University of Florida orthopaedic oncologist C. Parker Gibbs Jr., M.D., has been named chief medical officer for UF Health Shands.
Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation news at the College of Medicine
A new study by University of Florida researchers finds middle-aged adults with psychological illness such as anxiety and depression are more likely to have longer hospital stays and rehabilitation following trauma affecting bones and muscles.
Only one of 30 popular free fitness apps meets the majority of American College of Sports Medicine guidelines for physical activity, according to UF Health researchers.
UF College of Medicine faculty honored for years of service and excellence in education, research and leadership.
In northern states, the baseball season ramps up in the spring months, but in the South, baseball starts as early as January and can go year round. UF Health researchers think that’s why baseball pitchers are at a higher risk for tearing a ligament in their elbows.
A Gator physician assistant continues her UF ties at the Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Institute’s new OrthoCare Daytime Clinic.
Parker Gibbs, M.D., is appointed UF Health Cancer Center deputy director for medical affairs and will lead Cancer ICAP and quality care initiatives.
Renowned orthopedic medicine expert and founding faculty member Dr. William Enneking has passed away.
UF Health Shands Hospital ranked in U.S. News & World Report.
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.