Scientist-practitioners

Faculty in the department are conducting a number of studies aimed at improving health outcomes for children and adults. Topic areas include Alzheimer's disease and dementia, pain, emotion and attention, traumatic brain injury, chronic medical conditions and weight management, to name a few.

Dr. Russell Bauer and his team are investigating the effects of traumatic brain injury.

$10,852,009 Department research awards in 2019-2020

2 NIH funded predoctoral training programs in movement disorders and neurorestoration, and in non-pharmacological cognitive interventions for older adults, mild cognitive impairment and dementia

183 Publications by department faculty in 2018-2019

108 Publications by department students in 2018-2019

department RESEARCH CENTERS

SUPPORTED BY THE MCKNIGHT BRAIN RESEARCH FOUNDATION

Center for Cognitive Aging and Memory (CAM)

UF Center for the Study of Emotion and Attention

Center for Pediatric Psychology and Family Studies

affiliated centers

University of florida

Norman Fixel Institute for Neurological Diseases

Fixel Institute

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