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Archive for 2011

COM Faculty Appreciation Reception honors professors’ achievements, years of service

By • Apr 14th, 2011 • Category: Event, Medicine, Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Dr. Michael L. Good, dean of the College of Medicine, honors and recognizes the college’s outstanding faculty and their achievements.

First woman receives College of Medicine Lifetime Achievement Award

By • Apr 14th, 2011 • Category: Awards, Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Kathleen Shiverick, Ph.D., a professor emeritus of pharmacology and therapeutics, has shown through her research how cigarette smoke and other toxins can damage and affect a developing baby.

Former department chair honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

By • Apr 14th, 2011 • Category: Awards, Medicine

Edward Block, M.D., a distinguished professor of medicine in the College of Medicine and former chair of the department of medicine, is recognized for pioneering research and service to the college.

Former U.S. Attorney General Reno to open new Movement Disorders Center at UF

By • Apr 13th, 2011 • Category: Faculty in the News, Neurology, Neuroscience, Neurosurgery

Former U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno will be the first to receive a “patient-centric” tour of the University of Florida’s Center for Movement Disorders and Neurorestoration.

Record 66 UF COM students present at Research Day

By • Apr 13th, 2011 • Category: Students

UF College of Medicine students presented research findings at the 2011 Annual Medical Student Research Day.

Community walk, health education fair highlight week’s worth of cancer awareness activities

By • Apr 12th, 2011 • Category: Event, Urology

Minority Cancer Awareness Week, which kicks off April 16 and runs through April 23, is intended to celebrate the lives of those lost to cancer, embrace the lives of cancer survivors and provide education about prevention and early detection.