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“Opportunity of a lifetime” for USF and Tampa Bay region

Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik unveiled his vision for the redevelopment of Tampa’s waterfront district today – a vision that includes co-locating the USF Health Morsani College […]

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Medical student earns Bulls game ball for leading national AMA students

Accolades took the form of a basketball when William Pearce was presented with the USF Bulls’ game ball Dec. 15 during a timeout for the Bulls taking on […]

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USF Health to study whether medication will help patients with atrial fibrillation fare better after a stroke

The $2.2 million investigator-initiated clinical trial will compare a new rapid-onset anticoagulant with warfarin, the standard medical treatment for Afib. Tampa, FL (Dec. 12, 2014) – The USF […]

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College students believe hookah safer alternative to cigarette smoking, USF study finds

Tampa, FL (Dec. 11, 2014) – Despite emerging evidence otherwise, many college students consider hookah smoking safer than smoking cigarettes, reports a University of South Florida (USF) College […]

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Tampa General Hospital among the elite stroke centers in the country

USF stroke experts staff the TGH Stroke Center, providing patients in the Tampa Bay region with 24/7 access to more specialized stroke care, including on-site neurosurgeons and medical teams […]

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USF Health Orchestra and Choir will perform Dec. 9 and 11

By Sandra Amrhein   The USF Health Orchestra and Choir will perform holiday concerts at 7 p.m., Tuesday Dec. 9 and at noon Thursday, Dec. 11. The concerts […]

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Opportunity to transform USF Health, downtown Tampa

The USF Board of Trustees unanimously voted Dec. 4 to co-locate two major new planned facilities – the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and the USF Health […]

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MCOM home to three of five USF faculty members elected 2014 AAAS Fellows

Three of the five University of South Florida  faculty members who have been named 2014 Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science are from the […]

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Distinguished neonatal care expert presents 2014 John Curran Lecture

The speaker for this year’s John Curran Lecture was Vinod Bhutani, MD, professor of pediatrics at Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Bhutani’s research relates to quality- and equity-driven […]

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COPH, USF Health had a hand in biggest state tobacco settlement

As the American Cancer Society leads the nation in observing the annual Great American Smokeout on Thursday, Nov. 20, the USF College of Public Health and USF Health can celebrate their […]