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Cross-University Research Team Awarded Early Intervention and Early Learning IES Grant

Published: Sep 23rd, 2021

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Shenkman receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Published: May 21st, 2021

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Thompson receives prestigious ELAM fellowship for women leaders

Published: May 14th, 2021

Teen girl vaping

Straight talk about vaping for parents

Published: Mar 10th, 2021

Candy-flavored vapes, cleverly disguised devices and ads marketing e-cigarettes directly to teens … It’s easy to see why vaping has skyrocketed among teens recently. Today about one in five high […]

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Rigged Monopoly game sheds light on food insecurity, overeating in novel UF study

Published: Dec 8th, 2020

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Pregnancy and the Pandemic

Published: Oct 15th, 2020

How are pregnant women handling the stress and anxiety of the COVID-19 pandemic? To find out, ICHP Associate Director Matthew Gurka, Ph.D. and co-PI Kelly Gurka, Ph.D., assistant professor in […]

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Maintaining Healthy Habits in Hard Times

Published: Oct 15th, 2020

As the U.S. braces for a second wave of coronavirus cases this fall against a backdrop of ongoing political and social unrest, many parents and children are understandably stressed. “These […]

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ICHP, Zucker Center, UF host virtual summit on opioid use during pregnancy

Published: Sep 28th, 2020

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Developing the next generation of tools to track diabetes in Florida children and teens

Published: Aug 21st, 2020

Matthew Gurka

Gurka elected Fellow of the American Statistical Association

Published: Apr 6th, 2020

Matthew J. Gurka, Ph.D., has been elected Fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA) in recognition of his outstanding contributions to statistical science. “Matt’s unique and important contributions to the […]