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USF Health Morsani College of Medicine Receives Gift Of Tree Of Hippocrates Sapling

Posted on February 6, 2019

Hippocrates, a Greek physician born around 460 BC on the island of Kos, is recognized for being the “father of modern medicine.” According to legend, Hippocrates would mentor medical students underneath the shade of an Oriental plane tree on the island, known today as the Tree of Hippocrates. The professional standards he established for medical […]


Faculty endowment helps recruit nationally renowned surgeon to Tampa

Posted on December 17, 2018

In 2017, the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine recruited nationally renowned surgeon and one of the “Best Doctors in America,” Paul C. Kuo, MD, as the new chair of the Department of Surgery. He was also named the Richard G. Connar Endowed Chair in Surgery. Dr. Kuo joined USF from the Loyola Medical Center […]