Thirty-seven teachers from Haiti and the Dominican Republic will spend the next six weeks at the University of South Florida in a collaboration with the U.S. State Department to foster the teaching of democracy in the Caribbean.
Florida Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center studies demonstrate caffeine reverses memory impairment and markedly reduces the hallmark protein for Alzheimer’s disease in the brains and blood of Alzheimer's mice.
The University of South Florida’s Office of Undergraduate Research presented a series of new research projects examining the impact of hurricanes on children, the elderly, the impoverished and the infirm in the third year of the unique National Science Foundation-funded program.
Students from migrant farm worker backgrounds will have an opportunity to continue their education thanks to two grants from the U.S. Department of Education (USDOE).
A human growth factor that stimulates blood stem cells to proliferate in the bone marrow reverses memory impairment in mice genetically altered to develop Alzheimer’s disease, researchers at the University of South Florida and James A. Haley Hospital found.
Dr. Nathan Crane, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Principal Investigator in collaboration with Dr. George Nolas, USF Professor of Physics and co-Principal Investigator, were awarded a three-year NSF grant of $340,000.
Nationally Recognized Researcher in Children’s Injury Prevention Appointed USF Dean of the Graduate School and Associate Vice President for Research and Innovation
Three of the University of South Florida’s top graduate students have been awarded Fulbright scholarships to support studies overseas during the 2009-2010 academic year.
David Morgan, PhD, professor of molecular pharmacology and physiology, was recently named chief scientific officer at the USF Health Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute.
Dr. Cindy Bethel, a summer Ph.D. graduate of the Computer Science and Engineering Department has been named a 2009 Computing Innovation Fellow.
College of Business Professor Alan Hevner received the 2009 Design Science Lifetime Achievement Award at the 4th International Conference on Design Science Research in Information Systems and Technology. The annual conference brings together researchers and practitioners in the design science field.