Changing Health Habits in China

October 12, 2018 by
Changing habits, especially when it to comes to accessing health care, is a challenge. China is embarking on this road as it attempts to make health care more accessible to rural populations. Other Recent News Changing Health Habits in China Addiction Treatment Gap Is Driving A Black Market For Suboxone UCF Receives $8 million in […]

Addiction Treatment Gap Is Driving A Black Market For Suboxone

October 8, 2018 by
Months in prison didn’t rid Daryl of his addiction to opioids. “Before I left the parking lot of the prison, I was shooting up, getting high,” he says. Other Recent News Changing Health Habits in China Addiction Treatment Gap Is Driving A Black Market For Suboxone UCF Receives $8 million in Grants to Enhance Special-needs […]

Tales from UCF’s Very First Day of Classes

October 4, 2018 by
Oct. 7 marks the 50th anniversary of the first day of classes, and Linda (Singer) Black ’71 was one of 1,948 students there to experience it. Other Recent News Changing Health Habits in China Addiction Treatment Gap Is Driving A Black Market For Suboxone UCF Receives $8 million in Grants to Enhance Special-needs Training for […]

Many People Who Are Stalked Never Tell Anyone

October 4, 2018 by
According to survey data from more than 2,100 adults, one-quarter of Americans who have been stalked never told anyone about it. The finding comes from a study about stalking published in Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology in July 2018. Other Recent News Changing Health Habits in China Addiction Treatment Gap Is Driving A Black Market For Suboxone UCF Receives […]

Stand Alone ERs Popping Up in Your Neighborhood

October 1, 2018 by
Stand Alone ER’s are popping up everywhere and they’re equipped to do everything a hospital ER can do. Think of it as the new healthcare on demand! “We want our healthcare and we want it now,” says Philip Wessel an Associate Instructor of Health Management at UCF. Other Recent News Changing Health Habits in China Addiction Treatment Gap Is Driving […]

I Am Not a “Fundraiser” — I Build Bridges

September 27, 2018 by
As a three-time Knight graduate, I am proud to work for UCF. Coming back to my alma mater as a professional is not only a dream come true, it’s being able to give back to the institution that gave me my start. From former classmates to new external relationships, I get excited to talk about […]

UCF Alumnus Directs Lockheed Martin’s Relief Efforts for Hurricane Maria

September 20, 2018 by
Forty horses. Sixteen cars. One commercial airplane. What do these things all have in common? They each weigh roughly 80,000 pounds, the amount of relief supplies Lockheed Martin’s crisis-management lead Ron Hawks ’12 helped a team to collect, organize and deliver to Puerto Rico last year after it was severely damaged by Hurricane Maria. Other Recent News Changing […]

UCF Alumna Brings Passion For Community To Career At City Hall

September 19, 2018 by
It’s no secret that Orlando is growing exponentially. Recently, the metro area’s population surpassed 2.5 million for the first time ever. With the seemingly endless addition of buildings and the 56,000 people that moved to the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford areas in 2017, it can be easy for residents to feel confused about all of the developments happening […]

We Need to Talk About Mental Illness

September 18, 2018 by
The number of people privately dealing with mental health issues will stun you. It’s why alumni Brandon and Michi Marshall launched Project 375 — to make mental health the most important topic of conversation you have today. Other Recent News Changing Health Habits in China Addiction Treatment Gap Is Driving A Black Market For Suboxone […]

HMI Alumnus Named New President of Two Chicago Hospitals

September 17, 2018 by
Rashard Johnson, two-time UCF alumnus who received his bachelor’s degree in health sciences and master’s degree in healthcare administration, will be the new president of Chicago, Illinois’ Advocate Trinity and Advocate South Suburban hospitals in late September. Johnson is a talent, excelling in a range of leadership roles within the healthcare field. “Rashard’s background provides […]