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The Department of Health Outcomes and Policy’s faculty members, fellows and graduate students consistently contribute to the fields of implementation science, health services research, prevention science and more across the nation and on the University of Florida campus. This feed highlights their accomplishments, as well as events, recent publications and media coverage.

Federal Law Regulating a Chemical Needed to Make Cocaine Helps Protect Mothers and Babies

Mar 27th, 2017

Federal regulation of a chemical used in the illegal manufacture of cocaine appears to have helped lower cocaine-related hospital stays for new mothers and babies in the United States.

Institute for Child Health Policy 2017 Research Day

Mar 24th, 2017

Hosted by the Institute for Child Health Policy Thursday, April 20, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. Clinical and Translational Research Building (CTRB) Lobby Join child health researchers from across the University […]

HOP Faculty Member Discusses America’s Healthiest Cities at WalletHub

Feb 24th, 2017

Michelle Cardel, Ph.D., R.D., says America’s healthiest cities are the ones that create a “culture of health” for their residents. “This includes making exercise easier with access to bike lanes, […]

2017 Seminars

Feb 3rd, 2017

Click here to view the seminars we have in store for 2017!

HOP Faculty Showcase OneFlorida, New BMI Degree Programs at AMIA

Dec 19th, 2016

Several faculty and staff from the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy attended the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Annual Symposium in Chicago from Nov. 12-16.

HOP Faculty to Serve on ADA’s National Health Disparities Committee

Dec 13th, 2016

Ashby Walker, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy and the Institute for Child Health Policy, was nominated to serve a two-year term on the American […]

HOP Pre-doctoral Candidate Publishes Study in The Lancet Global Health

Dec 13th, 2016

Martin Wegman, an NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awardee and M.D.-Ph.D. candidate at the University of Florida, is lead author of the first study to demonstrate that compulsory […]

Gurka Elected to Society for Pediatric Research

Dec 5th, 2016

Matthew Gurka, Ph.D., was elected for membership in the Society for Pediatric Research (SPR), a professional organization dedicated to research that advances the health and well-being of children and youth […]

HOP Pre-doctoral Candidate Presents at APHA Meeting

Nov 29th, 2016

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 one of three student finalists invited to give […]

Gurka to Serve on Editorial Board of The Journal of Pediatrics

Nov 17th, 2016

Matthew Gurka, Ph.D., was invited to serve a three-year term on the editorial board of The Journal of Pediatrics beginning January 1, 2017.

Hogan Elected to American College of Medical Informatics

Oct 28th, 2016

William Hogan, M.D., was elected to membership in the American College of Medical Informatics (ACMI), a distinction that is considered one of the highest honors in the field of medical informatics.