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I-MAP PhD Student Places Second for Levitt Award

Published: Apr 25th, 2018

The Institute for Learning Retirement partnered with the University of Florida at Oak Hammock Retirement Community to hold the 8thAnnual Student Research on Aging Exposition in March. Undergraduate and graduate students […]

Find a Ride Florida web page

New comprehensive online resource helps Floridians find transportation options in their communities

Published: Mar 26th, 2018

When older adults stop driving, they may worry about losing their independence. Now, a University of Florida and Florida Department of Transportation Safe Mobility for Life team wants to help […]

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UF’s I-MAP Collaborates with CIMAR to Examine the Impact of the Autonomous Vehicle on Older Drivers

Published: Mar 1st, 2018

Dr. Sherrilene Classen, Prof and Chair of the OT Department and Director of the Institute of Mobility, Activity, and Participation (I-MAP) and Dr. Carl Crane, Director of the Center for […]

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Classen Contributes to National Blueprint

Published: Feb 9th, 2018

Dr. Sherrilene Classen has participated with Canadian colleagues in a new National Blueprint for injury prevention in drivers with arthritis, launched as a guiding document for teams interested in advancing […]

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Pre-conference Workshop at Annual Transportation Research Board’s 2018 Conference

Published: Feb 9th, 2018

Dr. Sherrilene Classen co-presided with Dr. Don Fisher over a Transportation Research Board scientific session in Washington, DC, on Sunday Jan 7. The session, entitled “Fitness to Drive: The Role of […]

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CTSI Seminar: Clinical application of high-fidelity driving simulators for medically-at-risk populations

Published: Jan 15th, 2018

Have you considered using UF’s full-car-cab high fidelity driving simulator in your research? Dr. Sherrilene Classen, editor of a new book on driving simulators for health care professionals,  discussed clinical […]

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I-MAP Team Members Celebrate Veteran’s Day

Published: Dec 15th, 2017

The University of Florida’s Institute for Mobility, Activity, and Participation (I-MAP) team members represented the Combat Veteran’s Driving study at the Alachua County Veteran Services Veteran’s Day event on Saturday, […]

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Dr. Sherrilene Classen Delivers Keynote Address at Barbara A. Rider Annual Colloquium

Published: Dec 15th, 2017

Dr. Sherrilene Classen was honored to give the keynote lecture at the 14th annual Barbara A. Rider Colloquium on November 10 at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan. She spoke on […]

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I-MAP Takes Leadership Roles at Florida Occupational Therapy Association’s Annual Conference

Published: Dec 15th, 2017

The Department of Occupational Therapy and the Institute for Mobility, Activity, and Participation was well represented at the annual Florida Occupational Therapy Association conference which was held in Orlando, FL […]

Teen Distract Driving Ed. Program

OT Receives Funding to Develop a Teen Distracted Driving Education Program

Published: Dec 15th, 2017

The Teen Distracted Driving Education Program is a collaboration between the Florida Department of Transportation Highway Safety (DD-18-04-01/G0Q23: Cahill & Classen), the UF Department of Occupational Therapy, and the UF […]