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Crime-Scene Video Analysis Goes High-Tech with $1.3 Million Grant to UCF

Monday April 18, 2016
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A $1.3 million grant from the National Institute of Justice is funding a new two-year project that may revolutionize the way police monitor and analyze crime-scene surveillance video footage with technology developed at the University of Central Florida.

Physical Therapy Program Among Nation's First to Adopt Anatomage Technology

Monday October 26, 2015
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UCF's Doctor of Physical Therapy program is one of the first programs of its kind in the nation to acquire an Anatomage Virtual Dissection Table.

Teaching in the Tech Age Poses Challenges

Wednesday January 23, 2013
Three faculty members in the college recently shared her thoughts on what it's like to teach students who use electronic devices.

Free iPads Give Children with Speech Difficulties a Voice

Wednesday March 28, 2012
Children with Down syndrome and limited speech recently received help learning to communicate using an iPad and special “apps” hand-selected by speech experts at the University of Central Florida.

College To Receive Fourth Competitive Award for IT Upgrades

Monday November 28, 2011
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The College of Health and Public Affairs has learned it will receive a 2011-2012 UCF Technology Fee Award for $602,855.

CyberLaw Course Teaches Virtual Justice

Tuesday March 29, 2011
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Current Issues in CyberLaw is a graduate course that examines free speech, copyright, patent and privacy issues through discussions, case study reviews and legal research projects.

Gift Aids Health Care Informatics Program

Thursday June 17, 2010
CompuTech City, a health information technology company based in Casselberry, Fla., and its California-based partner, SuiteMed, have donated software and technical support valued at more than $2.2 million to UCF’s master’s degree program in health care informatics.

Gift Aids Health Care Informatics Program

Monday April 12, 2010
NCG Medical, an Electronic Health Records (EHR) company based in Central Florida, has donated software and technical support valued at $1.25 million over five years to the University of Central Florida.

College Wins Award to Create New Computer-Multimedia Lab

Tuesday December 8, 2009
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The College of Health and Public Affairs secured a UCF Technology Fee Proposal Award for $65,034.

NCG Medical Scholarship Supports Informatics Students

Wednesday September 9, 2009
Altamonte Springs, Fla.–based NCG Medical Systems Inc. has established a $10,000 scholarship available to students enrolled in the new master's degree program in health care informatics.


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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