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ICHP Affiliate One of 150 Violence Prevention Experts at International WHO Conference

Published: Sep 1st, 2014

Abigail A. Fagan, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Sociology, Criminology & Law and an Institute for Child Health Policy affiliate, will present a talk at the Global Violence […]

ICHP Fellow Receives NIMH Fellowship

Published: Aug 18th, 2014

Martin Wegman, M.D./Ph.D. student and ICHP fellow, has been awarded a Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NIH F30) from the National Institute of Mental Health. The fellowship, which […]

Institute for Child Health Policy Appoints New Assistant Director of Clinical Research

Published: Aug 6th, 2014

In an effort to spur interdisciplinary research across the University of Florida’s College of Medicine, Lindsay Thompson, M.S., M.D., associate professor of pediatrics, has been selected as the first assistant […]

First NIH-funded Post-Doc to Join the Institute

Published: Jul 31st, 2014

Brady Garrett, Ph.D, a counseling psychologist intern with Cherokee Nation Behavioral Health in Tahlequah, Okla., has received the first NIH-funded post-doctoral position with the Department of Health Outcomes and Policy […]

Applications due Aug. 4 for workgroups on child and maternal health

Published: Jul 15th, 2014

UF’s Department of Pediatrics, Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, Institute for Child Health Policy and Family Data Center invite applications for the creation of workgroups focused on maternal and child […]

ICHP Affiliate Named an All Star in Florida Trend Magazine

Published: Jul 3rd, 2014

ICHP affiliate faculty member Chris Gibson, Ph.D., in the department of sociology and criminology & law was listed among 30 young professionals under the age of 40 with substantial career […]

Fellow Successfully Defends Dissertation on Prescription Drug Abuse and Doctor Shopping

Published: Jul 2nd, 2014

Chris Delcher, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Epidemiology and fellow of the Institute for Child Health Policy, successfully defended his dissertation, entitled “Monitoring Prescription Opioid Abuse and ‘Doctor […]


Maldonado-Molina Elected to Society for Prevention Research Board

Published: Jun 9th, 2014

Mildred Maldonado-Molina, Ph.D., associate professor in the department of health outcomes and policy and a faculty member of the Institute for Child Health Policy, was elected to serve on the […]

Nine Professors Join Institute for Child Health Policy as Affiliate Faculty to Promote Collaboration and Interdisciplinary Research

Published: Jun 5th, 2014

Nine professors, representing six departments across UF’s campus, have been named affiliate faculty members of the College of Medicine’s Institute for Child Health Policy (ICHP). The institute focuses on disparities […]

Dr. Alexander Wagenaar Co-Author of Paper Featured in Press Release by the RAND Corporation!

Published: May 1st, 2014

Dr. Alexander Wagenaar served as a co-author of a new marijuana policy paper that was featured in a news release by the RAND Corporation. The paper, published by the American […]