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USF STEM Academy students experience “wow factor” at hands-on robotics session

Forehead buried in a surgery console, Savannah Summy, 16, appeared intent on tying a knot in the suture thread using micro-movements of the robotic instruments she controlled remotely. […]

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Public health graduates: Ivana Sehovic and Patrick Johnson

For The Sehovics, the USF College of Public Health is a family affair.  Mom Marina earned a master of public health in epidemiology (MPH) last summer.  And, daughter […]

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From Morsani College of Medicine graduates, a dose of gratitude

Click here for USF Health Morsani College of Medicine 2012 Commencement Photo Gallery Between the two of them, Dr. William Spellacy and Dr. Michael Flannery have taught USF […]

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New Gallery of Scholarship spotlights senior medical student capstone projects

Fourteen graduating medical students showcased their capstone projects May 3 as part of the inaugural Gallery of Scholarship, held before the annual USF Morsani College of Medicine’s Student and […]

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Graduation 2012 Schedule of Events

  USF Health students celebrate graduation —  a milestone in their lifelong  journey of continuing education as health professionals.  Commencement times and other graduation-related activities are listed below: USF Health […]

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Is there a Parkinson’s personality?

A new study by researchers at USF Health adds to a growing body of research suggesting that the risk for Parkinson’s disease may be higher among people with […]

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Dr. Lynch selected for national leadership program’s new class of fellows

Diverse class of leaders spans the globe Philadephia, PA (April, 2012) – Dr. Catherine Lynch of the University of South Florida is among the senior women faculty members […]

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Dr. Armstrong named State Surgeon General

Dr. John Armstrong, chief medical officer for the USF Health Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation (CAMLS), has been appointed to serve as State Surgeon General and Secretary of […]

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USF malaria research showcased on Capitol Hill

Six years ago USF had no researchers working on malaria.   Today, more than 60 faculty members, staff and students are tackling major challenges needed to end malaria, a […]

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$1.7 million NIH grant to Public Health will build research skills while helping adolescents

USF graduate students and community professionals will gain stronger research skills for addressing drug abuse and other behavioral health problems in children and adolescents with the help of […]

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Thanking the Silent Teachers [VIDEO]

First-year medical students held a Silent Teacher Memorial Friday, April 20,  in honor of the generous individuals who donated their bodies to contribute to medical education.    Following some words of […]

$8.9 million in funding, USF Health Heart Institute

County joins state in funding USF Health Heart Institute

TAMPA, FL (April 18, 2012) — The Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners today approved $2 million to help support equipment and space for the USF Health Heart […]

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USF Nursing recognized by First Lady at national nursing summit on veterans’ health care

April 16, 2012 (Tampa, FL) – First Lady Michelle Obama recognized some life-changing research being conducted at the University of South Florida College of Nursing during a speech […]

USF Health Choir and Orchestra, Music of the Revolution

Vive la Revolution: “Music of the Revolution” encore this Thursday

If you missed last week’s concert by the USF Health Choir and Orchestra, you have an opportunity to catch the encore. The ensemble will again perform Music of […]

Co-localization of amyloid precursor protein fragment and the APP-converting enzyme BACE

USF researchers find that Alzheimer’s precursor protein controls its own fate

Tampa, Fla. (April 10,  2012) – A research team led by the University of South Florida’s Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences has found that a fragment of […]

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American College of Cardiology recognizes USF Health training techniques at CAMLS

TAMPA, FL (April 9, 2012) – The American College of Cardiology has designated the USF Health Center of Advanced Learning and Simulation (CAMLS) as its first Center of […]