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MCOM welcomes class of 2024

Wearing facemasks and physical distancing are regular facets of the new world during the COVID-19.  Taking every precaution possible, the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine became one […]

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Classes begin for first-year USF Health medical students

In the New Normal – physically distant and wearing masks – the Class of 2024 in the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine began classes this week, marking […]

USF Health expands care for IBD patients

USF Health is expanding care within its digestive diseases program, creating a new center focused fully on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The USF Health Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center […]

Tampa General Hospital, University of South Florida Strengthen Affiliation

TGH and USF sign founding document that will create a new organization dedicated to world-class patient care, education and research Tampa, FL (July 23, 2020) — Tampa General […]

USF Health researcher wins $6.25 million NHLBI Outstanding Investigator Award

Physician-scientist Dr. Sarah Yuan will expand her nationally prominent microvascular research program to include COVID-19 TAMPA, Fla. — Sarah Yuan, MD, PhD, professor and chair of the Department […]

Medical memory, a new tool offered by USF Health’s Department of Neurosurgery

A common problem at the end of medical office visits is patients being unable to clearly remember what was talked about, including details about their diagnoses or recommended […]

Tampa General Hospital and USF Health Morsani College of Medicine Partner with Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital to Expand Pediatric Surgery Services

This new partnership will offer comprehensive pediatric surgical services for patients in the Tampa Bay community. Tampa, FL (July 14, 2020) – Tampa General Hospital and USF Health […]

Heart Institute installs advanced imaging systems for preclinical research

The USF Health Heart Institute has installed new variable 7T-3T MR/PET and PET-CT integrated imaging systems – establishing the first comprehensive preclinical imaging suite at the USF Health […]

COVID-19 Testing Tip Sheet

There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), so the best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus. The virus […]

MCOM receives grant to bolster pain management curriculum

More than 100 million people in the United States suffer from chronic pain.  In June 2017, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine publication on “Pain Management […]

USF Health Briefs | Episode 8 with Tampa Hutchens

USF Health medical student Tampa Hutchens discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected medical education and what students and USF faculty have done to keep their medical training […]

Compounds halt SARS-CoV-2 replication by targeting key viral enzyme

A University of Arizona-University of South Florida team  identified and analyzed four promising antiviral drug candidates in the preclinical study TAMPA, Fla. (July 6, 2020) — As the […]

USF Health Briefs | Episode 7 with Dr. Kevin Sneed

USF Health Dean of the Taneja College of Pharmacy Dr. Kevin Sneed discusses the role pharmacists play in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Sneed stresses how pharmacists […]

TGH + USF Health Bariatric Center Provides A New Lease On Life For Grateful Patient

A short, yet powerful “they saved my life” is how Jeremy Blythe describes the team at the Tampa General Hospital + USF Health Bariatric Center. Weight had always […]

USF Health Briefs | Episode 6 with Dr. Donna Petersen

USF Health dean of Public Health, Dr. Donna Petersen, discusses the importance of public health especially during pandemics like COVID-19. Dean Petersen stresses the importance of following CDC […]

USF Health team identifies mouse model to better study prevalent form of heart failure linked to age-related obesity

Mice deficient in a receptor needed to safely clear unresolved cardiac inflammation may help in discovering therapies for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction TAMPA, Fla (June 22, […]