Announcements

The Institute for Child Health Policy’s faculty members, fellows and graduate students consistently contribute to the fields of implementation science, health services research, prevention science, and more across the nation and on the University of Florida campus. This feed highlights their accomplishments, as well as events, recent publications, and media coverage.

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

Jun 29th, 2017

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

ICHP Faculty Member Participates in National Summit on Early Childhood Development and Learning

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

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.