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Faculty Recognition news at the College of Medicine

Grant to support research of deadliest form of prostate cancer

By • Aug 11th, 2016 • Category: Awards, Radiation Oncology

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.

Happy Academic New Year!

By • Jul 29th, 2016 • Category: Faculty Recognition

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.

UF College of Medicine names chief of the division of transplantation surgery

By • Jul 26th, 2016 • Category: Faculty Recognition, New Hires/Appointments, Surgery

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.

Christensen posthumously receives Hippocratic Award

By • May 13th, 2016 • Category: Awards, Faculty Recognition, Lead Story, Psychiatry

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.

Regina Bussing, M.D., named chair of the UF department of psychiatry

By • May 6th, 2016 • Category: Faculty Recognition, New Hires/Appointments, Pediatrics, Psychiatry

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.

UF Health researchers win national award for identifying brain tumor intervention

By • Apr 12th, 2016 • Category: Awards, Faculty Recognition, Neurosurgery

Study uncovering possible new intervention for brain tumor wins national award for UF researchers.

UF Health brain cancer researcher Mitchell receives $1M grant from Hyundai Hope On Wheels

By • Mar 24th, 2016 • Category: Awards, Faculty Recognition, Neurosurgery

UF brain cancer researcher Duane Mitchell receives $1 million grant from Hyundai Hope On Wheels.

World-renowned UF neurosurgeon passes away

By • Feb 24th, 2016 • Category: Faculty in the News, Neurosurgery

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.

UF Health’s Li-Ming Su, M.D., named chair of the UF department of urology

By • Feb 2nd, 2016 • Category: Faculty Recognition, New Hires/Appointments, Urology

The UF College of Medicine announces the appointment of Dr. Li-Ming Su as chair of the department of urology.

Steven DeKosky, M.D., named interim director of McKnight Brain Institute

By • Jan 4th, 2016 • Category: Faculty Recognition, Neurology, New Hires/Appointments

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.