The UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute along with their HealthStreet outreach program stopped by Wims Hair Studio in Southeast Gainesville on Apr. 7 to keep the community aware of their own health. Participants had the opportunity to get their glucose levels, blood pressure and Body Mass Index(BMI) measured.
Margo Klar has received nearly half a million dollars in phase II funding through Grand Challenges Explorations, an initiative created by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Read about the CTSI's 2014 accomplishments as highlighted in the January column of On the Same Page by Dr. David S. Guzick, UF senior vice president for health affairs and president of UF Health.
Three UF science videos landed top spots among 57 entries nationwide for a National Institutes of Health video contest, two of which were produced by the CTSI.