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Archive for 2008



Neuro Noons 2008! Inspiring collaboration across the university

By • Jun 1st, 2008 • Category: Staff

Faculty, staff and students interested in clinical, behavioral and basic neurosciences are encouraged to take part in discussions every Thursday at noon this summer.

Gift will allow UF to study potentially sight-saving therapy

By • Jun 1st, 2008 • Category: Top Stories

A $1 million gift to the College of Medicine’s department of ophthalmology will enable University of Florida scientists to study the safety and effectiveness of experimental therapies being used to treat children with a sight-robbing disease. Robert Forbis and his wife Debbie, founders and owners of Premier Electric, one of Florida’s largest electrical contractors, made […]

Group seeks help for earthquake relief effort

By • May 29th, 2008 • Category: Miscellaneous

A UF group asks fellow Gators for help in supporting victims of the Chinese earthquake that killed thousands and left millions homeless.

Colleagues remember a gifted surgeon and good friend

By • May 28th, 2008 • Category: Lead Story

Colleagues and friends from the College of Medicine struggled this week to cope with the tragic loss of surgical resident Dr. Hugh A. Walters with fond memories and words of admiration for the 2004 UF medical graduate.