Dr. Steven Hughes, former chief of gastrointestinal surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, is the new chief of general surgery in the College of Medicine.
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COM ophthalmology department receives Research to Prevent Blindness grant and Lew R. Wasserman Merit Award from world’s leading voluntary organization supporting eye research.
Two novel mutations in a gene associated with pain signaling could ultimately point to new therapies for people who feel unbearable or chronic pain.
With orientation behind them and the surprise gift of new stethoscopes from COM alumni, first-year medical students begin classes at the University of Florida.
The UF Institute on Aging on Wednesday celebrated the grand opening of its new Health Promotion Center. The center creates an opportunity for cross-disciplinary, cross-departmental collaborations to investigate the role of physical activity and other interventions in disease prevention and management.
Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer awarded UF COM pediatric brain tumor specialist a $125,000 grant Monday, August 9 to help fund an innovative therapy program for children with rare forms of cancer.