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Dr. Julia Sheffler, Director of the Integrative Science for Health Aging (ISHA) program at CTBScience, was awarded the KL2 Multidisciplinary Program for Early Career Faculty grant, that will fund her research on adherence to a nutrition intervention for people at high-risk for Alzheimer's.

Congratulations to our very own Associate Professor of Behavioral Sciences and Social Medicine Dr. Nicole Ennis (MPI), who received a $356,000 National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant.

Dr. Naar et al. (2020), had their research published in the JAMA Network entitled “Comparative Effectiveness of Community-Based vs Clinic-Based Healthy Choices Motivational Intervention to Improve Health Behaviors Among Youth Living With HIV: A Randomized Clinical Trial.”

Congratulations and farewell to Samantha Nagy, who will be leaving CTBScience to begin her journey toward her PhD at the University of Arizona's Clinical Psychology program. 

Dr. Julia Sheffler and Celina Meyers were featured on the FSU Honors Program Page to highlight the collaboration that takes place here at CTBS as part of Celina’s matriculation as a Psychology major here at FSU!

The mission of the Center for Translational Behavioral Science at Florida State University is to promote public health and health equity using a sustainable team science approach for the development and wide spread implementation of meaningful interventions through a continuous cycle of interaction between basic behavioral and biomedical scientists, translational researchers, treatment providers, and the communities we Serve.

View Dr. Zhe He's recorded lectures of the biomedical informatics lectures being given throughout the summer.

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Dr. Scott Pickett, a core faculty member at CTBScience, was recently awarded the Equipment and Infrastructure Enhancement Grant (EIEG) from the FSU Council on Research and Creativity for his proposal, "The Development of a Sleep Laboratory to Increase Collaboration and Research Funding through the Acquisition of Sleep Assessment Equipment."

CTBScience hosted a table at the 2020 Instilling Hope Conference at the Florida State University Turnbull Conference Center on March 11, 2020. CTBScience used this opportunity to participate in the trauma and resiliency focused event to nurture partnerships with other agencies and community partners, and to highlight ongoing research. Samantha Nagy, MS, also was a presenter at the conference, highlighting Dr. Scott Pickett and the STEP Research Program's SOLAR implementation, a trauma focused intervention aimed at assisting those in the community impacted by Hurricane Michael.