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USF Health cardiologist studies genetic predisposition to sudden cardiac death

In the laboratory and the clinic, Dr. Thomas McDonald focuses on inherited heart diseases that can lead to potentially deadly heart rhythm disturbances Sudden cardiac death most often […]

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Dr. John Petrila named chair of Health Policy and Management

The USF College of Public Health recently welcomed John Petrila, JD, LLM, as chair of the Department of Health Policy and Management. Dr. Petrila joined the college as […]

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Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute and USF Health team up for groundbreaking study of new gene therapy for heart failure

The first of its kind, an investigational drug, may enhance the body’s stem cell response at the site of cardiovascular injury   TAMPA, Florida (Feb. 20, 2013) – Cardiovascular […]

USF athletic trainers bring their A-game to TECO team members’ safety

The following story, written by Brian Lott, appeared Feb. 8, 2013, in TECO Energy News. It has been slightly edited. A partnership between Tampa Electric’s safety team and […]

Reminder: USF Health Research Day is Feb. 22

The emerging science represented at this year’s USF Health Research Day is astounding. But only by attending yourself will you see array of science and fully appreciate the […]

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A surprise on center court for future pharmacy student

Adding a personal touch to the admissions process, USF College of Pharmacy Dean Kevin Sneed, PharmD, handed a letter of acceptance to Ellen Bickel… on center court. The […]

USF Health faculty inspire middle-school students to aim high in career choices

USF Health faculty shared the successes and challenges of the career paths they’ve traveled with students at two same-gender magnet middle schools in Hillsborough County earlier this month. […]

USF Health, American College of Cardiology to offer free heart health screenings on Valentine’s Day

WASHINGTON (Feb. 8, 2012) — The USF Health Morsani College of Medicine is partnering with the American College of Cardiology’s CardioSmart initiative, a program that encourages patients to […]

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A day living with diabetes

Even the routine tasks for people with diabetes can be a challenge – as medical students in the SELECT program at the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine […]

Tampa’s UNDY 5000 5K Run/Walk to help benefit BRIDGE Clinic

A portion of the proceeds from this Saturday’s Undy 5000 5K Run/Walk in Tampa will help pay for potentially life-saving colonoscopy procedures for uninsured residents served by the USF Health BRIDGE Healthcare […]

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From river blindness to genomics, USF Health faculty lead the world

USF Health faculty members in medicine and public health scored major media hits this past week. Stephen Liggett, MD, vice dean for research at the USF Health Morsani College of […]

USF College of Nursing, USF Sarasota-Manatee, and Sarasota Memorial Health Care System have Tremendous Impact in Sarasota-Manatee

In the past 40 years, more than $752 million more dollars has been put into the Sarasota-Manatee economy and more than 5.2 million more patients have been treated […]

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USF and UWF announce physical therapy partnership program in Pensacola

The collaboration will help meet a state-identified need for more physical therapists Tampa, FL  (Jan. 23, 2013)  – The University of South Florida (USF) and the University of […]

USF Health signs collaborative agreements with Thailand’s Burapha University

USF Health recently forged two new academic partnerships with one of Thailand’s major public universities, Burapha University in the Chonburi Province.  One collaborative agreement will explore the possibility […]

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USF Health earns accolades as online education leader

USF Health’s footprint as a leader the world of online learning continues to grow. The University of South Florida made its first appearance in the Guide to Online Schools, which […]

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USF Health’s Got Talent: BANDaids for BRIDGE sells out

Click here to view BANDaids for BRIDGE Photo Gallery. Students, faculty and staff entertainers featured in Friday night’s BANDaids for BRIDGE talent show performed before a packed house at the […]