A UF researcher has received a five-year, $1.7 million grant to study when, how and why prostate cancer, which physicians consider highly curable, sometimes spreads, and to develop treatment options for this uncommon but life-threatening occurrence.
Faculty Recognition news at the College of Medicine
UF College of Medicine Dean Michael L. Good, M.D., reflects on the college’s achievements in the previous academic year and looks ahead to what the new academic year has in store.
Kenneth Andreoni, M.D., has been named the new chief of the division of transplantation surgery at the UF College of Medicine. He oversees the division’s kidney, liver and pancreas transplantation program.
Dr. Richard C. Christensen’s wife, Kathy, and son, Chris, accepted the UF College of Medicine Hippocratic Award on his behalf during a ceremony held May 3, nearly six months after the beloved faculty member’s passing.
UF College of Medicine names Regina Bussing, M.D., chair of psychiatry. A professor in the departments of psychiatry, pediatrics and clinical and health psychology, Bussing has served as interim department chair of psychiatry since 2014.
Study uncovering possible new intervention for brain tumor wins national award for UF researchers.
UF brain cancer researcher Duane Mitchell receives $1 million grant from Hyundai Hope On Wheels.
Albert L. Rhoton Jr., M.D., an internationally known neurosurgeon and pioneering researcher who built a small neurosurgery division into a thriving UF department, died Sunday at age 83.
The UF College of Medicine announces the appointment of Dr. Li-Ming Su as chair of the department of urology.
Steven T. DeKosky, M.D., has been appointed interim executive director for the Evelyn F. and William L. McKnight Brain Institute of the University of Florida.