Archive for the Education Category

Kiosk in Morsani Center lobby offers helpful information

USF Health patients and caregivers now have a shortcut to helpful information with the recent installation of the e-Branch Library kiosk in the lobby of the Morsani Center […]

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Building the future of health care: First USF Health IPE Day focuses on value of team care

To work together effectively as practitioners in a 21st Century health system students must learn together.  And, equally important, the coordinated, team approach to patient care that today’s students […]

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Topping off celebrates milestone in construction of new USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute

On a warm, breezy November day, an 800-pound white beam was slowly lifted skyward by a construction crane, marking another milestone in USF’s history – the topping off […]

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IPE transitions-of-care simulation helps USF Health students train as teams

First-year students from the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine, College of Pharmacy and Athletic Training Program came together Oct. 16 and 18 at the Center for Advanced […]

Dr. Quinn: Emotional intelligence linked to success in medical field

Imagine you’re the manager of an equity-trading desk and you see two employees constantly in conflict and arguing with each other. You don’t understand why and don’t see […]

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Pharmacy students use AR/VR to study impact of prescription drugs on our main organs

First-year students put on simulation goggles to see how certain drugs interact in the body Virtual (VR) and augmented (AR) realities are transforming the way pharmacology students learn […]

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 […]

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 […]

Upward Bound Program sets up USF student for potential career in health care

To 21-year-old Tracey Vilvert, the thought of going to college was just a thought.  Now a USF junior majoring in Health Sciences with a specialization in Biological Health […]