A breast cancer survivor’s cancer treatment also caused damage to her heart. Now, UF researchers have injected stem cells in her heart in a Phase 1 clinical trial aimed at evaluating whether those stem cells can help repair damaged heart tissue.
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Faculty from the UF Health Science Center colleges recognized for achievements at the Celebrating Distinction ceremony held in the McKnight Brain Institute Oct. 26.
UF Health has reached a milestone: The hospital is now tied for No. 1 in the state of Florida, according to U.S. News & World Report’s annual adult specialty rankings.
UF faculty, residents and students were inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society during a banquet held March 17.
Two UF medical students have received awards from the American Society for Hematology for their work on myelodysplastic syndrome, a disorder that can turn into leukemia.
UF Health researchers have received a five-year, $2 million grant to study the interplay between pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer and diabetes.
UF Health researcher gets $15.5 million award to study effectiveness of hepatitis C drugs.
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.
The class of 2015 presented Robert Hollander, M.D., with the Hippocratic Award at the annual ceremony May 5.
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.