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UF College of Medicine holds strong in annual rankings

UF College of Medicine holds strong in annual rankings

Published: March 17th, 2017

The University of Florida College of Medicine has maintained its historically high standing in the U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings of the nation’s top medical schools.

Saleem Islam, MD, MPH, appointed to UF Society of Teaching Scholars

Saleem Islam, MD, MPH, appointed to UF Society of Teaching Scholars

Published: March 17th, 2017

Saleem Islam, MD, MPH, professor and chief of pediatric surgery, was recently appointed to the University of Florida Society of Teaching Scholars. Current members of the society select new members […]

Beach Body Event – April 21, 2017

Published: March 9th, 2017

UF Health Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics Center is having a FREE event on April 21, 2017, where you can learn more about Coolsculpting® – the world’s No. 1 noninvasive fat removal treatment […]

Striving for excellence: UF Health’s kidney transplant program maintains favorable outcomes​

Striving for excellence: UF Health’s kidney transplant program maintains favorable outcomes​

Published: March 3rd, 2017

UF Health Shands Hospital’s kidney transplant program has demonstrated favorable outcomes, according to a recent report from the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients, or SRTR. The results, released in January […]

Burn survivor resumes life as an active teenager

Published: March 2nd, 2017

Tyrone Crawford Jr. loves sports. Coming from an athletic family, the Tallahassee teenager played his first football game at age 6. It was a passion that would continue through his […]

UF Health’s pediatric heart transplant program tops the nation in patient survival

Published: February 6th, 2017

UF Health Shands Hospital has surpassed all pediatric heart transplant programs in the nation with zero deaths over a two and a half year period, according to a report released […]

Sometimes you need a team of people to cheer you to victory

Published: January 31st, 2017

Two years ago, Barbara Adams, 46, discovered how important the support of the right team could be. She was volunteering at the local YMCA, playing kickball with the children, and […]

UF Health Cancer Network earns national accreditation for quality care

Published: January 31st, 2017

The UF Health Cancer Network has received a three-year accreditation with commendation by the Commission on Cancer, a quality program of the American College of Surgeons.

George John Arnaoutakis, M.D., joins division of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery

George John Arnaoutakis, M.D., joins division of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery

Published: January 11th, 2017

George John Arnaoutakis, M.D., has joined the division of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery in the University of Florida College of Medicine. He is an assistant professor. Arnaoutakis earned his undergraduate […]

Martin Back, M.D., joins UF Department of Surgery

Martin Back, M.D., joins UF Department of Surgery

Published: December 6th, 2016

Martin R. Back, M.D., M.S., R.V.T., P.V.I., joins the University of Florida Department of Surgery as a professor in the division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy. He will begin […]