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Robert Mankowski, Ph.D. awarded AHA Fellowship

Cogratulations to Dr. Robert Mankowski, for being awarded the American Heart Association Postdoctoral Fellowship. This fellowship will support his research on how resveratrol (phenol present in red grapes, wine and peanuts) can improve heart muscle function and ability of arteries to dilate in response to an increase…

New Grant Awarded to Dr. David Clark

Please join me in congratulating Dr. Clark for being awarded the R21 grant Combining tDCS and neurorehabilitation to treat age-related deficits of mobility and cognition. Loss of mobility and cognitive ability are serious conditions that threaten the independence of older adults.  Importantly, both of these conditions are mechanistically linked by…

Outstanding Patient Satisfaction: Geriatric Medicine Division

The Press Ganey patient satisfaction survey indicates that, for the past year, the Geriatric Medicine team members operating at Oak Hammock at the University of Florida and in the UF Senior Care Clinic has achieved the rating of 75th percentile. Well done, Geriatric Medicine team!…

Recognition of Outstanding Leadership and Research: Dr. Marco Pahor

The International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia Research (ICFSR)  issued its first inaugural award of merit to acknowledge Dr. Marco Pahor‘s outstanding leadership and research in the ares of sarcopenia and frailty, and his continued scholarship in this area. Dr. Pahor, congratulations for receiving this…