Lab News

CHP faculty members receive promotion and tenure

Category: Faculty

Michael Marsiske was promoted to Full Professor. Congratulations to Drs. David Fedele and Adam J. Woods, who were announced as receiving tenure and…

Michael Marsiske

CHP Grad Students “Keep it Simple” at APA 2018

Category: Recent News

Tweeting the research message in 5 words or less

APA Twitter Images

Lindsay Rotblatt passes Qualifying Examinations

Category: Recent News

Congratulations to team member Lindsay Rotblatt, who successfully passed her written and oral qualifying examinations on June 20, 2018. To achieve…

Rotblatt quals

Research AREAS

Current Research

The MACS Study

The Mindfulness and Attentional Control in Seniors (MACS) study looks at changes in the ability to control mood and attention as participants move through fourteen (14) weeks of testing challenges. Half of our participants will also participate in eight (8) weekly group sessions of mindfulness education and practice.

Research participants in the Vitality Mind study

Current Research

UF Health Vitality Mind

The purpose of this innovative collaboration program between The Village in Gainesville, FL and the University of Florida is to explore strategies to help older adults maintain and improve their brain health and quality of life. We are also a VITAL ‘learning laboratory’ and hope others will join in our quest to uncover new possibilities for maximizing brain health.

aging couple

Welcome to my personal pages

Michael Marsiske, Ph.D.

Welcome to my personal pages. On these pages, you can get links to (a) course resources for my classes, (b) details about the National Institute on Aging-funded predoctoral research training program that I administer, (c) research and professional information about me and (d) links to organizations and individuals of current and historical relevance to me.

Michael Marsiske