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U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor praises USF teams for work as ACA marketplace navigators

U.S. Representative Kathy Castor hosted a press conference March 21 at the USF Health Neuroscience Institute’s Byrd Alzheimer’s Center, announcing her creation of a bill that will help […]

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In Memoriam: Dr. Hollis G. Boren

Hollis Grady Boren, MD, a founding faculty member of the USF College of Medicine who served as dean of the college from 1977 to 1979, passed away April […]

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Fewer unnecessary early deliveries seen in multistate, hospital-based study

USF Health faculty among authors of national study published in Obstetrics and Gynecology Multistate, hospital-based quality improvement programs can be remarkably effective at reducing early elective deliveries of […]

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USF study finds plant proteins control chronic disease in Toxoplasma infections

The research sheds light on malaria-related parasite’s transition from acute to chronic stage  Tampa, FL (April 8, 2013) — A new discovery about the malaria-related parasite Toxoplasma gondii […]

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Project PUP brightens patients’ time at USF ALS Center

Patients visiting the USF ALS Center on April 5 were greeted with a wagging tail and soulful eyes begging for attention. Sadie, a senior rescue dog from PROJECT […]

Dr. Fenske honorary medical chair for Psoriasis Walk to benefit research, patient care

Neil Fenske, MD, professor and chair of Dermatology at the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine, is honorary medical chair for the 3rd annual Tampa Bay Area Walk to […]

USF names Rhonda White 2013 Florida Outstanding Woman in Public Health

The University of South Florida College of Public Health has named Rhonda R. White, MBA, the 2013 Florida Outstanding Woman in Public Health. White directs the Office of […]

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Pharmacy Advances

With her grades and work experience, Morgen Schmitt could have had her pick of pharmacy schools, but she doesn’t hesitate when asked about her decision to enter the […]

Thai doctors immersed in hospital administration training at USF Health

Senior-level administrators from hospitals and academic medical centers across Thailand visited USF Health in February and early March to participate in USF Health International’s three-week Leadership Enhancement and […]

Employee tuition program gives USF Health state staff the benefit of education

Here’s a friendly reminder: USF state employees can take classes at USF for free. Once a benefit for all State of Florida employees the tuition program was cut […]

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Virtual emergency real test of skills for USF Pharmacy students [video]

At CAMLS, the student teams respond to a series of patient care scenarios including a mock cardiac arrest Working with a mere 18 months of knowledge and training, […]

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USF team plays key role in discovery of new drug to combat malaria

Tampa, FL (March 20, 2013) — University of South Florida researchers played a key role in an international multidisciplinary project that has yielded a promising new antimalarial drug […]

New drugs may improve quality of life for people with Parkinson’s disease

Studies of the investigational treatments, authored by a University of South Florida neurologist, will be presented at the 2013 Academy of Neurology  Meeting in San Diego SAN DIEGO, CA (March […]

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At long last for the Class of 2013: Match Day

CLICK HERE FOR MATCH RESULTS The students are packed into Skippers’ Smokehouse and buzzing with excitement, impatient for Dr. Steve Specter to pick up the microphone  and call […]

Match Day 2013: An envelope holds the future for USF medical students

USF Health Morsani College of Medicine senior medical students will join fellow students across the country gathering for Match Day ceremonies this Friday, March 15.  It’s the day when each student […]

TEDxUSF features two public health students

Two public health students — Steven Franklin and Shivani Gogna — took center stage last month at “On the Edge of the Future,” USF’s first TEDx event.  Featuring a series […]