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2016-17 Consult Service of the Year Awardee – Kartik Cherabuddi, MD

Published: May 24th, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Kartik Cherrabuddi for winning the 2016-17 Department of Medicine Consult Service of the Year for his work in Infectious Disease!

Faculty Teaching and Mentoring Awardees 2016-2017

Published: May 9th, 2017

Our greatest reward in academic health care is to see a young physician, extender or investigator discover the joy of medicine on their own, and see extrinsic motivation become intrinsic […]

Charles Wingo, MD – Winner of Lifetime Achievement Award from the UF COM

Published: Apr 27th, 2017

Join us in congratulating Dr. Charles Wingo!  He is most deserving of this award, as he has been a loyal Gator for decades, and has trained large numbers of outstanding […]

Dr. Priya Gopalan Elected to the Gold Humanism Honor Society

Published: Apr 26th, 2017

Congratulations to Priya Gopalan for being elected to the Gold Humanism Honor Society by the UF residents! This award goes to those faculty who exemplify the Hippocratic ideals of medical […]

Drs. Koratala and Bhatti Published in NEJM – Incidental Finding of Oleothorax

Published: Mar 24th, 2017

An 86-year-old woman with hypertension who had been treated for pulmonary tuberculosis in the 1950s presented with burning chest and epigastric pain.

Dr. Christopher Forsmark receives Lifetime Achievement Award from APA

Published: Nov 14th, 2016

Dr. Christopher E. Forsmark, chief of the division of gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition at the University of Florida, was awarded the prestigious Vay Liang & Frisca Go Lifetime Achievement Award […]

Congratulations to our new DoM Endowed Chairs!

Published: Oct 31st, 2016

Congratulations to our new endowed chairs: Azra Bihorac, MD – Davis DCI Chair Chris Cogle, MD – Chignon Professorship Jon Licht, MD – Rinker Family Chair For one department to […]

Grand Rounds – “The Elimination of Tuberculosis” – Richard Chaisson, MD – Johns Hopkins

Published: Oct 10th, 2016

On Thursday, October 6th, Dr. Chaisson from Johns Hopkins spoke at the Department of Medicine Grand Rounds on “The Elimination of Tuberculosis.”   Richard E. Chaisson, M.D., is Professor of […]

Leading the way toward efficiency, effectiveness. Robert Leverence, MD, and Diana Richardson, MBA, co-chair the ‘Medicine Genocentricity’ team.

Published: Oct 3rd, 2016

A coalition of more than 250 executive leaders, managers and frontline staff are working together to address key quality and patient experience measures amid the steadily increasing number of patients. Co-chairs Robert […]

UF Health designated as one of 28 NPF centers for pancreatic cancer

Published: Sep 19th, 2016

The National Pancreas Foundation (NPF), a nonprofit organization that provides hope for those suffering from pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer, announced the designation of twenty-eight additional National Pancreas Foundation Centers for […]