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USF awarded NIH grant to find new treatments for fatal infections caused by pathogenic free-living amoeba [video]

Among the microbes targeted is the brain-eating amoeba Naegleria fowleri Tampa, FL (Sept. 3, 2015) — University of South Florida College of Public Health researchers were recently awarded a […]

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Bayfront Health St. Petersburg becomes USF Health’s newest affiliate in Pinellas County

St. Petersburg, FL (Sept. 1, 2015) – Bayfront Health St. Petersburg announced it has signed an affiliation agreement with the University of South Florida to help expand and […]

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USF Health and FARA to host Sept. 17 scientific symposium

Pharma, biotech leaders will discuss several new clinical studies testing drugs and gene therapy for Friedreich’s ataxia Tampa, FL (Aug. 31, 2015) — The University of South Florida (USF) […]

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Updated information on Erika

  Posted: Aug. 29, 4:05 p.m. Updated reports show that Erika has broken up and is no longer a tropical storm. There are no planned closings for USF and there are no […]

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Dr. H. James Brownlee, family medicine leader and trusted mentor, retires

Over 21 years at USF’s medical school, H. James Brownlee, MD, distinguished himself through his pursuit of excellence and passion for teaching and patient care.  He officially retires […]

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USF awarded $2.24 M grant to improve care for older adults

USF Health will team with Tampa Family Health Centers to build a health care workforce integrating primary and geriatric care Tampa, FL (Aug. 13, 2015) — The University […]

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USF Health launches Epic electronic health records system

USF Health converted to Epic electronic health records (EHR) system at all its clinical sites Aug. 1, launching a new era of efficiency, improved patient care and safety, […]

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Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute CEO champions funding for dementia research

David Morgan plays a leading role in an ambitious national research movement to help stop Alzheimer’s disease by 2025 In a year’s time Alzheimer’s disease affects more Americans […]

Dr. Allan Goldman Retirement Celebration at CAMLS

Long-time clinician, researcher, supporter and teacher Allan Goldman, MD, will retire July 31

Across 41 years, Allan Goldman, MD, has treated patients, taught and advised students and residents, chaired the Department of Internal Medicine, directed Graduate Medical Education, connected with alumni, […]

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USF Health academic partners ranked top hospitals by U.S. News

At nationally ranked Tampa General Hospital, USF physicians play leadership roles in eight of 10 medical specialties ranked top or high performing by U.S. News & World Report […]