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PTSD therapy studied at USF College of Nursing receives official recognition by federal registry

Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART) classified as an effective therapy for PTSD and depression from SAMHSA program Tampa, FL (Nov. 24 2015) – Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART), a brief […]

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National Public Health Week at COPH [Multimedia]

This is another installment in a series of posts over the next couple of weeks highlighting some of many events the USF College of Public Health is hosting […]


Message From The Vice Dean For Research: NIH funding legislation

As you read through this issue of Research Matters, I hope that you will see that our research community continues to be productive and carries out a wide […]

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USF Pediatrics hosts inaugural Dr. Bernard Pollara lecture, Dr. Rani Gereige first speaker

Long-time USF faculty and USF public health alum Rani Gereige, MD, MPH, was the inaugural speaker for the First Annual Bernard Pollara Resident Lecture, held March 19 at […]


USF med students find their residencies with Match Madness (Multimedia)

Click here for Match Day 2015 results. There was a new vibe to this year’s Match Day. After some 25 years of gathering at Skipper’s Smokehouse in north […]

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Gina Rathbun’s faculty book program celebrates 4 years and 70 titles

When a USF Health faculty member publishes a book, some 30,000 people throughout the Tampa Bay area hear about it. That’s because Gina Rathbun, director of Physician and […]


Students anticipate USF’s first Pharmacy Match Day

View USF College of Pharmacy Class of 2015 Match Results By Saundra Amrhein It’s that time of year when attention turns to medical schools and the jittery students […]


USF Health and Florida Orthopaedic Institute sign new academic affiliation agreement

FOI President Dr. Roy Sanders named chair of USF Orthopaedics Department as part of the stronger partnership to advance clinical training and research Tampa, FL (March 17, 2015) – […]


USF Health Nursing and Public Health graduate programs ranked among nation’s best

Both showed increases in the latest U.S. News ranking of America’s graduate schools Tampa, FL (March 13, 2015) — Graduate programs at the University of South Florida’s College […]

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Dr. Glenn Currier appointed new chair of psychiatry at USF Health

Following a nationwide search, Glenn Currier, MD, MPH, has been appointed the new chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences, at the USF Health Morsani College […]

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USF molecular medicine student’s Ah ha! moment helps push ahead cancer cell research

Science is full of precision and vigilance. But sometimes, there are subtleties that present themselves that get ignored, pushed aside for the drive to stay on task or […]


New center offers hope to women who’ve experienced pregnancy loss

Treatment at the USF Health Center builds on leading translational research by Dr. Lockwood’s laboratory team By Saundra Amrhein The photographs arrive year after year: cherubic-faced babies, teetering […]


USF-led study sheds light on how malaria parasites grow exponentially

Findings may lead to new treatment to curb threat of drug-resistant malaria Tampa, Fla. (March 3, 2015) – A University of South Florida professor and his team of researchers […]

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Dr. Kathryn Hall elected first woman president of Florida facial plastic surgery society

USF surgeon Kathryn L. Hall, MD, was recently named president of the Florida Society of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, taking the helm as the first woman president […]

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Dr. William Sappenfield adds HRSA Director’s Award to list of recognitions

A board-certified pediatrician, Dr. William Sappenfield never entered traditional medical practice. While finishing his residency, he decided he wanted to enter academics, instead. Following the advice of his […]


Integrated team of USF pediatric specialists gives family a medical home

Faced with an unknown condition that was leaving their newborn twin babies unable to breathe on their own, a family turns to USF Health, because “we needed help from top experts […]