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The Year in Review: ICHP Accomplishments in 2017

Published: Feb 1st, 2018

Equipped with new tools and technology and a strong research infrastructure, faculty and affiliates at UF’s Institute for Child Health Policy, or ICHP, led by Director Betsy Shenkman, Ph.D., continue to […]

Progress Report Feature

ICHP 2017 Progress Report Now Available Online

Published: Dec 19th, 2017

Learn more about how our members are improving children’s health and advancing child health research. Click here to access the 2017 ICHP Progress Report.


Save the Date: Peter Margolis, M.D., Ph.D., to Keynote at 2018 ICHP Research Day

Published: Dec 19th, 2017

Peter Margolis, M.D., Ph.D., professor of pediatrics and co-director of the James M. Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, will deliver the keynote […]

ICHP Affiliate Member Presents Research on mHealth Tool at Academy Health

Published: Dec 1st, 2017

Stephanie Staras, Ph.D., will give a presentation about improving the implementation of an mHealth application within pediatric clinical care at the 10th Annual…

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

Published: Jun 29th, 2017

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

ICHP Faculty Member Receives Local Hero Award from AAP

Published: Jun 20th, 2017

UF and ICHP Child Health Researchers Host Transgender Care Workshop at PAS Meeting

Published: May 12th, 2017

ICHP 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.

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

Published: 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

Published: 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 […]