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Samuel Klein, M.D.- Obesity: New Insights

Published: Jan 17th, 2014

Samuel Klein M.D. The William H. Danforth Professor of Medicine; Director, Center for Human Nutrition Director, Center for Applied Research Science; Chief of the Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Sciences […]

Ronald A.Cohen, Ph.D, ABPP, APCN- Obesity and Aging Brain

Published: Aug 27th, 2013

Ronald A. Cohen,Ph.D., ABPP, APCN Professor, Departments of Aging and Geriatric Research, Neurology and Psychiatry Director, Center for Cognitive Aging and Memory, University of Florida           […]


Moms’ High-Fat, Sugary Diets May Lead to Heavy Offspring With a Taste for Alcohol, Sensitivity to Drugs, Research Finds

Published: Aug 5th, 2013

Nicole Avena, PhD, a research neuroscientist with the University of Florida’s McKnight Brain Institute, says the rise in prenatal and childhood obesity and the rise in number of youths abusing […]


Florida Physician

Published: Jul 29th, 2013

Richard Shriner, MD is the first UF physician to earn board certification in obesity medicine.


From Cigarettes to obesity, public health at risk

Published: Jan 3rd, 2013

Public health officials and academics identified cigarette smoking and related disease as the nation’s number one killer and foremost driver of health costs in the 1980s. At that time overeating […]

MEL 4600 Diseases of Eating

CME Lecture on Anorexia Nervosa

Published: Oct 30th, 2012

Given November 30, 2012, Watch Lecture Below Interested in taking the course? Find more information here! Eating Disorders Recovery Center Website   Anorexia Nervosa: Evaluation Intervention and Treatment November 30, […]

Research Opportunities

Published: Jun 29th, 2012

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Science for Life Program University Scholars Program The Junior Honors Medical Program (JHMP) – Are you approaching your sophomore year? Consider applying for this rewarding 7 […]