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About Melanie Stawicki Azam

Journalist, College of Medicine-Development and Alumni Communications writes for the College of Medicine, particularly in the areas of advancement and alumni relations. She is a journalist for the award-winning Florida Physician magazine and Insider news website and the Dr. Gator newsletter. Before joining UF in 2011, Stawicki Azam was a staff writer, covering health care and higher education, at the Orlando Business Journal. She won state and regional awards for her writing. Prior to that, she worked at the Daytona Beach News-Journal, Dayton Daily News and other daily newspapers, covering education and government and doing feature writing for the past ten years. She holds a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri and a bachelor’s degree in English Writing from the University of Pittsburgh.

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Articles by Melanie Stawicki Azam

Realizing the dream

May 16th, 2013 • Category: Faculty in the News, Lead Story

The 131 graduates become physicians at the UF College of Medicine’s 53rd commencement ceremony.

Road to Graduation: The life of a budding scientist

May 13th, 2013 • Category: Lead Story

Recent UF College of Medicine graduate, Eva Vertes, plans to continue her cancer research.

Honoring humanism

Apr 30th, 2013 • Category: Students

The Chapman Society inducted new members at its annual ceremony

Road to Graduation: Arnaoutakis follows in his brothers’ footsteps, paves his own way

Apr 30th, 2013 • Category: Lead Story, Otolaryngology, Students

Soon-to-be UF College of Medicine graduate, Demetri Arnaoutakis credits family, mentors with his success.

UF Dance Marathon raises $1.1 million

Apr 15th, 2013 • Category: Lead Story, Uncategorized

The 19th annual event breaks its record in raising funds for children

Shands Hospital for Children activity room named for renowned pediatric neurologist

Apr 3rd, 2013 • Category: Faculty Recognition, Pediatrics

The John J. Ross, M.D., Pediatric Lecture and Activity Room was dedicated March 30 at Shands Hospital for Children at UF.

Head of the class

Mar 26th, 2013 • Category: Students

UF honor medical society welcomes 29 new members

Farb receives 2013 Women of Distinction Award

Mar 21st, 2013 • Category: Staff, Uncategorized

UF COM general counsel and an acclaimed novelist, Farb helps improve the lives of others through her work with cancer patients and their families.

Lucky Matches

Mar 15th, 2013 • Category: Lead Story, Students

UF College of Medicine seniors land top residency slots in state and U.S.

The race for Ray

Jan 15th, 2013 • Category: Event

The UF College of Medicine class of 2014 will hold a Feb. 3 fundraiser for injured classmate Ray Brown.