Calendar

Nov
8
Wed
Dissertation Defense (Ashraf Abulhaija) @ MDN 1060
Nov 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Doctoral Dissertation Defense:

The Relationship Between Total Neuropathy Score-Reduced, Neuropathy Symptoms and Function

Dec
5
Tue
Dissertation Defense (Doaa Almostadi) @ MDN 1032
Dec 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Doctoral Dissertation Defense:

The Moderating Effect of Religion on Death Distress and Quality of Life Among Christian Cancer Patients in the United States and Muslim Cancer Patients in Saudi Arabia

Feb
23
Fri
USF Health Research Day @ USF Marshall Student Center
Feb 23 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Dear USF Health Research Community,

I invite you to join us on Friday, February 23, 2018 for 28th Annual USF Health Research Day! The annual event highlights the high-impact scholarly work of students, residents, fellows and postdoctoral students across USF Health as well as health-related collaborations with other USF colleges.

Featured speaker Francis McCormack, MD, professor of medicine and division director of pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine at the University of Cincinnati, will kick off the day’s activities at 8:15 a.m. with the Annual Roy H. Behnke, MD, Distinguished Lectureship titled “Silencing LAM: Science, Synergy and Serendipity.”

Poster judging will begin at 10 a.m., with a record number of 391 posters exhibited. Posters may be viewed from 9:30am to 3:30pm, with judging beginning at 10:00am. In addition, the 9th Annual Joseph Krzanowksi Invited Oral Presentations session will occur at 12-noon, which will feature research from 12 students representing the colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Public Health and Pharmacy. Full agenda and poster abstracts can be viewed at https://usfresearchday2018.sched.com/.

For more information on Research Day, please visit http://bit.ly/ResearchDay2018.

Thank you,

Stephen B. Liggett, MD

Vice Dean for Research, College of Medicine

Associate Vice President for Research, USF Health

Professor of Medicine, Molecular Physiology and Pharmacology

University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine

12901 Bruce B. Downs Blvd, MDC 2

Tampa, FL 33612

813 974-7715
813 396-9187 (direct)

Mar
19
Mon
Dissertation Defense (Paula Cairns) @ USF College of Nursing / Room MDN 2007
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Doctoral Dissertation Defense:

Prevention of Post Intensive Care Syndrome-Family with Sensation Awareness Focused Training Intervention: A Randomized Controlled Trail Pilot Study

~ THE PUBLIC IS INVITED ~

May
18
Fri
Distinguished Lecture Series (Dr. Peter Kaufmann) @ USF College of Nursing / Room MDN 2007
May 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lecture Title:

The Look AHEAD Trial: When Design Defeats Intervention
Jun
6
Wed
Dissertation Defense (Samia Dutra) @ USF College of Nursing / Room MDN 2005
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Doctoral Dissertation Defense:

Adapting SafeMedicate (Medication Dosage Calculation Skills Software) For Use In Brazil

~ THE PUBLIC IS INVITED ~

Jun
12
Tue
Dissertation Defense (Carissa Alinat) @ USF College of Nursing / Room MDN 1001
Jun 12 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Doctoral Dissertation Defense:

Genetic Moderation of Pain and Fatigue Symptoms Resulting From the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction for Breast Cancer Program

~ THE PUBLIC IS INVITED ~

Jun
25
Mon
Dissertation Defense (Suzan Abduljawad) @ USF College of Nursing / Room MDN 2007
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Doctoral Dissertation Defense:

Fatigue-Related Symptom Clusters and Their Relationship with Functional Status in Older Adult Hospice Patients

~ THE PUBLIC IS INVITED ~

Oct
18
Thu
Dissertation Defense (Dany Fanfan) @ USF College of Nursing / Room MDN 1096A
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Role of Migration-Related Stress in Depression Among Haitian Immigrants in Florida: A Mixed Method Sequential Explanatory Approach

~ THE PUBLIC IS INVITED ~

Apr
3
Wed
Special Presentation by Dr. Ellen Flaherty, PhD, APRN, AGSF @ USF College of Nursing / Room MDN 2005
Apr 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

The USF College of Nursing Dean’s Office and the USF Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program is pleased to host Ellen Flaherty, PhD, APRN, AGSF, who will present “Embedding Evidence-Based Geriatric Practices into Primary Care: The Geriatric Interprofessional Team Transformation in Primary Care (GITT-PC) Model” at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 3, in MDN 2005.

Dr. Flaherty is the Director of the Dartmouth Centers for Health and Aging at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and a past president of the American Geriatrics Society.

Coffee will be served at this event.

For more information, please contact Anne Maynard Wenders at amaynard@health.usf.edu.