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Medicare approval opens door for more adult kidney transplants in Pensacola region

Medicare approval opens door for more adult kidney transplants in Pensacola region

Published: August 30th, 2017

The kidney transplant program at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, a collaboration with University of Florida Health, has received Medicare approval.

Michael J. Walters, M.D., joins division of acute care surgery

Published: August 29th, 2017

Michael J. Walters, MD, has joined the University of Florida College of Medicine as an assistant professor in the division of acute care surgery. Walters earned his medical degree from […]

UF researchers hope clinical trial will lead to new sepsis treatment

UF researchers hope clinical trial will lead to new sepsis treatment

Published: August 22nd, 2017

University of Florida researchers are part of a nationwide clinical trial to evaluate whether an anti-cancer medication can be effective against sepsis and septic shock.

Dean J. Arnaoutakis, M.D., M.B.A., joins division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy

Dean J. Arnaoutakis, M.D., M.B.A., joins division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy

Published: August 21st, 2017

Dean J. Arnaoutakis, M.D., M.B.A., has joined the University of Florida College of Medicine as an assistant professor in the division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy. Arnaoutakis earned his […]

Sacred Heart Health System collaborates with UF Health ShandsCair for patient transportation

Sacred Heart Health System collaborates with UF Health ShandsCair for patient transportation

Published: August 18th, 2017

Sacred Heart Health System in Pensacola has finalized an agreement with UF Health ShandsCair to provide air and ground transportation for critically ill neonatal and pediatric patients.

Florida Academic Cancer Center Alliance renews Florida Pancreas Collaborative funding

Florida Academic Cancer Center Alliance renews Florida Pancreas Collaborative funding

Published: August 1st, 2017

The Florida Academic Cancer Center Alliance has renewed funding for the Florida Pancreas Collaborative, an initiative of the University of Florida Health Cancer Center, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in […]

From the chair: Transitions

Published: August 1st, 2017

The summer marks a transition time at UF, when one academic year ends and another begins Such a time brings many new faces throughout the medical center and within our […]

Martin Rosenthal, M.D., joins division of acute care surgery

Published: August 1st, 2017

Martin Rosenthal, M.D., has joined the University of Florida College of Medicine as an assistant professor in the division of acute care surgery. Rosenthal earned his medical degree from Mercer […]

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

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 […]