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In Case You Missed It: OCOH, “Pesticides and Health: What We Need to Know”

Published: Sep 19th, 2018

On August 29, 2018, HealthStreet hosted the 18th national Our Community, Our Health (OCOH) town hall. This meeting addressed the impact of pesticides on health and featured panelists with backgrounds […]

OCOH Panel September 2018 Multiple Sclerosis; Lilyana Amezcua, MD, Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology, USC; MODERATOR: Tirisham Gyang, MD, MS Division Chief, Neurology, UF ; Brad E. Hoffman, PhD, Cellular Immunologist & Associate Professor, UF ; Sarah Kurtz, MPA, Manager, Provider Engagement NMSS

OCOH September 27, 2018 “Multiple Sclerosis: Advances in Care and Treatment”

Published: Sep 19th, 2018

Join us for the 20th national Our Community, Our Health town hall on September 27th, as our panel from the University of Southern California, the University of Florida, and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society […]

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Mesothelioma Awareness Day: September 26

Published: Sep 14th, 2018

Mesothelioma, a cancer that affects the lining of the lungs, abdominal cavity, and heart, takes the lives of 2,500 Americans each year. This rare cancer is preventable and is only […]

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HealthStreet Spotlight: Teina Phillips

Published: Aug 6th, 2018

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Teina Phillips as the Director of Operations for UF HealthStreet. Teina brings over 20 years of experience in working together with diverse […]

OCOH July 2018

In Case you Missed It: OCOH, “National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month”

Published: Aug 6th, 2018

On July 26, 2018, HealthStreet hosted the 17th national Our Community, Our Health (OCOH) town hall. This meeting addressed the impact of childhood trauma and mental health issues on minority […]

Our Community, Our Health National Town Hall on Pesticides and Human Health. Held on August 29th from 5:30p.m. to 7p.m. at HealthStreet.

OCOH August 29, 2018 “Pesticides and Health: What We Need to Know”

Published: Aug 6th, 2018

There’s been a lot of media coverage on the potential dangers of pesticides, but what do the experts have to say? Join us for the 19th national Our Community, Our Health town hall on August 29th, […]

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Practice Mindfulness & Creativity with HealthStreet and #352Creates

Published: Jul 27th, 2018

Want to relieve stress, boost memory, and improve focus? Mindfulness is the ability to be present and fully aware of your experiences in the moment. In partnership with 352Creates, UF […]

JULY 26, 2018: OCOH: Our Community, Our Health; Minority Mental Health Month Starting a Conversation to Overcome Stigma, National town hall

OCOH July 26, 2018 “National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month”

Published: Jul 6th, 2018

Join the Conversation to Help #CureStigma Register Now!   On Thursday, July 26th UF HealthStreet will be hosting an Our Community, Our Health (OCOH) town hall in observation of National […]

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Minority Health Hurt by Lack of Participation in Clinical Trials, Researchers Say

Published: Jul 5th, 2018

As more research reveals that genetics affect disease susceptibility and drug efficacy, researchers are looking for ways to get more minorities involved in drug and medical research. Reprinted from United […]

Florida’s Mosquito Season: How to Protect yourself from Mosquito-Borne Viruses this Summer

Published: Jul 5th, 2018

The Florida rain and summer heat create an ideal environment for mosquitos which can lead to an increase in the spread of diseases transmitted by mosquito bites. “All sorts of […]