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Aging and Geriatric Research news at the College of Medicine

NIH grants aim to understand molecular changes during physical activity

By • Dec 13th, 2016 • Category: Aging and Geriatric Research, Awards, Physiology and Functional Genomics

UF receives a combined $11.6 million to study how exercise affects your body on a molecular level.

A celebration of science

By • Nov 10th, 2015 • Category: Aging and Geriatric Research, Faculty Recognition, Lead Story, Neurology, Pediatrics

UF Health Science Center faculty members recognized at fourth annual Celebrating Distinction Ceremony.

Embedded geriatrics consults mean healthier patients, according to UF Health study

By • May 15th, 2015 • Category: Aging and Geriatric Research, Surgery

When UF Health recruited doctors dedicated to taking care of older patients, those patients survived better and went home more often.

UF Health study: Even light activity is heart-healthy

By • Feb 19th, 2015 • Category: Aging and Geriatric Research, From the Lab

Even everyday activities such as dusting and walking to the mailbox can reduce older adults’ risk of heart attack or death, according to a University of Florida Health study.

Honoring excellence

By • Oct 13th, 2014 • Category: Aging and Geriatric Research, Awards, Faculty Recognition, Lead Story, Medicine, Pediatrics, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Radiation Oncology

UF Health Science Center faculty members recognized at annual Celebrating Distinction Ceremony

UF Health researchers recognized as “World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds”

By • Aug 26th, 2014 • Category: Aging and Geriatric Research, Faculty Recognition, Medicine

Dominick Angiolillo, M.D., Ph.D., and Marco Pahor, M.D., have been named to Thomson Reuters’ “The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds: 2014” list for their work in clinical medicine and social sciences.

Calorie restriction with resveratrol key to kick-starting cell health

By • Jul 16th, 2014 • Category: Aging and Geriatric Research, From the Lab, Uncategorized

UF researchers find calorie restriction and resveratrol to be key in maintaining cell health.

UF Institute on Aging presents fifth annual Spotlight on Aging Research

By • Jun 3rd, 2014 • Category: Aging and Geriatric Research, Event

Interested in what researchers are thinking about aging? Come to the Clinical and Translational Research Building from 3-6 p.m. Wednesday for special presentations.

New chief of geriatric medicine spearheads initiatives to improve care of older patients

By • Sep 5th, 2013 • Category: Aging and Geriatric Research, New Hires/Appointments

Laurence M. Solberg, M.D., has been appointed chief of the division of geriatric medicine in the UF College of Medicine department of aging and geriatric research.