Universtiy of Miami Miller School of Medicine Graduate Studies

From left, Raymond Balise, Ph.D., Victoria Mitrani, Ph.D., Adam Carrico, Ph.D., Steven Safren, Ph.D., Daniel Feaster, Ph.D., Deborah Jones Weiss, Ph.D., M.Ed., Allan E. Rodriguez, M.D., and Maria Alcaide. M.D

Reception Launches New Mental Health Research Center to Combat Miami’s HIV/AIDS Epidemic

June 12, 2019

The University of Miami officially launched CHARM — its new Center for HIV and Research in Mental Health — at a reception held June 11 at the Miller School of Medicine. CHARM is funded by a four-year $3.32 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health. Researchers may apply for up to two $50,000 pilot program awards annually. Initial proposals are due in November, with funding awarded in January of 2020.

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Exhibits inside tents told the stories of various mass shootings.

Solemn Event Marks Anniversary of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Shootings

May 22, 2019

Following the mass shooting tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas (MSD) High School in Parkland, Fla., on February 14, 2018, MSD alumni and University of Miami students gathered at a campus-held vigil and relied on each other for support. One of the alumni, Alexander Margetts, a neuroscience student at UM, remembers feeling powerless — the tragedy had taken 17 lives in a place close to his heart.

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Florida Institute for Health Innovation Selected to Lead Regional Hurricane Response Hub

April 16, 2019

The Florida Institute for Health Innovation (FIHI) has been chosen to serve as one of five regional technical assistance centers for the Hurricane Response Hub initiative led by the National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI), according to Roderick K. King, M.D., M.P.H., director and assistant dean for public health education at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and C.E.O. of FIHI.

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