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ACT Study in Florida Physician

In a detailed story for the Florida Physician, the ACT (Augmenting Cognitive Training) Study, directed by Dr. Adam J. Woods, with Ron Cohen and Michael Marsiske, was featured.

Rotblatt receives ILR award

Lindsay Rotblatt (in red) receiving Levitt Award. To her left is benefactor Phyllis Levitt Recently, we shared that Lindsay Rotblatt received the second place Institute for Learning in Retirement Levitt Award for Outstanding Research Presentation (tied with Talia Seider).

Our lab team marches for science

As part of the national March for Science on April 22, 2017, many in the Department of Clinical and Health Psychology joined the Gainesville and National marches. 

CHP Doctoral Student receives NIH Fellowship

Jacqueline Maye received an NIH Kirschstein Individual Research Fellowship Jacqueline Maye, MS (Mentor: Michael Marsiske) has received funding for an NIH F31 Kirschstein Individual Research Fellowship award for her project entitled “A 14 week study of mindfulness effects on attentional control in older adults”. Mindfulness is a mental…

Collaborators receive Alzheimer’s awards

Collaborators Dawn Bowers and Ann Horgas have received Florida Department of Health Alzheimer's awards.  We congratulate our colleagues on these important awards!  Michael Marsiske is also looking forward to collaborating with Dr. Horgas on her project, on which he is a co-investigator.

CHP students among top seven abstract award recipients for PHHP Research Day

Warren wins first place; Rotblatt ties for fifth place.The College of Public Health and Health Professions held its 29th Annual Research Day on April 13, 2016. Under the theme “Improving Health for People and Communities Worldwide”, the event celebrates the research contributions made by faculty and students as they speak…

CHP student wins research fellowship

Jacqueline Maye (mentor: Michael Marsiske) has been named a 2016 Research Fellow to the Mind and Life Summer Research Institute Each summer, the Mind and Life Institute ( offers a summer research institute. The Mind & Life Institute is a non-profit organization committed to building a scientific understanding of…