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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, […]

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We Must Lead The Way

Dear Faculty, Staff and Students: Just four months ago, the COVID-19 pandemic began transforming social interaction, disrupting the economy, and fundamentally changing our world in ways that were […]

USF Health receives $4 million estate gift to assist medical students

Estate gift is largest-ever to USF medical scholarships TAMPA, Fla. (June 17, 2020) – The University of South Florida Health Morsani College of Medicine recently received more than […]