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Read the Summer 2016 issue of The Stitch

Published: Aug 7th, 2016

Area coach faced certain death from influenza

Area coach faced certain death from influenza

Published: Jun 27th, 2016

As Union County High School’s football coach and athletic director, Ronny Pruitt knows plenty about tough battles on the field.

Leading-edge research continues at UF Sepsis and Critical Illness Research Center

Published: Jun 20th, 2016

By Karin Lillis The University of Florida Sepsis and Critical Illness Research Center continues to spearhead research to develop clinical solutions for sepsis, as well as illnesses that stem from […]

Septic shock: The end-game medical condition that claimed Muhammad Ali

Published: Jun 7th, 2016

Three-time world heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali died of septic shock “due to unspecified natural causes,” a family spokesperson told reporters on Saturday.

UF Health clinicians attend Society of Critical Care Medicine’s annual conference

Published: Mar 14th, 2016

Several physicians and other clinicians from the University of Florida (UF) Department of Surgery and UF Health’s intensive care units attended and participated in the 45th Critical Care Congress, the […]

UF surgeons and graduates initiated as fellows in the American College of Surgeons

UF surgeons and graduates initiated as fellows in the American College of Surgeons

Published: Nov 3rd, 2015

Five UF surgeons and three graduates of UF’s surgical residency program were initiated in October as fellows in the American College of Surgeons. The convocation took place in Chicago, the […]

Seven UF surgeons named “Top Doctor” by Castle Connolly

Seven UF surgeons named “Top Doctor” by Castle Connolly

Published: Sep 25th, 2015

Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a well-known organization that rates health care providers, has named eight UF surgeons among the nation’s “top doctors” for 2015:   Kenneth Andreoni, M.D., associate professor, […]

Acute and critical care surgeon awarded $1.5 million NIH grant to study elderly patients after trauma or injury

Acute and critical care surgeon awarded $1.5 million NIH grant to study elderly patients after trauma or injury

Published: Aug 27th, 2015

Philip A. Efron, M.D., FACS, FCCM, an associate professor at the UF College of Medicine and medical director for UF Health Shands Hospital’s surgical intensive care units, has been awarded […]

UF Department of Surgery well represented at Shock Society National Meeting

Published: Jun 11th, 2015

The UF Department of Surgery was well represented at this year’s Shock Society National Meeting, held by the North American/United States Shock Society, a professional organization whose mission is to […]

UF Department of Surgery Debuts Progress Report

Published: May 26th, 2015