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Atkins Named 2017 AcademyHealth New Investigator

Monday January 23, 2017
AcademyHealth, the national organization for health services researchers, policymakers and practitioners, has selected Assistant Professor Danielle Atkins to participate in the 2017 New Investigator Small Grant Program.

Smith Reports on 'Sixth Amendment-Free' Court Proceedings

Friday January 20, 2017
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Legal studies Chair Alisa Smith is the lead researcher and co-author of Rush to Judgment: How South Carolina's Summary Courts Fail to Protect Constitutional Rights, published this week by the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys.

Study Explores How Race Impacts Police Use of Force and Suspect Resistance

Thursday January 19, 2017
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UCF criminal justice Professor Eugene Paoline and Associate Professor Jacinta Gau, along with Arizona State University Professor William Terrill, are the authors of a newly published study titled "Race and the Police Use of Force Encounter in the United States."

Faculty Members, Student Group to Receive National Speech-Language Pathology Awards

Tuesday November 15, 2016
UCF will be well-represented at this week's awards ceremony of the 2016 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention in Philadelphia.

Rovito Earns National Award for Men's Health Outreach, Research

Tuesday November 8, 2016
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Michael Rovito's tireless efforts on behalf of men's health earned him national honors last week at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting in Denver.

College Hosts Official from Tyumen State University in Russia

Monday August 15, 2016
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The College of Health and Public Affairs hosted an official and scientist from Tyumen State University in Russia for a daylong visit on Aug. 11.

Patients Fair Better if They Can Make Choices during Their Care

Tuesday August 9, 2016
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Associate Dean Thomas Wan and a team of UCF graduate students examined the impact of care aligned with eight guiding principles on hospitalizations and readmissions in heart-failure patients with a one-year, $165,000 grant from Florida Hospital.

AAC Journal Selects Research Article as 'Most Significant of the Year'

Friday July 22, 2016
The Editorial Board of the journal Augmentative and Alternative Communication has selected a study led by Jennifer Kent-Walsh, professor of communication sciences and disorders, as the "Most Significant Research Article of the Year."

Research Fellows Program Helps COHPA Secure Increasing Number of Federal Grants

Wednesday April 27, 2016
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In 2009, COHPA developed the COHPA Research Fellowship program to help guide and mentor research faculty members in their efforts to secure granting funding.

Four Faculty Members Awarded UCF Research Grants

Friday March 4, 2016
Four faculty members from the College of Health and Public Affairs have been selected to receive a UCF In-House Research Grant in 2016.
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The health care informatics master's program at UCF really helped me connect with the industry, meet people at conferences and sit for the most-desired certification exams."
— Michael Neimann M.S. in health care informatics ('14)
My internship with the District 9 Medical Examiner’s Office was one of the greatest experiences of my life. I gained an excellent understanding of the medical examiner’s office and the criminal justice field in general."
— Adam Stubley B.S. in criminal justice, criminal profiling certificate ('11)
UCF provides its physical therapy students with an excellent education and prepares them to work in the most challenging of settings."
— Jamie Dyson Rehabilitation Supervisor, Orlando Regional Medical Center
UCF's program provided me the opportunity to expedite my student experience while attaining practical experience working within local health systems."
— Daniel Barr V.P. at National Children's Hospital; M.S. in health sciences, health services administration track ('04)
My master's education helped me see the big picture of the nonprofit industry. UCF showed me how to see the different fundraising tools within the Central Florida area."
— Krysti Griffith Executive Director of Growth from Grief; Master of Nonprofit Management ('12)
The course opened my eyes to grant writing ... I learned a great deal and you [Barbara Howell] are truly an excellent instructor."
— Deborah Reith Master of Public Administration student who secured a $10,000 federal grant through a course project; B.S. in criminal justice ('86)
The skills I learned during my time at UCF are what made my transition to law school so seamless."
— Jacqueline Iaquinta Touro Law Center student; B.S. in legal studies ('10)
As an inaugural graduate of the M.R.A. program at UCF, I can attest to the outstanding curriculum developed for research administrators. "
— April Heyward Post Award Services Coordinator, University of South Carolina; Master of Research Administration ('13)
It was at UCF that I first learned many of the skills that I’ve since honed, including mapping with GIS software - an ability I found invaluable to my search for internships, graduate-level coursework, and employment."
— Richard "Ben" Hagen Research and Communications Associate, New Economy Project, New York City; B.S. in public administration ('10)
I am excited to be able to give back to the program that invested so much in me. It is truly and honor and a privilege."
— Carlos Gual Instructor of Athletic Training; B.S. in athletic training ('09)
The faculty advisor [at my medical school] was amazed that I had the opportunity to truly participate in the full spectrum of research as an undergraduate. "
— Chase Cavayero, medical student at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicince, B.S. in health sciences - pre-clinical ('13) 
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