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HOP Faculty Member’s Article Reaches Readership of 16 Million People

An article published in The Journal of Nutrition featured results from a research team led by Michelle Cardel, Ph.D., R.D., assistant professor in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy, was picked up in August by Medical News Today, which has an average of 16 million page…

HOP Faculty Member Featured in Healthday as Nutritional Expert

In an article by Healthday, Michelle Cardel, Ph.D., R.D., assistant professor in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy, provided expert commentary on recent findings about dieters replacing saturated fat with high-quality carbohydrates and polyunsaturated fats. Cardel was consulted to contribute to the article, “Dieters: Don’t Replace Saturated…

New HOP Faculty Member Featured on Three TV News Segments Since Arrival

Since her arrival in August, Michelle Cardel, Ph.D., R.D., assistant professor in the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy, has made three guest appearances on television stations in Denver, Colorado, and Orlando, Florida. The first appearance was made at Channel 9 News in Denver, where she contributed regularly to…

University Scholars Program Student Published in UF’s Journal of Undergraduate Research

Deina Bossa, a current M.D. candidate and former undergraduate participant in the University Scholars Program with the Department of Health Outcomes & Policy, was published in the Spring 2015 issue of the University of Florida’s Journal of Undergraduate Research. Her paper, “Explaining State Variation in Medicaid Expenditures,” discusses the…

HOP Assistant Professor Inducted Into Delta Omega Public Health Honor Society

Chris Delcher, Ph.D., research assistant professor in the Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, has been inducted into the Beta Upsilon Chapter of Delta Omega, the honorary society of public health. “Dr. Delcher has shown a long-term commitment to public health from his work in the Virginia Department of Health…

HOP Student Accepts Fellowship with the SPSSI and AAAS

Recent HOP graduate Steve Newell Ph.D., has accepted a fellowship with the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and will be speaking at SPSSI’s new conference, A Road Less Traveled: Forging Links between Psychological Science and…