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Suspected link between Parkinson’s and diabetes

Published: Jul 16th, 2018

Michael Okun, M.D., UF neurology chair and medical director of the National Parkinson’s Foundation, recently commented in a news story released by South Africa’s health24 on the link between diabetes and Parkinson’s disease.

Glenn Smith

Potential alternatives and new perspectives in Alzheimer’s treatments

Published: Jul 6th, 2018

Glenn Smith, Ph.D., ABPP-cn, chair of the department of clinical and health psychology, recently commented on the state of Alzheimer’s disease research in a Citrus County Chronicle feature story.

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COARD hosts second Fear Facers Summer Camp

Published: Jul 3rd, 2018

Joseph McNamara, Ph.D., associate professor of psychiatry, commented on the Center for OCD, Anxiety & Related Disorders’ Fear Facers Summer Camp for an article by The Independent Florida Alligator.

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UF Health earns depression center of excellence designation

Published: Jul 3rd, 2018

Regina Bussing, M.D., chair of the department of psychiatry, was recently featured in a multimedia story by WCJB TV20 about UF Health’s new center of excellence designation from the National Network of Depression Centers.

Steven Munger

Center for Smell and Taste co-hosts new conference

Published: Jun 28th, 2018

Steven Munger, Ph.D., director of the UF Center for Smell and Taste, is leading a new conference focused on bridging the gap between researchers, clinicians and patients suffering from smell and taste disorders.

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Parkinson’s medications linked to issues with impulse control

Published: Jun 25th, 2018

Michael Okun, M.D., neurology chair and medical director of the National Parkinson’s Foundation, comments on the link between impulse-control issues and Parkinson’s medications in Health magazine.

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Northwestern Mutual Foundation awards 30K to UF Health research grant

Published: Jun 14th, 2018

Catherine Flores, Ph.D., assistant professor of neurosurgery, was featured in a multimedia story by WCJB TV20 about an award to fund her research.

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Diabetes linked to risk for Parkinson’s disease

Published: Jun 13th, 2018

Michael Okun, M.D., chair of neurology and National Parkinson’s Foundation medical director, weighs in on new Parkinson’s research in Health Magazine.

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Experts discuss opioid treatments

Published: May 21st, 2018

Jason Hunt, M.D., assistant professor of addiction medicine, was featured in The Gainesville Sun following his appearance on a panel discussing opioid treatments.

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Brain activity alternates while walking

Published: May 14th, 2018

Adolfo Ramirez-Zamora, M.D., associate professor of neurology, provided his expertise in an article in Inside Science.