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CoBAD: Sirota

The Control of Breathing and Airway Defense (CoBAD) Seminar Series returned Friday, March 31 at 3:00pm ET. Our first speaker was Anton Sirota, PhD. Dr. Sirota’s research explores the neurophysiological mechanisms of information transfer within and between the neocortex and hippocampus during learning (acquisition) and sleep (consolidation). His…

Mitchell receives PHHP Dean’s Citation Paper Award

Gordon Mitchell received the Dean’s Citation Paper Award for the article “Circadian clock genes and respiratory neuroplasticity genes oscillate in the phrenic motor system,” published in the American Journal of Physiology-Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology.

Research Connection Event: Strategies to Augment Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation

Dr. Emily Fox, BREATHE Steering Committee member and Director of Neuromuscular Research at Brooks Rehabilitation, presented “Strategies to Augment Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation: Promoting Breathing and Walking Recovery” on Tuesday, April 27 at 7 pm EST. This presentation was part of the Brooks/UF-PHHP Collaboration Research Connection Series.

COVID-19 and Breathing

In Explore: Research at the University of Florida, Center members Paul Davenport and Scott Powers discuss how and where we breathe matters in the COVID era.