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HOP Faculty Receive AMIA 2017 Distinguished Paper Award

A paper co-authored by a team of OneFlorida researchers, including faculty in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy (HOP), was selected for the American Medical Informatics Association’s (AMIA) 2017 Distinguished Paper Award at AMIA’s 2017 Annual Symposium in Washington, D.C. in November. The research team, led by Zhe He,…

BMI Team Welcomes New Faculty Member Yonghui Wu, Ph.D.

The Department of Health Outcomes & Policy (HOP) welcomes Yonghui Wu, Ph.D., who joins the biomedical informatics (BMI) team as an assistant professor this semester. Wu comes to UF from the School of Biomedical Informatics at the University of Texas Health Science Center (UT Health) at Houston, where he…

HOP Researcher Works with CDC to Evaluate Haiti’s HIV/AIDS Programs

HOP researcher Chris Delcher, Ph.D., is working with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) to help the Haitian government and other nations hardest hit by HIV/AIDS to evaluate and fine-tune their prevention and treatment programs. In 2016 Delcher received funding…

Gurka to Serve as New Director of Education at HOP

Matthew Gurka, Ph.D., is the new director of education and training for the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy (HOP).  Gurka joined UF in 2015 as early childhood preeminent professor with a dual appointment in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy and the Anita Zucker Center…