Archive for July, 2012

SELECT student leaders: the future of healthcare
July 31, 2012

At this time last year, 19 brave students arrived on the USF Health campus. They were pioneers: the members of the inaugural class of the SELECT program at the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine. SELECT is our new physician leadership program, in partnership with the Lehigh Valley Health Network of Allentown, PA. Students spend the […]

Hospital rankings show value of academic medicine
July 19, 2012

At USF Health, we already know that Tampa General is a great hospital. After all, many of our best faculty doctors practice there. But it’s nice to see U.S. News & World Report say so as well. U.S. News’ new rankings say that Tampa General is not only a great hospital: it ranked as the best hospital […]

The case for the optimistic future of healthcare
July 12, 2012

I hear so many doctors these days complaining about the state of healthcare and how bad things are. I have even heard experienced doctors telling my medical students that they feel sorry for them because they are entering the field now. They couldn’t be more wrong. Now, we all know that I have a long list […]