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Philip Efron, M.D., FACS, FCCM, selected for NIH appointment

Philip Efron, M.D., FACS, FCCM, selected for NIH appointment

Published: July 7th, 2017

Philip Efron, M.D., FACS, FCCM, an associate professor of surgery and anesthesiology in the University of Florida College of Medicine, has been appointed to the Surgery, Anesthesiology and Trauma Study […]

Narendra R. Battula, MBBS, MRCS, M.D., FRCS, joins division of transplantation surgery

Published: July 6th, 2017

Narendra R. Battula, MBBS, MRCS, M.D. (research), FRCS, has joined the University of Florida College of Medicine as an assistant professor in the division of transplantation surgery. He received his […]

Olusola Oduntan, M.D., FACS, FCCP, joins division of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery

Olusola Oduntan, M.D., FACS, FCCP, joins division of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery

Published: July 6th, 2017

Olusola Oduntan, M.D., FACS, FCCP, has joined the University of Florida College of Medicine as an associate professor in the division of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. Oduntan completed an advanced […]

UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital nationally ranked in six medical specialties for 2017-18

Published: June 27th, 2017

The University of Florida Health Shands Children’s Hospital ranks among the nation’s best pediatric hospitals in six medical specialties, according to the Best Children’s Hospitals rankings released today by U.S. […]

Surgical research resident Julie Stortz, M.D., receives Shock Society’s New Investigator Award

Surgical research resident Julie Stortz, M.D., receives Shock Society’s New Investigator Award

Published: June 9th, 2017

Julie Stortz, M.D., a fourth-year resident with the UF department of surgery, received the New Investigator Award from the Shock Society. The award, which includes a plaque, $650 and a […]

UF College of Medicine surgical residents, researcher receive Shock Society travel award

UF College of Medicine surgical residents, researcher receive Shock Society travel award

Published: June 9th, 2017

3D modeling helps plastic surgeons, neurosurgeons complete cranial reconstruction

Published: June 7th, 2017

Flanked by a surgery resident and a technician, surgeon Jessica Ching, M.D., holds a 3D model of a patient’s skull. She carefully turns the model over in her hands, considering […]

Lisa Spiguel, M.D., Inducted to Gold Humanism Honor Society

Lisa Spiguel, M.D., Inducted to Gold Humanism Honor Society

Published: June 1st, 2017

Lisa Spiguel, M.D., an assistant professor in the division of general surgery’s surgical oncology service, has been inducted to the Chapman Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society as a […]

Joshua Carson, M.D., appointed to Journal of Burn Care and Research editorial advisory board

Joshua Carson, M.D., appointed to Journal of Burn Care and Research editorial advisory board

Published: May 19th, 2017

Joshua Carson, M.D., an assistant professor in the UF College of Medicine’s division of acute care surgery, has joined the editorial advisory board of the Journal of Burn Care and […]

Multidisciplinary protocol improves management of GI bleeding

Published: May 19th, 2017

The findings of a study led by researchers from the UF College of Medicine’s department of surgery suggest a standardized, multidisciplinary protocol helps improve the management of patients admitted to […]