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In Case You Missed It: Our Community, Our Health – Medical Marijuana & Public Health

In Case You Missed It: Our Community, Our Health – Medical Marijuana & Public Health

Published: Jun 13th, 2019

  On May 29th, 2019, UF HealthStreet hosted a town hall meeting on the health effects of medical marijuana. The interactive forum was livestreamed, allowing both in-person and online audience […]

Collaboration Aims to Improve Public Health in Rural Areas

Collaboration Aims to Improve Public Health in Rural Areas

Published: May 2nd, 2019

UF HealthStreet has entered into a unique collaboration with the Melrose Volunteer Fire Department to train off-duty firefighters as certified community health workers, or CHWs. Serving as part-time CHWs, the firefighters will […]

Pictured is Dr. Micah Johnson and the students of the STOMP Lab standing in front of the Health Street sign at UF Health Street

STOMP Lab at HealthStreet Immerses Undergrad Students in Substance Abuse Research

Published: Apr 30th, 2019

By Jill Pease Photos by Julie Walter Every Monday, for three hours, a group of UF undergraduate students meets at UF HealthStreet to learn how to develop research questions, analyze data, and […]

OCOH Our Community, Our Health Medical Marijuana May 29, 2019 6-7 p.m. EDT In-Person & Via Livestream

SAVE THE DATE: May 29, 2019 – OCOH Town Hall on Medical Marijuana and Public Health

Published: Apr 26th, 2019

On Wednesday, May 29th, UF HealthStreet will be hosting an Our Community, Our Health (OCOH) national town hall focusing on medical marijuana and public health. We invite you to join the discussion on […]

Participate in HealthStreet’s 6th Annual Student Art Contest!

Published: Feb 12th, 2019

Help Us Make 2019 the Best Year Yet!

Help Us Make 2019 the Best Year Yet!

Published: Jan 11th, 2019

Happy new year to all of our community members, near and far! It’s going to be a great year! At HealthStreet we’re always working to reduce health disparities and connect community […]

HEALTHY AGING - Evidence-Based Lifestyle Interventions | January 22, 2019 | 2401 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 6-7 p.m. EST

SAVE THE DATE: Jan. 22, 2019 – OCOH Town Hall on Healthy Aging

Published: Dec 14th, 2018

  On Tuesday, January 22nd, UF HealthStreet will be hosting an Our Community, Our Health (OCOH) national town hall focusing on healthy aging and how exercise and nutritional interventions can transform the aging process. […]

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Save the Date! Nov 29th: OCOH Town Hall on Diabetes: The Hidden Epidemic

Published: Oct 23rd, 2018

Join us for the 20th national Our Community, Our Health town hall on November 29th to discuss the diabetes epidemic and the uncontrolled cost of insulin. This interactive town hall will: Focus on current […]

Performers and Community member dancing

Last Call for Exhibitors, Performers and Vendors for this Year’s Night of Dance!

Published: Sep 19th, 2018

Part Dance Party, Part Health Fair, All Fun! Night of Dance is an evening of dancing, entertainment, and wellness for the entire Gainesville community! The festivities at this family-friendly event […]

several performers from 2017 night of dance

HealthStreet’s 3rd Annual Night of Dance

Published: Sep 14th, 2018

Meet us at Bo Diddley Plaza on Saturday, October 13th, from 4-7 p.m. Come celebrate one of Gainesville’s favorite community events, with an evening of dancing, entertainment, and wellness. Night of […]