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UF researchers to test method for predicting complications in trauma patients

Published: Sep 25th, 2013

University of Florida researchers have received a four-year, $1.8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to verify the effectiveness of a new genomic screening method that could help […]

UF Surgeons in the News – GTN News: New Standard in Fractured Ribs Treatment

Published: Sep 19th, 2013

UF trauma surgeon, Lawrence Lottenberg, M.D., speaks about a rib plating procedure that can reduce pain as much as 80 percent in patients.

UF department of surgery welcomes new acute care surgeon

Published: Aug 15th, 2013

Scott Brakenridge, M.D., has joined UF’s acute care surgery team as an assistant professor. In 2012, he completed a fellowship in trauma and surgical critical care at the University of […]

Defying the odds, motorcycle accident survivor returns to the life he loves

Published: Aug 13th, 2013

Michael Gracy’s life nearly ended one Friday afternoon in November 2010. Then 68, Gracy had just left work at his Gainesville office of the financial services company for which he […]

UF Surgeons in the News – Huffington Post blog: Want to Improve Medical Research?

Published: Jul 29th, 2013

UF surgical researchers co-authored the PNAS study referenced in this blog post, along with researchers from other institutions.

UF acute care surgeon to become American College of Critical Care Medicine fellow

UF acute care surgeon to become American College of Critical Care Medicine fellow

Published: Jun 21st, 2013

Philip Efron, M.D., an assistant professor of surgery and anesthesiology at UF and co-director of the Laboratory of Inflammation Biology and Surgical Science, has been named a fellow of the […]

Lottenberg receives prestigious award from state chapter of the American College of Surgeons

Published: Jun 4th, 2013

Lawrence Lottenberg, M.D., F.A.C.S., received the distinguished Raymond H. Alexander, M.D., F.A.C.S. Award at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Florida Chapter, American College of Surgeons held in Orlando, Florida, […]

Room for improvement in mouse models, UF surgical investigators say

Published: Apr 2nd, 2013

UF researchers co-authored two recently published journal articles that may reform scientists’ use of a staple in medical research: the mouse model. One article describes a series of studies by […]

Ready for anything

Published: Mar 18th, 2013

The Level I trauma centers at Shands at UF and Shands Jacksonville are always prepared to treat the most severe injuries, thanks to multidisciplinary teams of employees that keep the […]

UF surgeons, alumni become fellows in American College of Surgeons

Published: Oct 22nd, 2012

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