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Dr. Pomeranz, New Editor for the Journal of Life Care Planning

Published: Dec 11th, 2013

Dr. Jamie Pomeranz, who holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Rehabilitation Science, was recently named editor of the Journal of Life Care Planning (JLCP). The JLCP publishes education and research […]

Dr. Giselle Carnaby and Team Receive NCI Grant

Published: Nov 24th, 2013

Dr. Giselle Carnaby, Associate Professor in the Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, and Co-director of UF’s Swallowing Laboratory, is a Co-Principle Investigator on a recently awarded R21 grant […]

New Program Director of the Bachelors of Health Science Program

Published: Nov 15th, 2013

Dr. Michael Moorhouse recently accepted the position of Clinical Assistant Professor and Program Director of the undergraduate Health Science Program. In addition to managing all daily operations of the undergraduate […]

Research Team Develops a Better Assessment of Hookah Use among Young Adults

Published: May 17th, 2013

During a time in which public health efforts have successfully decreased cigarette use in the U.S., alternative tobacco products are becoming popular with adolescents and young adults. Dr. Tracey Barnett, […]

Dr. Juilette Christie Joins the BSCH Department

Published: Jan 6th, 2013

Dr. Juliette Christie is the newest faculty member to join the Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health. Dr. Christie is a social/health psychologist who received her MA in Communication […]

BSCH Faculty Member and Lifelong Gator, Dr. Moorhouse

Published: Nov 13th, 2012

Dr. Moorhouse, a lifelong Gator, is currently a Research Assistant Scientist in the Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health (BSCH). In 1996 he became an undergraduate student at the […]

The American Public Health Association’s 140th Annual Meeting

Published: Nov 11th, 2012

This year, the Behavioral Science and Community Health Department made a big splash at the American Public Health Association’s (APHA) 140th Annual Meeting in San Francisco. Faculty and students collaborated […]

Dr. Curbow Leads New Initiative to Reduce Cancer

Published: Oct 15th, 2012

Dr. Barbara Curbow, chair of the Behavioral Science and Community Health Department, has been chosen to lead a new cancer-reduction initiative. Click here for the full story.

Dr. Giselle Carnaby Receives Prestigious Fellowship

Published: Aug 27th, 2012

Dr. Giselle Carnaby, Associate Professor in the Department of Behavioral Sciences and Community Health, was recently elected a Fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Fellowship is one of the […]

Dr. Jamie Pomeranz Receives Promotion

Published: Aug 15th, 2012

Dr. Jamie Pomeranz was recently promoted to an Associate Professor in the Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health (BSCH). Dr. Pomeranz began his journey at the University of Florida […]