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Dr. Cruz-Almeida awarded National Institutes of Health R01 Award

Published: Jul 18th, 2018

Dr. Yenisel Cruz-Almeida has been awarded a National Institutes of Health R01 award funded by the National Institute on Aging titled: Mechanisms of Oxytocin’s Analgesia in Older Adults. In collaboration […]

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Dr. Booker Receives Awards

Published: Apr 17th, 2018

On April 4th, 2018 Dr. Star Booker won the Robert A. Levitt Award in Aging Research from Oak Hammock Institute for Learning in Retirement; Gainesville, FL for her project titled: Predicting Older […]

Sibille receives 2017 UF Research Excellence Award for Assistant Professors

Published: Jul 20th, 2017

“Excellence Awards” for Assistant Professors or Assistant Curators are a one-time allocation of $5,000 in support of research. The award can be used to fund travel, equipment, books, graduate student […]

Sibille and Bartley Present at Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology

Published: Jul 19th, 2017

Drs. Kimberly Sibille and Emily Bartley presented their research at the 2017 Fifth World Congress on Positive Psychology in Montreal, Quebec in July along with University of Michigan researcher, Dr. […]

Dasilva inducted into Xi Omicron Chapter of Omicron Kappa Upsilon

Published: Jun 22nd, 2017

The Xi Omicron Chapter of Omicron Kappa Upsilon held their 41st Annual Convocation Dinner on May 18, 2017 at the Best Western Gateway Grand Hotel and Conference Center. Twelve new graduating […]

Fillingim Receives American Pain Society Honor

Published: Jun 1st, 2017

Congratulations to Roger B. Fillingim, Ph.D., who received a Distinguished Service Award from the American Pain Society (APS) during their annual meeting in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania in May. The award recognizes outstanding […]

Fillingim Presents at World Congress on Pain

Published: Jan 6th, 2017

Dr. Fillingim gave the opening Plenary Session entitled “Individual Differences in Pain: Understanding the Mosaic that Makes Pain Personal” at the World Congress on Pain in Yokohama, Japan.

Bartley Receives NIH Award to Study Resilience in Older Adults with Back Pain

Published: Sep 27th, 2016

Dr. Bartley has been awarded a National Institutes of Health K99/R00 award funded by the National Institute on Aging entitled: Adaptability and Resilience in Aging Adults (ARIAA). Persistent pain is […]

A Long, Slow Ouch

Published: Sep 23rd, 2016

UF Health study suggests that as we age, we may all become more sensitive to pain. The research suggests for the first time that inflammation may occur more quickly and […]

Vaughn receives Leighton E. Cluff Award

Published: Apr 22nd, 2016

Congratulations to Ivana A. Vaughn, recent Graduate/Professional recipient of the $1200 Leighton E. Cluff Award for Aging Research. The competitive award program seeks to increase students’ scholarly investigation and research […]