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USF Health ALS Clinic helps patients through highly choreographed appointments

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease affecting the nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord. The disease causes motor neurons to slowly degenerate, which […]

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USF Health, Tampa General bariatric team work together to create successful outcomes for patients

Those living with extreme obesity can achieve and maintain long-term weight loss through bariatric surgery, also known as weight loss surgery. Everyone at the TGH+USF Health Bariatric Center […]

Morsani College of Medicine: the fastest rising medical school in the nation

The USF Health Morsani College of Medicine is the fastest-rising medical school in the country, climbing over the last decade from #80 to #46 in U.S. News & […]

USF Health, friends, family celebrate life of MCOM professor Dr. Michael Flannery

It was an evening full of laughter, tears, and celebration as friends, family, and co-workers of Michael Flannery, MD, gathered at the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine […]

Ybor Youth Clinic, The Spring of Tampa partner against LGBTQ domestic violence

The USF Health Ybor Youth Clinic and The Spring of Tampa Bay recently partnered to design a mural signifying their commitment to raising awareness of domestic violence within […]

Tampa General and 12 specialties – most led or co-led by USF Health faculty – earn strong rankings on U.S. News & World Report

Tampa General Hospital is once again the #1 hospital in the Tampa Bay area and is now tied for third among Florida hospitals, as listed by U.S. News […]

USF Health Morsani College of Medicine welcomes newest medical students

Excitement and anticipation filled the atmosphere at the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute today as the medical students of the Class of 2026 celebrated […]

USF Health Tampa Bay Street Medicine continues to provide care to the homeless and unsheltered.

The Tampa Bay Street Medicine Project (TBSM) is a USF Health Morsani College of Medicine (MCOM) student-run service organization that was formed in 2014. In response to the […]

Emotional intelligence is key indicator of effective leadership

After more than a decade interviewing and admitting students based on their levels of emotional intelligence, Joann Farrell Quinn, PhD, MBA, has learned that many times the best […]

Tampa Magazine’s 2022 Top Doctors list includes many USF Health physicians

This year’s Top Doctors list is out, and many USF Health physicians earned spots on the list. Tampa Magazine surveyed nearly 11,260 physicians across the Tampa Bay area, […]

Ever changing COVID-19 could render Paxlovid less effective, USF Health study finds

USF Health researchers publish on naturally occurring mutations of SARS-CoV-2 main protease gaining resistance to nirmatrelvir In the war against deadly viruses, the enemy often wears camouflage. The […]

USF Health Voice Center is here to save your voice

Our voices are one of the most important ways we communicate. Be it projecting to the audience while giving a presentation, encouraging your children on the field or […]

CAMLS partners with University of the Virgin Islands to open first medical simulation facility

In 2015, members of the USF Health Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation (CAMLS) met with University of the Virgin Islands president Dr. David Hall and several […]

Grateful Patient Series: Dr. Jolan Walter with Kimberly Weeks

  Kimberly (Kim) Weeks has spent a lifetime with conditions doctors could never pinpoint causes for or new diagnoses added to her list of chronic conditions. Across her […]

Teams at USF Health, Tampa General save local doctor after two strokes

Although stroke is a leading killer, experts say it demands more attention and funding. On a Thursday night in mid-January, Dr. Rahul N. Mehra, a prominent Tampa psychiatrist, […]

Playing in the Florida sun is fun, but be careful to avoid heat stroke

  Summer is synonymous with spending long, sun-drenched days playing or working outside. But that summertime fun can quickly turn into a dangerous health emergency if you aren’t […]

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