Scholarship student shares his story of going from GED to MD

Published on April 13, 2018

Scholarships mean so much more to student recipients than the ability to pay tuition or keep the utilities on. Scholarships help fulfill dreams. Third-year medical student Luis Espinosa earned a standing ovation at a USF Health event in February as he brought an audience of donors and scholarship recipients to tears with the touching story [...]

Anonymous donor pledges $1 million to new USF medical school building

Published on April 12, 2018

A local philanthropist anonymously committed $1 million in support of the new USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute building under construction in Water Street Tampa. The donor also serves on the dean’s campaign cabinet to promote the medical college’s upcoming move to the downtown waterfront. “We are thrilled that this individual has [...]

Hundreds support USF Health service projects through crowdfunding

Published on April 5, 2018

Three USF Health service projects received more than $40,000 in gifts from more than 275 donors through the University of South Florida’s new Herdfunder crowdfunding platform this academic year. The Ybor Youth Clinic provides services to underserved youth in an environment tailored to meet their specific and unique needs. Services include testing for and treating [...]

VIDEO: USF Health scholarship students thank their donors

Published on March 23, 2018

Watch the new video showing how scholarship donors are changing our students’ lives at USF Health: USF Health Alumni on Vimeo.

Thanks to our Fall 2017 Investing in Discovery event hosts

Published on November 16, 2017

USF Health thanks its sponsors for its Fall 2017 Investing in Discovery event hosts: Tomlin St. Cyr Real Estate Services, Dr. Chris Pittman (MD ’88) and Mrs. Karen Pittman (BA ’84, MEd ’89), and Republic Bank. The Investing in Discovery event series brought together community leaders to learn more about the USF expansion in Water [...]

Meet the new USF in Water Street Tampa Campaign Cabinet

Published on November 7, 2017

Dr. Charles J. Lockwood, senior vice president of USF Health and dean of the Morsani College of Medicine, has announced his USF in Water Street Tampa Campaign Cabinet. This leadership group will serve as primary ambassadors for USF Health’s expansion in downtown Tampa. The members include: Jim Shimberg, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Strategic Property [...]

USF Health, Florida Blue leaders discuss innovating health care through collaboration

Published on October 23, 2017

USF College of Public Health Dean Donna Petersen, Florida Blue Chief Medical Officer Elana Schrader, and USF Health Deputy Chief Operating Officer Carole Post led a lively discussion on “Transforming the Future of Health: Creative Collaboration for a Healthier Region” at the USF Women in Leadership and Philanthropy (WLP) Fall Symposium at the Hilton Tampa [...]

Retired professor makes major gift to new USF medical school building

Published on October 6, 2017

Retired USF professor David Vesely, MD, PhD, has made a $350,000 gift to support the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute expansion in Water Street Tampa. Dr. Vesely’s support of this building will power an advanced educational environment to better prepare the future doctors of Florida and bring them closer to USF’s [...]

Vasiloudes family, Academic Alliance in Dermatology support downtown building

Published on September 14, 2017

Academic Alliance in Dermatology and its founders, Dr. Panos and Helen Vasiloudes, have committed $250,000 to support the new USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and Heart Institute building in Water Street Tampa. “USF is a very special place for us, where personal and professional emotions come together,” said Dr. Vasiloudes. “Teaching pediatric dermatology has [...]

Patient thanks USF Health cardiologist by supporting cardiovascular research, education

Published on August 28, 2017

USF Health cardiology patient Harold Saied Samhat recently chose to memorialize his wife and thank his physician, Arthur Labovitz MD, with a $50,000 gift in support of cardiovascular research, education and clinical care at USF. “Everyone at USF, from the people I passed in the hallway to my head cardiac surgeon was friendly, caring and [...]

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