Archive for the College of Nursing Category

USF Health convenes first Microbiome Joint Workshop with University of Florida

The University of South Florida and the University of Florida convened a Microbiome Joint Workshop at USF Health on May 28, with research presentations by basic scientists and […]

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Students celebrate milestones at 2019 USF Health Commencement Ceremony

Video and article by Allison Long. Photos by Freddie Coleman.   The arena erupted in cheers and applause as USF System President Judy Genshaft walked toward the stage […]

USF adds sites to clinical trial studying brain training to protect against dementias

The University of South Florida’s Preventing Alzheimer’s with Cognitive Training (PACT) study has added new training sites in Polk and Pasco counties.  This first-of-its-kind primary prevention trial, funded […]

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USF Health Faculty Participates in IPE Poverty Simulation

Health care is not defined solely by what happens in the emergency room or the doctor’s office. Patients bring with them their illnesses and their chronic conditions, but they also […]

The best of USF Health drives steady climb in rankings

Several USF Health graduate programs advanced in the recently released U.S. News & World Report rankings, a continuation of steady improvements for USF Health in national rankings across […]

U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor praises USF teams for work as ACA marketplace navigators

U.S. Representative Kathy Castor hosted a press conference March 21 at the USF Health Neuroscience Institute’s Byrd Alzheimer’s Center, announcing her creation of a bill that will help […]

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Sea squirt’s microbiome offers clues to frontline immune defense, gut health

National Science Foundation research by USF Health’s Larry Dishaw has relevance for debilitating digestive disorders like inflammatory bowel disease What can we learn about human health from the […]

Poverty simulation allows students to walk a mile in a limited income person’s shoes

For the first time, the exercise brings together students from all USF Health colleges.   Living in the moment is a way of life that countless people strive […]

Lease agreement paves way for nursing program at USF St. Petersburg

A new agreement between the city of St. Petersburg and USF St. Petersburg will provide space for research and a highly sought-after nursing program on campus starting in […]

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Feel the Buzz: USF Health Research Day showcases best scientific work

The noise level in the Marshall Student Center escalated to a palpable buzz as USF Health Research Day 2019 progressed.  Students, trainees, faculty, staff and visitors milled about […]