Dr. Ira Longini

Ebola vaccine breakthrough

Fall 2015

This brain image of a person with Parkinson’s disease shows white matter connections (highlighted in green, blue and red) between two regions of the brain important for memory (highlighted in orange). Illustration by Jared Tanner. Rendering with TrackVis.

Researchers find memory problems in some people with Parkinson’s disease

Scientists in the department of clinical and health psychology discovered that about one quarter of study participants had significant memory problems.

woman on bike

UF study shows benefits of multitasking on exercise

In a study of older adults who completed cognitive tasks while cycling on a stationary bike, participants’ cycling speed improved with no cost to their cognitive performance.


Jack Fletcher named 2015 PHHP alumnus of the year

Jack Fletcher was honored for research contributions to childhood learning.