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COPH, USF Health had a hand in biggest state tobacco settlement

As the American Cancer Society leads the nation in observing the annual Great American Smokeout on Thursday, Nov. 20, the USF College of Public Health and USF Health can celebrate their […]

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USF Health students win national grant for IPE mentoring program

USF Health medical students won a grant from the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society to continue implementing a mentoring program that pairs current health students with future […]

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Student entrepreneurs pitch early-stage innovations to improve health care

The Scholarly Concentration for Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Business encourages competitors to make the best ideas a reality Move over Shark Tank. Teams of aspiring entrepreneurs vying for prizes […]

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New intraoperative MRI lets TGH-USF Health neurosurgeons see brain as surgery performed

Tampa General is the first hospital in the Tampa Bay area to acquire the advanced imaging technology Neurosurgeons at Tampa General Hospital, including doctors from USF Health, will […]

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Repeat injections of umbilical cord blood cells may improve prognoses of children with deadly inherited metabolic disorder

University of South Florida researchers led the preclinical study exploring a human cell therapy for Sanfilippo syndrome Tampa, FL (April 1, 2014) —  A University of South Florida-led […]

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New Government Affairs website offers real-time legislative updates

USF Health has lauched a  new Government Affairs website,  http://hscweb3.hsc.usf.edu/govaffairs/. The 2014 Florida Legislative Session kicked off March 4 and is scheduled to end May 2.   The new […]

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USF Health cardiologists apply advanced catheter technology to treat atrial fibrillation at Tampa General

Tampa General Hospital is among the first in the region to offer the new high-tech catheter device  Tampa, FL (April 1, 2014)  –Tampa General Hospital is among the […]

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IHSC members foster partnership between USF Health and Panama over spring break

Students and professionals from the USF International Health Service Collaborative (IHSC) embarked on a service-learning trip March 24 to the rural mountain town of Chicá, Panama, located about […]

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USF Health celebrates FCI arrival, strengthened clinical cardiology group

The marriage of Florida Cardiovascular Institute and the USF Health Department of Cardiovascular Sciences was celebrated Wednesday evening, March 27, with a reception at the USF Health Center […]

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USF stereology expertise tapped for study published in New England Journal of Medicine

Peter Mouton was a co-author of the research showing that brain irregularities indicate prenatal origin of autism March 27, 2014 – A new study published today in the […]

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Project World Health recognized for 15 years of service to people of Jarabacoa

Project World Health  recently returned from its 15th annual medical mission trip to Jarabacoa, Dominican Republic, where USF Health medical student, faculty and community volunteers were recognized for […]

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Blood-brain barrier repair after stroke may prevent chronic brain deficits, USF preclinical study finds

Research to develop stroke therapies should consider that a compromised blood-brain barrier can trigger changes in brain areas remote from the initial damage TAMPA, Fla.(March 25, 2014) – […]

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USF Health celebrates National Public Health Week April 7-13

April 7-13 is National Public Health Week. Don’t know where to celebrate?  Well, look no farther than the USF College of Public Health. National Public Health Week is […]

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USF Health navigators to host enrollment events March 26 and 31 at USF Tampa campus

“USF, Get Covered!” open to university campus, community; anyone with questions about coverage welcome Tampa, FL (March. 24, 2014) – As the March 31 deadline to enroll for coverage […]

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Dreams come true at this year’s Match Day

CLICK HERE FOR MATCH DAY 2014 RESULTS Alicia Billington was the first to find out. “Plastic surgery at University of South Florida,” she said, as she opened the […]

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On Match Day, USF medical students push for GME funds with U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor

Graduating medical students at the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine celebrated the next step in their careers at Match Day Friday – but first they and leading […]