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Epidemiology participates in landmark national study of the effect of substance use on the developing brain
Dr. Cottler and Dr. Nixon will lead one of the 11 national sites for the NIH Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development Study.
A renowned researcher presented findings on the effects of marijuana on youth development to the UF community Thursday night.
In honor of National Recovery Month, prominent researcher Dr. Maureen Boyle presented to a crowd of 40 people various research findings of marijuana used among young people via live stream video.
The American College of Epidemiology has awarded Linda B. Cottler, Ph.D., M.P.H., its 2015 Special Award for Outstanding Contributions Through Systemic Epidemiologic Approaches to Improving Health. She will be honored at the organization’s annual meeting in Atlanta in September.
At the peak of the Ebola epidemic last fall came a frightening new possibility: a mutation that could allow the disease to spread through the air. Now University of Florida researchers have dispelled this concern using data from current and past Ebola outbreaks.