Archive for June, 2012

USF hosts Dreamcatchers for rehabilitation ethics consortium
June 28, 2012

On June 9, the USF School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences hosted 24 ethics educators and scholars from the fields of physical therapy, occupational therapy, communications disorders, nursing, and medicine […]

Dr. Vic Velanovich appointed to journal editoral board
June 25, 2012

Vic Velanovich, MD, professor of surgery and chief of the USF Division of General Surgery, was recently appointed to the editorial board of the Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, the official […]

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John Mayer selected to Effective Health Care expert panel
June 21, 2012

John Mayer, DC, PhD, the Lincoln College Endowed Chair in Biomechanical and Chiropractic Research and associate professor in the School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences, has been selected to […]

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COPH summer program aims to build occupational health and safety careers
June 12, 2012

Fifteen college students from as far away as California are spending a week with local experts as part of the inaugural Summer Institute in Occupational Health and Safety. 15 students […]

New workshop builds leadership skills in medical residents
June 7, 2012

While medical residents are immersed in training for becoming skilled physicians, they are rarely taught the nuances of leadership. To remedy the gap, USF recently hosted its first workshop for […]

USF medical student earns fellowship with Committee on Foreign Relations
June 5, 2012

Fourth-year medical student Jian Zheng was recently named a fellow of the Tampa Bay Area Committee on Foreign Relations, a group co-founded by former USF political science professor and international […]