Researchers have found what they say is the holy grail in identifying critically ill patients who are at risk of developing acute kidney injury — a potentially fatal and often asymptomatic condition.
Anesthesiology news at the College of Medicine
The Society of Teaching Scholars broke a record this year, honoring nine faculty inductees at the college’s 14th Annual Celebration of Excellence in Medical Education Feb. 19.
UF researchers are teaming with Gainesville engineers to develop a device that could save the lives of mothers and babies in Africa.
Dr. Lawrence Lottenberg, a key figure in the growth of Florida’s trauma system over the past three decades, received the Raymond H. Alexander Award from the Florida chapter of the American College of Surgeons in late May. Lottenberg, an associate professor of surgery and anesthesiology at UF Health, founded the Level 1 trauma center at UF Health Shands Hospital and has made numerous other significant contributions to surgery in the state of Florida.
UF’s Donn Dennis, Ray Bergeron, Franky So and Nan Yao-Su will be recognized as four of 98 people selected from universities and nonprofit institutions nationally. UF’s Vice President for Research David P. Norton also was named a Charter Fellow.
David Paulus, M.D., passed away unexpectedly Dec. 12 as he slept. He was 67.
Titi Aina, M.D., is the recipient of a 2012 Society for Education in Anesthesia/Health Volunteers Overseas fellowship.
UF joins 16 other institutions to study team-centered approach to patient safety.
Elementary school students got a glimpse of life as a doctor as part of the UF Professional Outreach Day, held June 23.
Patients, visitors and employees at the University of Florida Health Science Center campus and Shands HealthCare facilities throughout north central Florida are going Tobacco-Free Together.