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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 […]

HOP Fellow Martin Wegman Selected to Receive Impact Award!

Published: May 1st, 2014

HOP Fellow and MD-PhD student Martin Wegman has been selected as the Outstanding Graduate or Professional Student at this year’s Impact Awards. Martin received the award for his service as […]

Dr. Kelli Komro Co-Author of Cochrane Systematic Review Researching Effectiveness of the Health Promoting School Approach.

Published: Apr 21st, 2014

Dr. Kelli Komro is a co-author of an important Cochrane systematic review that researched the effectiveness of interventions using the World Health Organization’s (WHO’s) Health Promoting School (HPS) approach. The […]

Katie Eddleton Selected to Review Applicants for NPPA Awards!

Published: Apr 21st, 2014

Katie Eddleton has been selected to review applications for the Mobilization for Health: National Prevention Partnership Awards (NPPA) that are awarded through the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health. […]

Elianne Vazquez Selected to Attend Columbia University’s BEST Program!

Published: Apr 15th, 2014

Elianne Vazquez, a research assistant on Drs. Komro and Wagenaar‘s team at ICHP, was selected to attend the Biostatistics Enrichment Summer Training Diversity Program (BEST) at Columbia University’s Mailman School […]

ICHP Fellow Chris Delcher Recipient of the 2014 UF-HHMI Science for Life Graduate Student Award!

Published: Apr 15th, 2014

Chris Delcher has been selected as a recipient of the 2014 UF-Howard Hughes Medical Institute Science for Life Graduate Student Award. The award recognizes graduate students who participate in research […]

Dr. Wagenaar to Moderate National Webinar on April 17, 1-2pm EST!

Published: Apr 15th, 2014

Dr. Wagenaar will be moderating a national webinar entitled “Regulating Non-Medical Marijuana: Lessons Learned and Paths Forward.” The webinar will take place this Thursday, April 17, from 1-2pm EST.

Congratulations to Deina Bossa on Winning Best Paper Award!

Published: Apr 8th, 2014

Deina Bossa is a recipient of the 2014 UF Center for Undergraduate Research Best Paper Award for “Explaining State Variation in Medicaid Expenditures.” Her research analyzes the program, economic, demographic, […]