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New study offers insights into triggers of early-stage malaria parasite infection

For a century, researcher after researcher has tried to grow Plasmodium vivax (P. vivax), the parasite that causes the most widespread type of malaria, in petri dishes continuously, […]

USF Health leadership travels to Panama and fosters partnerships                              

A team of health experts and educators from across USF Health recently traveled to Panama’s City of Knowledge as part of a collaborative partnership between the two institutions […]

New Department of Medical Education elevates educational mission

The USF Health Morsani College of Medicine has established a Department of Medical Education – a transition that raises the bar for the college’s educational standards as USF […]

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President Genshaft announces several new USF records in her annual fall address

New university logo for academic programs, brand theme also revealed University of South Florida System President Judy Genshaft announced today that the university has set new institutional records […]

USF Health experts: Vaccines safe and effective in preventing measles

In light of the recent emergence of a few cases of measles in Pinellas County, which had not reported a case in 20 years, USF Health doctors reflect […]

USF unveils new license plate design

New plates will be available for drivers this month TAMPA, Fla. (Aug. 1, 2018) – For the first time in nearly 15 years, drivers around the state who […]

Physician simulation learning leader from VHA named CAMLS Executive Director

Dr. Haru Okuda will also serve as USF Health’s first executive director of Interprofessional Education Simulation Programming Yasuharu (Haru) Okuda, MD, FACEP, FSSH, an internationally respected leader in […]

USF College of Public Health named WHO-designated center of excellence to combat river blindness

The new collaborating center focuses on diagnostics needed to verify progress toward global elimination of the disabling parasitic infection onchocerciasis TAMPA, Fla. (June 28, 2018) – The Pan […]

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USF officially designated as “Preeminent” by the Florida Board of Governors

Historic achievement places USF in the top category of Florida’s universities and comes with millions of dollars in new funding that will benefit the Tampa Bay region’s future […]

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USF ranked one of America’s top “Golden Age Universities”

New ranking highlights USF’s strong performance compared to similar-aged institutions TAMPA, Fla. (June 7, 2018) – The University of South Florida (USF) is the fifth best public university in […]