesized to be important etiological factors. Zoom Meeting: https://ufl.zoom.us/j/99175231583?pwd=Z2t4cFVqeUJtcGlxem5wdUxkR3JaZz09 Meeting ID: 991 7523 1583 –…

INS Major Awards for 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Catherine Price and to our alumnus, Dr. Laura Zahodne for receiving awards from the International Neuropsychological Society (INS)!…

UF T32 & Movement Fellows Research Symposium

Six UF Movement MD Fellows and seven T32-funded graduate students across the departments of APK, BME, CHP, Genetics and Neuroscience, will participate in the 2nd annual NINDS-T32- Movement Fellows Research Symposium on Friday 10/30/2020.   The goals of this symposium are threefold:  a) to enable each group (Predocs, MD…