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Analyzing Policy Effects

UF Scientists Collaborate on Web Tool That Calculates Impacts of Alcohol Taxes

Research shows that increasing alcohol taxes decreases excessive alcohol consumption and related harms. Now, that decrease can be modeled with an interactive tool developed by a team of researchers across the country, including¬†Alexander C. Wagenaar, Ph.D., professor of health outcomes and policy;¬†Stephanie Staras, Ph.D., MSPH, assistant professor of health…

Biomedical Informatics Expert Publishes Editorial on the Future of Big Data

Bill Hogan, M.D., M.S., professor of health outcomes and policy and director of biomedical informatics at the UF CTSI, had an editorial published in the November issue of For the Record, a national print magazine dedicated to the medical coding, HIT, and eHealth industries. In the editorial, Hogan examines the…