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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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More students than ever start fall classes at USF Health

It’s another year of firsts and breaking records for the colleges and programs at USF Health.  Both Pharmacy and SELECT welcomed their second group of students, each more […]

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Study finds gene that predicts happiness in women

New finding may help explain the gender difference in happiness Tampa, FL (Aug. 28, 2012) — A new study has found a gene that appears to make women […]

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College of Public Health greets record number of new students

The USF College of Public Health admitted nearly 700 students this fall—a record according to Todd Williams, MEd, academic services administrator in the college’s Office of Academic and […]

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Tampa hosts RNC

The Republican National Convention comes to Tampa Aug. 27-30.   With  Tampa Bay on an international media stage during the RNC, we’ll be seizing the opportunity to show off  how […]

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Dr. Petersen shares preliminary results of The Villages community health survey

Donna Petersen, ScD, dean of the the USF College of Public Health, reported on the preliminary results of a recent community health survey conducted at The Villages, in […]

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What to do if a hurricane approaches

With Tropical Storm Isaac continuing its march across the Caribbean (Click here for storm update), it’s a good time for a reminder of what we do at USF Health […]

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A commitment to humanity in medicine [VIDEO]

View Photo Gallery for 2012 Morsani College of Medicine White Coat Ceremony   Never before had 1,000 chairs been squeezed into a room to accommodate all who came to […]

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USF Health first to offer new care channels with Allscripts Electronic Health Records, powered by American Well [VIDEO]

Patients will have online access to care from virtually anywhere at any time Watch telehealth consultation demo  featuring USF Health’s Dr. Stephen Klasko CHICAGO – ACE 2012 (August 15, 2012) […]

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USF’s John Mayer joins expert panel addressing health concerns of nation’s astronauts

CARMICHAEL, Calif. (Aug. 1, 2012) – Prior to advancing its human spaceflight sector, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) addressed the heightened risk of musculoskeletal injuries threatening astronauts, […]

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Public Health graduates more than 135 new practitioners

After years of educating, nurturing, and leading by example, the University of South Florida (USF) College of Public Health welcomed more than 135 new practitioners to the field. […]

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The future of health care starts here [VIDEO]

The second group of students arrived this week for USF Health’s SELECT MD program, which chooses medical students based on criteria beyond the traditional science GPA and MCAT […]

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SELECT student leaders: The future of healthcare

by Stephen Klasko, MD, MBA At this time last year, 19 brave students arrived on the USF Health campus. They were pioneers: the members of the inaugural class […]

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Washington comes to CAMLS

Three U.S. senators stopped by the CAMLS trauma operating room on their way to a town hall meeting held Monday morning, July 30,  at the state-of-the-art USF Health […]

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SELECT MD students share summer leadership projects

When Jennifer Chevinksy asked a group of fellow classmates, professors and physicians, what values meant the most to them in the medical profession, their answers were similar. Some […]

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Donna Petersen ranks 21st in “100 Awesome Deans of Public Health”

  Donna Petersen, ScD, dean of the USF College of Public Health, ranked 21st on the “100 Awesome Deans of Public Health” list released by MPHProgramsList.com. “The criteria for our […]