Edition Information: Volume 2, Issue 11, 2016

Thank you for reading HealthStreet's Monthly Newsletter. Included are articles that keep you up-to-date with HealthStreet's events! 

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     This Month's HealthStreet Statistics:

 

  94 NEW HealthStreet Members

123 NEW Navigations to UF Research

  66 NEW Enrollments to UF Research

102 Blood Pressure Screenings

    2 Screenings for HIV 

7,132 Total HealthStreet Members   

***Numbers reflect data collected between 11/19/2015 and 12/18/2015***

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New COPD Study Seeks People To Understand Influence Of Digital Devices On Quitting Smoking

HealthStreet Working With UF Department Of Health Education And Behavior To Recruit To New COPD Study

HealthStreet is recruiting individuals with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) for a study to understand the factors that influence whether or not they use digital devices or health apps to quit smoking tobacco.  “Collaborating with HealthStreet has allowed us to conduct our research more effectively and efficiently," Samantha Paige said, the Principal Investigator of the study and a PhD student in the Department of Health Education and Behavior.

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HealthStreet Hosts 3rd National Our Community, Our Health 

HealthStreet partnered with the UF College of Journalism and Communications’ STEM/CTSI Translational Communication Research Program to host an informative, interactive and engaging live panel discussion about breast cancer research.

Watch it here

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HealthStreet Presents 2015 Community Health Needs Assessment

HealthStreet Presents 2015 Community Health Needs Assessment

As a national model for community engagement and translational research, HealthStreet data can be utilized for Community Health Needs Assessments, hot-spotting analyses and cohort identification for trends in public health and health research.

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NEW Dance Fitness Classes

Spring Dance Fitness Classes

Learn to dance while being active and healthy! Our instructor from the UF Center For Arts In Medicine is excited to dance with our community! 

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HealthStreet To Host Art Contest For Children In Our Community

This year's theme is Picture This: Imagining A Healthier World. See how your child can enter this creative and fun event! 

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Cooking Matters® is returning To HealthStreet in 2016!

Cooking Matters® Is Returning To HealthStreet In 2016!

Helping families in our community to be healthier by cooking healthier. See how you can signup!

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For More HealthStreet Events, Click On Our Calendar!

Every month, HealthStreet hosts a variety of services, Community Health Worker outreach efforts, classes, support groups and events that aim to better the community's health! 

Click here to see our January calendar

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Research at HealthStreet

Information For Researchers

HealthStreet offers great services to UF investigators. Community Health Workers meet community members in the field and link them to studies through the coordinator. We also routinely check our population database for persons who may fit eligibility criteria for UF studies.  Find out what HealthStreet can do for your research study! 

Learn how HealthStreet can help your study

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About HealthStreet

 

HealthStreet is an innovative community engagement program at the University of Florida with a mission to improve the health of our community by bridging the gaps in health care and health research.

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