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USF Public Health first in state to launch new master’s curriculum

The changes reflect the national push to provide today’s public health professionals with real-world concepts that meet today’s public health needs. The USF College of Public Health is the […]

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Researchers focus on translating science into better health for mothers and babies [Multimedia]

From molecular discoveries to health policy applications, Drs. Maureen Groer and William Sappenfield have built impressive careers working to improve perinatal care. Many parents may never understand how […]

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USF College of Nursing receives $2.8M NIH grant to study cognitive impairment in breast cancer survivors

An interdisciplinary team led by Dr. Cecile Lengacher will study whether mindfulness-based stress reduction reduces chemotherapy-induced cognitive impairment Tampa, FL (July 14, 2015) –The National Cancer Institute (NCI) […]

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USF Health’s Dr. Charles Lockwood elected to March of Dimes National Board

Charles J. Lockwood, MD, senior associate vice president for USF Health and dean of the Morsani College of Medicine, has been elected to the March of Dimes National […]

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USF College of Nursing receives $2.7 million NIH grant to study gut microbiome of preterm infants

Dr. Maureen Groer leads a group of USF Health researchers in a five-year study examining the connection between digestive tract microbes and health and development Tampa, FL (June […]

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USF College of Nursing to open free clinic for patients with chronic health conditions

CARE Tampa Bay clinic, offering education and support, will open its doors May 30  Tampa, FL (May 26, 2015) –The University of South Florida College of Nursing will […]

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Facing renal failure, a child is saved by his mother’s kidney donation

USF kidney expert Dr. Alfonso Campos guides the family and health care team, from diagnosis to transplant to success. Twenty weeks into her pregnancy with her second child, Melissa Ranieri […]

Center for Advanced Medical Learning and 
Simulation (CAMLS): The newly opened hightech center provides realistic training in simulated 
combat environments for certified registered nurse 
anesthetists (CRNA’s), nurse practitioners, and other 
interprofessional healthcare providers. With the recent 
move to CAMLS, USF Nurse Anesthesia faculty and 
students have access to world-class civilian and military 
patient simulation technology and opportunities for 
interprofessional experiences that will give them a 
decided advantage when they enter their profession.

College Factual names USF number one in top 10 ranking of veteran-friendly nursing schools

New USF College of Nursing ranking reported in Military Times Tampa, FL (May 15, 2015) – The University of South Florida College of Nursing has been named the […]

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Group aims to enroll more minorities in clinical trials critical to their health [Multimedia]

National organization partners with USF Health, Moffitt and community advocates to broaden diversity Story by Sandra Roa and Anne DeLotto Baier Jumpstarting the critical work needed to broaden […]

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Public health programs across the country see major changes to curriculum [Multimedia]

USF COPH Dean Donna Petersen leads the national group propelling changes in how we prepare tomorrow’s public health workforce. In a packed conference room in Washington, DC, Donna […]