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Shenkman Receives UF Research Foundation Professorship Award

Published: Apr 20th, 2015

Betsy Shenkman, Ph.D., director of the Institute for Child Health Policy, was selected to receive a University of Florida Research Foundation (UFRF) Professorship award, which recognizes faculty who have established […]

Upcoming Seminar: “ PCORI’s Role in Addressing Disparities through Patient-Centered Comparative Effectiveness Research”

Published: Apr 13th, 2015

The Multidisciplinary Academic-Community Obesity Disparities Research (MACOD-R) Partnership, an initiative of the UF Health Disparities Research and Intervention Program, presents the Obesity Disparities Research and Intervention Seminar Series, featuring: Ayodola […]

Upcoming Seminar: “A Biostatistical Examination of the Metabolic Syndrome in Children and Adults”

Published: Mar 23rd, 2015

Matt Gurka, Ph.D. Associate Professor and Founding Chair, Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health Program Director, Clinical Research Design, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics (CRDEB) Program West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute (WVCTSI) […]

Walker to Give Oral Presentation at Upcoming American Diabetes Association Conference

Published: Mar 10th, 2015

Ashby Walker, Ph.D., will give an oral presentation, “Type 1 Diabetes through Two Lenses: Comparing Adolescent and Parental Perspectives with Photovoice…

Upcoming Seminar: “The Sensory World of Childhood: Findings from Basic Research”

Published: Mar 9th, 2015

Julie A. Mennella, Ph.D., Member, Monell Chemical Senses Center in Philadelphia, PA

Cochrane Review Co-Authored by ICHP Associate Director Ranks as Top Download for 2014

Published: Feb 16th, 2015

A recent Cochrane Review examining the most effective policies for promoting health in schools, which was co-authored by Kelli A. Komro, Ph.D….

ICHP 2014 Year in Review

Published: Feb 16th, 2015

Read about the ICHP’s 2014 accomplishments as highlighted in the January column of “On the Same Page” by David S. Guzick, M.D., Ph.D., UF senior vice president for health affairs […]

Komro to Speak as Expert on Adolescent Development at SAMHSA Event

Published: Jan 27th, 2015

Kelli A. Komro, Ph.D., MPH, professor in the Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, has been invited to speak as an expert on child and adolescent development at the Substance […]

ICHP Partner Center in College of Education Receives $5 Million Endowment

Published: Dec 15th, 2014

Anita Zucker, an alumna from the UF College of Education, recently donated $5 million to endow the Center for Excellence in Early Childhood Studies for the purpose of enhancing its […]

ICHP Presents Joint Seminar on Preventing Obesity in Low-Income Preschool-Aged Children

Published: Dec 12th, 2014

Simone French (left), Ph.D., professor in the Division of Epidemiology & Community Health, School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota and director of the University of Minnesota Obesity […]