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Walker Named Director of Education

Walker Named Director of Education

Published: October 6th, 2016

The Department of Health Outcomes & Policy would like to welcome Ashby Walker, Ph.D., as the new director of education and training. Dr. Walker is an assistant professor in Health Outcomes […]

New Biomedical Informatics Ph.D. Approved

Published: September 21st, 2016

The Department of Health Outcomes & Policy’s Ph.D. in Medical Sciences with a concentration in Biomedical Informatics was approved by the UF Graduate School on September 15.   The multidisciplinary program features […]

HOP Researcher Calls for Increased Research on Waterpipe in AJPH Commentary

Published: September 20th, 2016

Pointing to an alarming rise in the number of U.S. youths who use a waterpipe, or hookah, to smoke tobacco, Ramzi Salloum, Ph.D., and two Florida-based public health researchers, are […]

PCORI Approves OneFlorida Clinical Data Network for Research

Published: September 13th, 2016

The OneFlorida Clinical Data Research Network is officially “Approved for Research,” after a rigorous review and data characterization cycle by PCORnet, the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute’s national research data network.

HOP Staff Selected to Participate in the University of Florida Emerging Leaders Program by the UF Leadership Academy

Published: August 30th, 2016

The University of Florida 2016-2017 Leadership Academy selected Roland Estrella, MSM, MBA, Clinical Research Manager  in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy, as one of 13 participants in its […]

Morris Elected as APHA Governing Councilor for the Public Health Education and Health Promotion Section

Published: August 30th, 2016

HOP Faculty Writes Op-Ed for Orlando Sentinel Encouraging a Closer Look at Soda Taxes

Published: August 25th, 2016

Michelle Cardel, Ph.D., R.D., wrote and published an editorial in the Orlando Sentinel encouraging readers to take a more holistic look at reducing obesity and other public health issues rather […]

Upcoming Seminar: “A Longitudinal Study of Obesity & Type II Diabetes: Lessons Regarding the New Dietary & Obesity Guidelines”

Published: August 23rd, 2016

HOP Faculty’s Poster Selected as Best Conference Poster at 2016 International Conference on Social Media & Society

Published: August 17th, 2016

HOP Faculty Member Participates in AAMC-Sponsored Grant-Writing Workshop

Published: August 15th, 2016

Michelle Cardel, Ph.D., R.D., was selected to attend a grant-writing workshop in San Antonio, Texas, this fall sponsored by the Association of American Medical Colleges.