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Research at UF

UF's Research Resumption

Much has changed in the world and at our university, but COVID-19 did not change the need for solutions to medical, environmental, social and other challenges that are immune to the demands of the coronavirus.

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Mbi Covid-19 News and Media

Mental confusion, disorientation may be early warning sign of severe COVID-19

Findings could help physicians identify who is at risk of developing severe COVID-19 so treatment can begin earlier.

UF Athletic Association team physician earns Michael L. Slive Award

Dr. Jay Clugston recognized by the SEC for outstanding service during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Researchers seek solutions for COVID-19 smell loss

Dr. Steven Munger was interviewed for a Washington Post article discussing research into smell loss.

Obesity’s role in cardiovascular disease and stroke

Dr. Alexis Simpkins co-authored JAHA commentary analyzing a study linking body fat to cardiovascular disease and stroke risk.