In this biostatistics course, students view online lectures and readings at home and use class time to work on group activities and assignments with instructor Dr. Amy Cantrell on hand to help them work through stumbling blocks.  Photo by Maria Belen Farias.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A new way to learn

Fall 2014

Dr. London Butterfield leads residents of The Village in computer training tasks.

PHHP and The Village launch program to help older adults improve brain health

UF Health Vitality Mind provides residents of The Village and the community with free cognitive assessments and interventions.

Elderly smiles

Simple technique may help older adults better remember written information

Researchers in the department of speech, language, and hearing sciences found that older adults who described what they had read remembered more details than those who simply re-read the passage multiple times.

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Many at-risk heart disease patients lack guidance on beneficial aspirin treatment

A study led by Dr. Arch Mainous found that only 40 percent of people who were at high risk of cardiovascular disease said they received a doctor recommendation for aspirin therapy.

Dr. Morris was recognized at the college’s convocation ceremony where he addressed graduating students and their families.

Robin Morris named PHHP 2014 alumnus of the year

Morris shares some of his favorite UF memories.