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

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 the treatment and care of patients with pancreatic cancer.

UF Health Travel Medicine Clinic

Offering travelers country specific vaccinations and antibiotic prophylaxis not generally available at primary care practices, as well as health safety counseling. Whether your trip is for business or pleasure, we can help ensure you are protected. Vaccines available: Hepatitis A Hepatitis B Hepatitis A/B Combo HPV Japanese Encephalitis…

Dr. Drusano – Lake Nona $12 Million Grant for Accelerating the Cure for Tuberculosis

UF has been awarded a five-year, $12 million grant (P01AI123036) titled: “Optimizing Combination Therapy to Accelerate Clinical Cure of Tuberculosis.” Principal investigators George Drusano, M.D., and Arnold Louie, M.D., director and co-director, respectively, of UF’s Institute for Therapeutic Innovation at Lake Nona, are joined by several collaborators in this program project…

DoM Excellence in Teaching Awards 2016

This year we honored a number of outstanding teachers. Give them a hearty congratulations! One of our highest and most honorable purposes is to grow great physicians and scientists! Endocrinology: Dr. Kenneth Cusi Dr. Nishanth Sunny Rheumatology: Dr. John Massini Dr. Westley Reeves General Internal Medicine: Dr. Jeffrey Budd Dr.

Departmental Mentoring Awards – 2016

This year three outstanding faculty were honored as outstanding mentors! Congratulations!   Senior Faculty Exemplary Mentor Award: William Miles, MD, FACC Junior Faculty Exemplary Mentor Award: Gary Wang, MD, PhD Exemplary Mentor Lifetime Achievement Award:…

John Wingard, MD – Elected as a Research Foundation Professor

  John Wingard, MD, professor of medicine within the division of hematology & oncology, was one of 3 faculty in the COM elected for the University of Florida Research Foundation Professorship. Recognized faculty hold distinguished records of research and strong research agendas that are likely…