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Computerized brain training designed to improve visual attention reduces dementia risk

Older adults who completed 11 or more sessions of training had a 48 percent reduced risk of dementia over the 10-year study period, a University of South Florida […]

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USF Health Morsani College of Medicine moves up in latest U.S. News rankings

Push for excellence in research and education leads to 16 position rise since last year The USF Health Morsani College of Medicine has upped its game in the […]

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Morsani College of Medicine and its departments advance in the 2015 Blue Ridge Reports

USF Pediatrics is ranked #1 in the nation for NIH funding. USF Ob/Gyn is #10. The USF Health Morsani College of Medicine colleges and several of its departments […]

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Rhea Chiles tribute celebrates USF center’s legacy, looks to its future [videos]

Public health scholars and community leaders gather to highlight 20 years of the Chiles Center’s statewide contributions to the health of mothers, children and families As they celebrated […]

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USF Health research on neuroprotective protein shifts to drug discovery with £875,000 Dementia Consortium project

New dementia drug discovery efforts get underway this month at the University of South Florida, Tampa, Fla., thanks to £875,000 funding (approximately $1.2 million) from the Dementia Consortium. […]

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USF Health IS to present research at AAMC

Three USF Health Information Systems (IS) research submissions have been selected for full session presentations at the upcoming 2016 Information Technology in Academic Medicine Conference. The conference, sponsored by the […]

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Tampa General Hospital gives $3.5 million for Heart Institute, neurosciences at USF Health

TAMPA, Fla. (Feb. 29, 2016) – The University of South Florida announced today that it has received a $3.5 million gift from Tampa General Hospital for the USF […]

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African American History Month: Seeing the past in today’s health professions

History is filled with people who have impacted health professions. In honor of African American History Month, we’d like to highlight some notable pioneers in the fields represented […]

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Science rules the day at USF Health Research Day 2016 [multimedia]

A wide range of science filled the Ballroom at the Marshall Student Center, showcasing the groundbreaking work of rising research stars taking part in the annual USF Health […]

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Research Day showcases health sciences, lecture by leading ALS physician-scientist [video]

Jaymin Kathiriya, MS, an aspiring young researcher who investigates how hypoxia exacerbates pulmonary fibrosis, was among the select group of 11 students invited to give oral presentations at […]

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USF Health, Moffitt Cancer Center mark first year of Cardio-Oncology Program

Abby Jones was diagnosed with breast, kidney and lung cancers at Moffitt Cancer Center two years ago – all at age 29. “Who knew I would have to […]

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USF Health takes part in national Tell Me More campaign to highlight compassionate patient care

She’s a grandmother to 16 grandchildren, she’s taking a cruise to the Caribbean, and she’s going to Miami to get a boat. These are details June Ryan wants […]

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Winning at USF Lightning Night [video]

Feb. 12 was USF Night with the Tampa Bay Lightning and USF Health took the event to heart. USF Health faculty, staff, friends and supporters were there to help cheer on […]

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USF Health faculty, staff and students share their career journeys with local middle schools

Dressed in business attire, middle school students from two local same-gender magnet schools listened intently as USF Health staff described the paths they have taken – some direct, […]

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USF Health medical student will accompany renowned tenor Andrea Bocelli

As Andrea Bocelli belts out his first tune to the Tampa Bay audience at the Amalie Arena this Thursday evening, medical student Michael Manasterski will be on stage alongside the […]

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New on-site patient labs mean convenience and faster results for USF Health patients

In its continued effort to make the best use of patients’ time during their visits, the USF Physicians Group is opening Patient Labs in the Morsani Center for […]