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Statewide research consortium receives $7.9 million for research to improve patient outcomes

By • Aug 24th, 2015 • Category: Community Health & Family Medicine, From the Lab, Health Outcomes and Policy, Medicine, Pediatrics

The OneFlorida Clinical Research Consortium has been approved for $7.9 million in funding from PCORI and has been named one of the nation’s 13 clinical data research networks.

UF researchers receive Gates Foundation grant to combat health threats in Haiti

By • Aug 6th, 2015 • Category: Awards, Medicine

EPI researchers receive Gates Foundation grant to tackle public health threats in Haiti.

Alumni Portrait: Ashleigh Wright, M.D. ’07

By • Aug 3rd, 2015 • Category: Guest Column, Medicine

Ashleigh Wright, M.D. ’07, channels her passions for medical education and patient care by training the next generation of exceptional physicians in the UF College of Medicine.

Honoring an individual with a team spirit

By • May 14th, 2015 • Category: Awards, Faculty Recognition, Medicine

The class of 2015 presented Robert Hollander, M.D., with the Hippocratic Award at the annual ceremony May 5.

Championing compassionate care

By • May 8th, 2015 • Category: Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pathology, Immunology, and Laboratory Medicine, Psychiatry, Students

The Chapman chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society recognized students, faculty and residents for their humanism and compassion at its annual induction ceremony May 4.

Oxycodone overdose deaths drop 25 percent after launch of Prescription Drug Monitoring Program

By • Apr 15th, 2015 • Category: From the Lab, Health Outcomes and Policy, Medicine, Pathology, Immunology, and Laboratory Medicine

Oxycodone-related deaths dropped 25 percent after Florida implemented its Prescription Drug Monitoring Program in late 2011 as part of its response to the state’s prescription drug abuse epidemic, according to a team of UF Health researchers. The drop in fatalities could stem from the number of health care providers who used the program’s database to […]

UF Health pharmacist wins cardiology award

By • Apr 2nd, 2015 • Category: Awards, Faculty Recognition, Medicine

A UF pharmacist has received an award from the American College of Cardiology — the first time this award has been given to a pharmacist.

Alumni Portrait: Jonathon Cohen, M.D. ‘07

By • Mar 10th, 2015 • Category: Anatomy and Cell Biology, Guest Column, Medicine

Jonathon Cohen, M.D. ’07, is pioneering clinical trials to develop targeted lymphoma treatments with fewer side effects and promising results.

University of Florida Health breaks ground for new hospitals

By • Jan 23rd, 2015 • Category: Lead Story, Medicine, Neurology, Neuroscience, Neurosurgery, Surgery

New hospitals in 2018: UF Health broke ground on its two new hospitals, the UF Health Heart & Vascular Hospital and the UF Health Neuromedicine Hospital, on Jan. 23.