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UF team to help innovate retrofits for homes for people with disabilities

Published: Jan 12th, 2018

Imagine using your living room as a dining room or your kitchen as a bedroom – complete with handicap-accessible equipment. University of Florida researchers will help develop those conversions, as […]

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Fostering young service dogs a labor of puppy love for UF students

Published: Apr 25th, 2017

Every morning, Morgan Montaudo — a University of Florida health science senior on the pre-occupational therapy track — puts on her backpack, heads toward the door and then turns to […]

Dr. Kreider Member of the CTSI Academy of Research Excellence

Published: Jun 24th, 2015

The UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute honored Consuelo Kreider, PhD, OTR/L, with membership in the Academy of Research Excellence at their awards dinner this month.  The academy rewards excellence […]

Red, white, orange and blue

Published: Nov 28th, 2012

Corey Garmon may be from Alabama, but he loves the Gators. Garmon, a U.S. Army calvary scout, was decked out in orange-and-blue when he and Capt. Erik Johnson, an occupational […]

Investigating the daily impact of disability in children

Published: Sep 8th, 2011

Roxanna Bendixen, Ph.D. Whether it’s recess, extracurricular activities, sleepovers or other forms of social participation, children with disabilities are often on the outside looking in. “It can be hard for […]