Prominent Alzheimer’s disease researcher Steven DeKosky has accepted a position as a neurology professor in the College of Medicine and deputy director of the Evelyn F. and William L. McKnight Brain Institute.
New Hires/Appointments news at the College of Medicine
Sonal S. Tuli, M.D., M.Ed., has been appointed chair of the department of ophthalmology at the University of Florida College of Medicine.
After an extensive national search, Timothy E. Morey, M.D., has been appointed chair of the anesthesiology department at the University of Florida College of Medicine.
Parker Gibbs, M.D., is appointed UF Health Cancer Center deputy director for medical affairs and will lead Cancer ICAP and quality care initiatives.
UF College of Medicine faculty members completed the 2013-2014 Master Mentor Program and became some of the first members of the Clinical and Transitional Science Institute Mentor Academy.
A University of Florida Health physician and expert on Type 1 diabetes has been elected president of the American Diabetes Association.
The University of Florida College of Medicine welcomed Peter B. Kang, M.D., to its faculty on Nov. 1 as the new chief of pediatric neurology.
Twenty-five faculty members attained a lifetime achievement during Celebrating Distinction, an Oct. 10 event honoring the installation of endowed professors and chairs at the UF Health Science Center.
Jeffrey R. Martens, Ph.D., has been appointed chairman of the department of pharmacology and therapeutics at the University of Florida College of Medicine.
Laurence M. Solberg, M.D., has been appointed chief of the division of geriatric medicine in the UF College of Medicine department of aging and geriatric research.