Judisch recognized as Lightning Community Hero, supports USF Pediatrics

Published on February 13, 2017

USF Health congratulates Jan Judisch on being recognized as a Lightning Community Hero by the Tampa Bay Lightning. Judisch served as head of pediatric hematology and oncology as part of USF Health Morsani College of Medicine Department of Pediatrics, and she designated half of the $50,000 donation from the Lightning Foundation to benefit pediatric education [...]

New exterior renderings for USF Downtown

Published on January 31, 2017

The University of South Florida has unveiled preliminary renderings of the future home of its USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute in downtown Tampa.   The renderings offer an early look at USF’s newest state-of-the-art facility, which will combine under one roof a medical school to teach the next generation of physicians, [...]

USF Health Downtown: What’s happening now?

Published on November 28, 2016

An interview with Charles J. Lockwood, MD, MHCM Senior Vice President for USF Health; Dean, Morsani College of Medicine Q: It has been almost a year since the downtown site was dedicated for the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute. What’s happening now? A: We’re in the process of seeking the final [...]

Supporting health research, supporting our community

Published on November 9, 2016

The University of South Florida is a top-25 public university for research funding, and the colleges and units of USF Health account for more than 70% of the USF System’s federal research dollars. So how does private philanthropy affect this equation? For every $1 of NIH funding USF receives, the university must provide around $0.45 [...]

USF Downtown: Creating a future-facing medical education space

Published on October 20, 2016

An interview with Dr. Bryan A. Bognar, Vice Dean for Educational Affairs, Morsani College of Medicine Q: You have been involved in several of the planning committees for the downtown expansion of the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute. How is it going? A: I began my career at USF in 1989, and [...]

Temple Terrace Rotary donates $3,000 for USF Health BRIDGE Clinic

Published on September 23, 2016

Tampa, FL – The USF Health BRIDGE Clinic received $3,000 from the Rotary Club of Temple Terrace on Sept. 20 at the Morsani Center for Advanced Healthcare on the University of South Florida campus. The funds were raised as a part of the Rotary’s Craft Brewfest, an annual charity benefit held in May at Temple [...]

Because of U e-newsletter, Summer 2016

Published on July 28, 2016

Check out the latest issue of the “Because of U” e-newsletter to find out how your donor support is advancing the future of health through research, education and patient care. You’ll also see who has joined Frank and Carol Morsani as founding donors for the new downtown expansion and other recent news from USF Health! [...]

Stories of Support: The Morsanis, Mumas and Avery Family

Published on July 26, 2016

Because of you, USF Health students are prepared to serve the patient and the community, researchers are finding ways to prevent disease and injury, and we are all making life better. Below are a few tales from the USF Foundation on how our transformational donors have made a difference through USF Health. Quiet visionaries: Carol [...]

USF Health Morsani College of Medicine Celebrates Scholarship Donors

Published on April 28, 2016

More than 180 donors, students and university leaders gathered to celebrate scholarship giving at the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine on March 31 at USF’s Marshall Student Center. The annual event, now in its eighth year, united scholarship donors with the student recipients who benefit from their support. “Scholarships make it possible for students [...]

How can I make an online gift to support the Faculty and Staff Campaign?

Published on March 8, 2016

Every individual gift to the USF Health Faculty & Staff campaign makes a difference, even if it’s a single dollar to another part of the university. Here are your step-by-step instructions for making your gift online: Go to the USF Faculty & Staff Campaign giving form, and log in using your Net ID username and [...]