Archive for May, 2012

David Morgan, Byrd Alzheimer's Institute
Temple Terrace Chamber honors Drs. Morgan and Flannery as Medical Heroes
May 30, 2012

David G. Morgan, PhD, CEO of the USF Health Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute, and Michael Flannery, M.D., USF professor of internal medicine, were two of six people who recently received the […]

NASA taps into USF spinal injury expert Dr. John Mayer
May 30, 2012

USF spine expert John Mayer, DC, PhD, will be helping NASA gain a better understanding of musculoskeletal injuries of the spine, an issue of concern for astronauts when they return […]

For his work in occupational medicine, Dr. Stuart Brooks earns national award
May 24, 2012

Because of his considerable contributions to field of occupational health and medicine, Stuart M. Brooks, MD, received the Knudsen Award from the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.  Dr. […]

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Health disparities work earns Dr. Adewale Troutman national award
May 22, 2012

Adewale Troutman, MD, was named the 2012 recipient of the Dr. James T. Black Award from the 100 Black Men of America, Inc., a national organization that implements programs designed […]

Gold Humanism Honor Society welcomes USF inductees
May 14, 2012

Recognized for their strong propensity for humanism within the field of medicine, several USF Morsani College of Medicine graduating seniors, residents and faculty were recently inducted into the Barness/Behnke Chapter […]

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Med student Alex Cruz earns AOA research fellowship
May 9, 2012

First-year medical student Alex Cruz was recently awarded a research fellowship from the national medical honor society Alpha Omega Alpha. The fellowship, the 2012 AOA Carolyn l. Kuckein Student Research […]

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USF pediatric researcher earns Fulbright Scholar grant
May 8, 2012

Kersti K. Linask, PhD, professor in the USF Department of Pediatrics is a recipient of a 2012-2013 Fulbright U.S. Scholar grant to do research at Tartu University in Estonia.   […]

Two USF Health faculty earn top USF research awards
May 1, 2012

Two faculty researchers from USF Health were awarded the 2012 Outstanding Faculty Research Achievement Award from the USF Office of Research & Innovation. Eric Buhi, PhD, is assistant professor in […]