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Chaperone protein imbalance promotes toxic tau buildup in the aging brain

A USF Health study applies a new mouse model of tauopathy, which may help identify therapeutic targets for Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases TAMPA, Fla (April 20, 2021) […]

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TGH + USF Health Bariatric Center Provides A New Lease On Life For Grateful Patient

A short, yet powerful “they saved my life” is how Jeremy Blythe describes the team at the Tampa General Hospital + USF Health Bariatric Center. Weight had always […]

USF Health Briefs | Episode 6 with Dr. Donna Petersen

USF Health dean of Public Health, Dr. Donna Petersen, discusses the importance of public health especially during pandemics like COVID-19. Dean Petersen stresses the importance of following CDC […]

USF Health team identifies mouse model to better study prevalent form of heart failure linked to age-related obesity

Mice deficient in a receptor needed to safely clear unresolved cardiac inflammation may help in discovering therapies for heart failure with preserved ejection fraction TAMPA, Fla (June 22, […]

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We Must Lead The Way

Dear Faculty, Staff and Students: Just four months ago, the COVID-19 pandemic began transforming social interaction, disrupting the economy, and fundamentally changing our world in ways that were […]

USF Health receives $4 million estate gift to assist medical students

Estate gift is largest-ever to USF medical scholarships TAMPA, Fla. (June 17, 2020) – The University of South Florida Health Morsani College of Medicine recently received more than […]

USF Health Briefs | Episode 5 with Dr. Usha Menon

Nurses protect the health and well-being of patients every day and play an integral role in our nation’s health care system. In the latest USF Health Brief, Dr. […]

MCOM recently designated a USMLE testing site

The USF Health Morsani of Medicine continues to be the rising star in the medical school community.  The National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) recently designated MCOM a […]

Scientific community continues to respond in force to COVID-19 pandemic

From designing 3D printed test swabs, to researching antibody responses and engaging in leading clinical trials, USF Health scientists rapidly team up to help fight COVID-19 While the […]

USF Health Briefs | Episode 4 with Dr. Stephen Liggett

How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected the types of research being conducted at USF Health? The fourth in an eight-part series looking at how COVID-19 is impacting the […]

Telehealth: medical experts provide insight on its recent use during COVID-19

Drawing on the expertise of regional physicians, including experts from USF Health, U.S. Rep. Ross Spano recently hosted a discussion about the impact telehealth could have during the […]

CoCo clinic provides key follow-up services for COVID-19 patients.

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, USF Health continues to find ways to innovate and collaborate to benefit the Tampa Bay area.  A recent effort is the […]

USF Health Briefs | Episode 3 with Dr. Deborah DeWaay

In the latest USF Health Brief, Dr. Deborah DeWaay, USF Health associate dean of undergraduate medical education, discusses the current and long-term changes in medical education due to […]

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An Important Message for Faculty, Staff and Students

Dear Faculty, Staff and Students: Undoubtedly by now you have witnessed the human tragedy that occurred in Minneapolis, and the ensuing unrest.  While we should have no tolerance […]

USF-patented 3D nasal swab is being used the world over to help in COVID-19 testing

The USF Health-designed 3D printed nasal swab that broke into national news in late March is now being used by several hundred hospitals and academic medical centers around […]

USF Health Briefs | Episode 2 with Dr. Mark Moseley

In the latest USF Health Brief, Dr. Mark Moseley, USF Health’s Chief Clinical Officer, discusses how physicians and other health care providers are using telehealth services and technology […]

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