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Robert Hromas, M.D., a leader in translating research into the discovery of new cancer drugs, will become chairman of medicine effective Feb. 14.
Marvin A. Dewar, M.D., J.D., a long-time faculty member in the UF COM’s department of community health and family medicine, as been appointed senior associate dean, chief executive officer and chief medical officer of University of Florida Physicians.
The state of Florida has awarded a $1 million grant to UF to establish a lung transplant center and fund research projects focused on problems such as chronic rejection, the most common reason why patients die after a lung transplant.
The Institute of Medicine, an organization that provides health policy advice to the nation’s leaders, this weekend honored former UF Vice President for Health Affairs David R. Challoner, M.D., for outstanding service.