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Hunger Luncheon helps illustrate what it means to be hungry

Life can change in a minute, leaving you and your family so impoverished you don’t know where your next meal will come from. That was one of several […]

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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. […]

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First class of USF SELECT medical students moves to Allentown, PA

 Click here for update on USF SELECT students at Lehigh Valley Health Network                                                                                                                                    * * * Holding his baby daughter in one arm, Keith O’Brien directs movers with the […]

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Research by USF, others offers new take on ticking biological clock

When it comes to reproduction, women aren’t the only ones who may need to heed ticking biological clocks. Newer studies, including one by researchers at the University of […]

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TGH Trauma Center state’s first to earn ACS verification; USF Health affiliation key to achievement

Tampa General Hospital’s state-designated Level 1 Trauma Center, led by USF Health physicians, is the first and only one in Florida to earn national recognition from the American […]

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Changing Lives [VIDEO]

The USF School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences celebrates 15 years of academic excellence, real-world research and exemplary clinical practice They shared the stories of how physical […]

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Tampa General and USF Health open new Bariatric Center

The long-running and successful bariatric program at Tampa General Hospital entered a new phase when a red satin ribbon was cut April 22, signifying the opening of the […]

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Coelacanth genome surfaces

USF part of interntional project yielding unexpected insights from a fish with a 300-million-year-old fossil record April 17, 2013  – Researchers from the University of South Florida were […]

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In Memoriam: Dr. Hollis G. Boren

Hollis Grady Boren, MD, a founding faculty member of the USF College of Medicine who served as dean of the college from 1977 to 1979, passed away April […]

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Fewer unnecessary early deliveries seen in multistate, hospital-based study

USF Health faculty among authors of national study published in Obstetrics and Gynecology Multistate, hospital-based quality improvement programs can be remarkably effective at reducing early elective deliveries of […]

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USF study finds plant proteins control chronic disease in Toxoplasma infections

The research sheds light on malaria-related parasite’s transition from acute to chronic stage  Tampa, FL (April 8, 2013) – A new discovery about the malaria-related parasite Toxoplasma gondii […]

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Project PUP brightens patients’ time at USF ALS Center

Patients visiting the USF ALS Center on April 5 were greeted with a wagging tail and soulful eyes begging for attention. Sadie, a senior rescue dog from PROJECT […]

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Dr. Fenske honorary medical chair for Psoriasis Walk to benefit research, patient care

Neil Fenske, MD, professor and chair of Dermatology at the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine, is honorary medical chair for the 3rd annual Tampa Bay Area Walk to […]

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USF names Rhonda White 2013 Florida Outstanding Woman in Public Health

The University of South Florida College of Public Health has named Rhonda R. White, MBA, the 2013 Florida Outstanding Woman in Public Health. White directs the Office of […]

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Pharmacy Advances

With her grades and work experience, Morgen Schmitt could have had her pick of pharmacy schools, but she doesn’t hesitate when asked about her decision to enter the […]