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HOP Student Inducted into Gold Humanism Honor Society

Published: Jul 17th, 2017

Martin Wegman, a pre-doctoral fellow in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy and M.D.-Ph.D. candidate at the University of Florida, was selected for induction into the Gold Humanism Honor […]

Faculty Honored as UAB National Alumni Society’s Outstanding Young Alumni

Published: Jul 17th, 2017

The University of Alabama (UAB) National Alumni Society selected Michelle Cardel, Ph.D., R.D., assistant professor in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy, as the 2017 recipient of its Outstanding […]

Obesity Research Alliance’s 2016-17 Seminar Series a Success

Published: Jun 29th, 2017

HOP faculty member organized and hosted this series of multidisciplinary seminars for obesity researchers at UF

Gurka to Serve as New Director of Education at HOP

Published: Jun 26th, 2017

Matthew Gurka, Ph.D., is the new director of education and training for the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy (HOP).  Gurka joined UF in 2015 as early childhood preeminent professor […]

HOP Faculty Member Receives Local Hero Award from AAP

Published: Jun 20th, 2017

HOP Faculty Member Selected to Serve on AAP Tobacco Consortium

Published: Jun 9th, 2017

Gurka to Serve on Faculty Senate’s Research and Scholarship Council

Published: May 10th, 2017

Matthew Gurka, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy and associate director of the Institute for Child Health Policy, was elected to serve on the Research and […]

Congratulations to Our Master’s Graduate

Published: May 8th, 2017

The department would like to congratulate Shannon Taylor for graduating with her master’s degree in health outcomes and policy. We wish Shannon all the best as she has applies to […]

Dr. Betsy Shenkman named Associate Director for Population Sciences

Published: May 4th, 2017

In this role, Dr. Shenkman will be responsible for overseeing the center-wide effort to reduce cancer-related disparities and burden through research in clinical and community settings that addresses prevention, treatment and survivorship.

HOP Faculty Member Participates in National Summit on Early Childhood Development and Learning

Published: Apr 10th, 2017

Matthew Gurka, Ph.D., served on the committee that organized the University of Florida’s inaugural Early Childhood National Summit held in Orlando earlier this year.