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Sudeshna Chatterjee: Recipient of Leighton Cluff and first-place Robert A. Levitt Awards

Congratullations to Sudeshna Chatterjee, Rehabilitation Sciences graduate student and Leighton Cluff awardee for her outstanding research paper on the topic of “Mobility function and recovery after stroke: insights from sympathetic nervous system activity”.   Congratulations are in order for Dr. David Clark, her primary mentor, as well as co-mentors…

Dr. Natalie Ebner Named CLAS International Educator of 2016

  Dr. Natalie Ebner, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Adjunct Faculty at the Center for Cognitive Aging and Memory and the Department of Aging and Geriatric Research, and Affiliate Faculty at the Florida Institute for Cybersecurity Research (FICS) is the recipient of a CLAS International Educator of the Year Award for…

Tenure and Promotion News: Dr. Shinichi Someya

Dr. Shihichi Someya has been promoted to the Associate Professor rank and was awarded tenure, to recognize his superior scientific and educational contributions.  Congratulations on this well deserved achievement!…

UF Health Shands Hospital, Geriatrics, Among Nation’s Best

University of Florida Health Shands Hospital is now tied for top adult hospital in Florida, according to the 2016-2017 U.S. News & World Report adult specialty rankings of the nation’s hospitals — and the rankings also include recognition of the geriatrics specialty at UF Health. Geriatric medicine at UF Health…

Honorable Mentions at ILR/UF Aging Research Exposition

Duane B. Corbett, PhD—postdoctoral associate under the mentorship of Dr. Todd Manini—and Shannon Cochrane—university scholar under the mentorship of Dr. Thomas Buford—both received honorable mention for their oral presentations during the Robert A. Levitt Research Awards Competition as part of the 6th annual Institute for Learning in Retirement/University of Florida…