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Dr. Anton in the News: Intermittent Fasting

Intermittent fasting leads to significant weight loss, slows aging, UF research review finds. On the similar topic, also featuring Dr. Steve Anton: STEM-Talk about diet, exercise, intermittent fasting and lifestyle interventions to improve health.

Dr. Mankowski Received a 3-year Career Development Award

Congratulations to Dr. Robert Mankowski for being awarded a 3-year Career Development Grant  from the American Heart Association!  Dr. Mankowski will be studying the impact of sepsis on the cardiac function in older survivors.  …

Dr. Rui Xiao Awarded a 4-Year Grant From ACS

Cogratulations to Dr. Rui Xiao, for being awarded the highly competitive American Cancer Society (ACS) Research Scholar Grant. The ACS Research Scholar Grants support investigator-initiated projects across the cancer research continuum. With the support of this grant, Dr. Xiao will investigate how novel nuclear…

The Sandwich Generation

As our parents advance in age,an  increasing number of Americans are joining the “Sandwich Generation” by needing to care for their children and also for parents and grandparents..  …

New Venue Opens for Geriatricians: the ACE Unit

We are happy to announce the launch of the new Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE) Unit, led by the UF College of Medicine’s Division of Geriatric Medicine with the Department of Aging and Geriatric Research.   Among many other benefits,…