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Posts Tagged ‘department of neurosurgery’



UF Health Shands Hospital tied for top in state in 2016 U.S. News hospital rankings

By • Aug 2nd, 2016 • Category: Medicine, Miscellaneous, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Urology

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.

AOA medical honor society inducts new members

By • Apr 22nd, 2016 • Category: Event, Medicine, Neurosurgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Surgery

UF faculty, residents and students were inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society during a banquet held March 17.

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 researchers use immunotherapy to treat malignant brain tumors

By • Jul 8th, 2015 • Category: From the Lab, Neurosurgery

UF Health researchers use the immune system to attack glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain tumor.

UF researchers receive grant for brain cancer research

By • Apr 22nd, 2015 • Category: Awards, Faculty Recognition, Neuroscience, Neurosurgery

The Florida Center for Brain Tumor Research, or FCBTR, in partnership with Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure, ABC2, awarded $350,000 in grants to four researchers, including two from the University of Florida.

Mentors of University of Florida doctors receive major award

By • Sep 8th, 2014 • Category: Awards, Neurology, Neurosurgery

The mentors of two University of Florida physicians have received the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award for their pioneering work in the field of deep brain stimulation.