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USF global health professor leads workshop for Gates Foundation scientists conducting malaria research

John Adams, PhD, USF Health professor of global health, and his research team recently led a weeklong workshop for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Malaria Culture Systems […]

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Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute supports The Longest Day to fight Alzheimer’s disease

Tampa, FL – (June 10, 2013) The USF Health Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute has teamed up with the Alzheimer’s Association for The Longest Day® to honor those living with […]

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Our Challenge to You: How is USF Health Making Life Better?

Rise to the USF Health “Making Life Better” Challenge to help raise awareness of our value to Tampa Bay and beyond. We’re challenging you – our community of […]

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TGH and USF Health approved for membership in Children’s Oncology Group

Tampa, FL (June 4, 2013) – Tampa General Hospital’s Children’s Medical Center and USF Health recently earned admission into the world’s largest organization focused exclusively on pediatric cancer […]

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BRIDGE Clinic receives donation from University Area CDC

Critical partnership provides primary medical care, health education and resources neeeded to improve health outcomes in the University Area Community   Tampa, FL – The efforts of the USF students who […]

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USF researchers find far-reaching, mirovascular damage in uninjured side of brain after stroke

Findings suggest that blood-brain barrier integrity suffers days after ischemic stroke, leading to serious complications; repair of this protective barrier might prevent them Tampa, FL (May 20, 2013) […]

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PCORI awards $2.1M to USF College of Nursing to study cancer symptom management

Tampa, FL (May 23, 2013) – The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) has approved a $2.1-million award to the University of South Florida College of Nursing to study […]

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USF Health’s expertise returns title-winning speed to UT swimmer

When a subject line of an email reads “your patient Heather Glenday — Univ. of Tampa Swimmer” you pause. Could this be sad news? Luckily, it was wonderful […]

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Dr. David Smith named chief medical officer of CAMLS

Dr. David Smith, chair of the Department of Surgery, has been named the new chief medical officer of the USF Health Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation, […]

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Gallery of Scholarship showcases medical students’ discovery and innovation

University of South Florida senior medical student Kenzo Koike’s capstone project was a reflection of the nine months he spent in Peru — learning about the healthcare system, […]

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USF celebrates opening of Heart Institute Genomics Laboratory

The new laboratory, focusing on genomic science to find new diagnostics and therapies for cardiovascular disease, was built with the support of Hillsborough County Framed patents lining a […]

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USF Health key driver in positioning Tampa Bay as hub of disruptive innovation in health care [VIDEO]

  The Tampa Bay region is well positioned to become an epicenter for empowering innovation in health care with its strong portfolio of assets — including one of […]

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To the Class of 2013: Join us on that noble journey

Members of the Class of 2013 with Dr. Dennis Ledford and the ceremonial mace Run faster. Reach higher.  Push forward to do the impossible to help patients, the […]

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USF gets $2.8M NIH grant with Aetna to study genetic testing and breast cancer treatment

USF Health’s Dr. Rebecca Sutphen will lead the national, collaborative research expected to help personalize and improve cancer care TAMPA, Fla. and HARTFORD, Conn. (May 9, 2013) – […]

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Students ready to unleash their public health passion, practice on the world

What’s great about public health is that many questions remain to be answered and there is much work to do,” said Donna J. Petersen, ScD, dean of the […]

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Nursing PhD graduate delivers student address at USF Commencement

“I cannot deny that I will forever be a bull, more specifically, a bull nurse.” That’s what University of South Florida College of Nursing BS-PhD student, Crystal L. […]