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NIH-Funded Underage Drinking Prevention Trial with the Cherokee Nation Marks Intervention Completion in June

NIH-Funded Underage Drinking Prevention Trial with the Cherokee Nation Marks Intervention Completion in June

Published: September 9th, 2015

The NIH-funded intervention efforts to reduce underage alcohol use in rural towns in northeastern Oklahoma, which was a unique collaboration between researchers in the Cherokee Nation and the Department of […]

Picture perfect: Researchers use photos to understand how diabetes affects kids

Published: September 9th, 2015

If a picture is worth a thousand words, UF Health Type 1 diabetes researchers and their colleagues have tapped into an encyclopedia, revealing new insights into how young people cope […]

The POST Cover Story: Health Risks in Hiding

Published: September 9th, 2015

Imagine if you could make the inivisible visible. What if, somehow, you could see the number of calories a child burns as she runs from a slide to a swing […]

ICHP Affiliate Faculty Member Speaks at Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting

Published: September 9th, 2015

Lindsay Thompson, M.D., M.S., associate professor in the Department of Pediatrics and assistant director of clinical research in the Institute for Child Health Policy, spoke at the Pediatric Academic Societies […]

UF Early Childhood Expert Named Zucker Professor in Center for Excellence

Published: September 9th, 2015

Maureen Conroy, Ph.D., an early childhood expert and professor in the University of Florida College of Education, has been named the Anita Zucker Professor in Early Childhood Studies. Conroy, who […]

Submit A Poster Abstract: Highlighting Children’s Health Research and Collaboration Event

Submit A Poster Abstract: Highlighting Children’s Health Research and Collaboration Event

Published: September 4th, 2015

The abstract submission deadline is Monday, Sept. 28.

Upcoming Seminar: “Lifecourse Epidemiology of Adiposity and Diabetes: Challenges and Opportunities”

Published: August 4th, 2015

HOP Scientific Partnership with the Cherokee Nation Featured at Society for Prevention Research Annual Meeting

Published: May 18th, 2015

A collaborative research team of individuals from the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy and Cherokee Nation Behavioral Health will present their recent research results on underage alcohol use at […]

HOP Professor’s Endorsement Featured in Anthony Biglan’s The Nurture Effect

Published: April 20th, 2015

Anthony Biglan’s new book The Nurture Effect: How the Science of Human Behavior Can Improve Our Lives & Our World features an endorsement from Kelli Komro, Ph.D., MPH, professor in […]

Shenkman Receives UF Research Foundation Professorship Award

Published: April 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 […]