Archive for the USF Health Lead Story Category
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USF’s advanced prosthetics research benefits combat-wounded veterans [VIDEO]

Army Sgt. Danny Swank’s lower right leg was amputated following dozens of surgeries to try to save the limb severely damaged when a grenade exploded inside his Humvee […]

Paralympian turned pediatrician lives life without limits [VIDEO]

When Diane Straub swims, the first thing you notice is how fast she moves. She slices through the water, sending out sprays of glistening sparks. The next thing […]

More students than ever start fall classes at USF Health

It’s another year of firsts and breaking records for the colleges and programs at USF Health.  Both Pharmacy and SELECT welcomed their second group of students, each more […]

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Study finds gene that predicts happiness in women

New finding may help explain the gender difference in happiness Tampa, FL (Aug. 28, 2012) — A new study has found a gene that appears to make women […]

Dr. Petersen shares preliminary results of The Villages community health survey

Donna Petersen, ScD, dean of the the USF College of Public Health, reported on the preliminary results of a recent community health survey conducted at The Villages, in […]

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A commitment to humanity in medicine [VIDEO]

View Photo Gallery for 2012 Morsani College of Medicine White Coat Ceremony   Never before had 1,000 chairs been squeezed into a room to accommodate all who came to […]

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USF Health first to offer new care channels with Allscripts Electronic Health Records, powered by American Well [VIDEO]

Patients will have online access to care from virtually anywhere at any time Watch telehealth consultation demo  featuring USF Health’s Dr. Stephen Klasko CHICAGO – ACE 2012 (August 15, 2012) […]

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The future of health care starts here [VIDEO]

The second group of students arrived this week for USF Health’s SELECT MD program, which chooses medical students based on criteria beyond the traditional science GPA and MCAT […]

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Washington comes to CAMLS

Three U.S. senators stopped by the CAMLS trauma operating room on their way to a town hall meeting held Monday morning, July 30,  at the state-of-the-art USF Health […]

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SELECT MD students share summer leadership projects

When Jennifer Chevinksy asked a group of fellow classmates, professors and physicians, what values meant the most to them in the medical profession, their answers were similar. Some […]