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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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Faced with infertility, a couple turns to USF Health IVF for a successful pregnancy

There are no easy words to ease the impact of hearing you’re infertile, that you will never be able to have a baby. So when Shari Locascio heard […]

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A promise of humanism helps medical students transition to third year

Be kind, work hard and be grateful were the words of advice presented to 166 second-year medical students as they formally entered their third year of medical school […]

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Dr. Fernandez to become dean in Texas

  Dr. Francisco Fernandez, chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences in the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine, has been named the founding dean of […]

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Florida Cardiovascular Institute joins USF Health

Move strengthens cardiovascular services at region’s only academic health center Tampa, FL  (Feb. 13, 2014) – Florida Cardiovascular Institute, a leading private cardiology practice, has joined forces with […]

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Nutritional supplement improves cognitive performance in older adults, USF researchers find [VIDEO]

NT-020, a proprietary supplement including blueberries and green tea, improved cognitive processing speed in clinical trial participants without impaired memory Tampa, FL (Feb. 6, 2014) – Declines in […]

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Sam Fuld’s Diabetes Sports Camp at USF bigger and better than ever

This year’s Sam Fuld USF Diabetes Sports Camp attracted a record number of kids from Florida and across the country and added more sports to the mix of […]

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Men’s emotional distress about HPV infection similar to women’s, USF public health study shows

Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection has been associated with feelings of anger, fear, guilt, embarrassment, stigma and depression among women, but few studies have examined the emotional responses among […]

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USF Health Research Day set for Feb. 21

Mark your calendar for the 24th Annual USF Health Research Day, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, Feb. 21, at the USF Marshall Student Center. Few events give […]

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State funding pushes access to ALS care across Florida

Increased funding helps provide much-needed coordinated care to ALS patients and families across Florida. Access to care truly made a difference to Billie Jean Fogle.  There’s no cure for […]

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USF Health Specialty Care Center opens in The Villages

 The Villages (Jan. 24, 2014) –  USF Health is now providing a broad range of specialty care – from orthopaedics to endocrinology – in north central Florida as […]

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USF and cancer advocacy organization FORCE get PCORI award to boost new national clinical research network

Tampa, FL (Jan. 23, 2014) – A team led by the University of South Florida (USF Health) Morsani College of Medicine and the leading national hereditary breast and […]

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Team to study control of malaria-related parasite growth with $2.1-million NIH grant

Animal cells similar to those of humans contain a “control room,” called the centrosome, which regulates cell replication. Disrupt this core hub and you kill cell division. That […]

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Ideas for interdisciplinary education flow at Synergy Social

Concrete ideas came forth as more than four dozen USF Health faculty moved from table to table planning how they could enhance inter-professional education across all USF Health […]

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New online program helps all USF Health students track academic experience

Corralling the details of every college activity, project and job has been greatly simplified for USF Health students with the unveiling of the new USF Health Student Portfolios. […]

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Hundreds gather as The WELL officially opens to all USF Health students

With a concerted pull of the drape hiding the sign, the formal name of the USF Health student services center was unveiled: The WELL. Several hundred staff, faculty […]