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Ahsan Raza, MBBS, receives Hugh A. Walters Humanitarian Award

Ahsan Raza, MBBS Ahsan Raza, MBBS, a fifth-year general surgery resident, recently received the Hugh A. Walters Humanitarian Award. The University of Florida College of Medicine’s department of surgery created the award to honor the memory of Hugh A. Walters, MD, a surgery resident…

Surgery Resident Presents at National Conference

Jonathan Rehfuss, MD, a general surgery resident at the UF College of Medicine, recently presented a research project at the Academic Surgical Congress, held Feb. 2-4 in Jacksonville, Florida. His work targets the relationship between monocyte gene expression and lower extremity vein graft outcomes. Selected among the best basic science…

Malcolm earns UF’s Superior Accomplishments Award

Ada Malcolm, administrative coordinator, UF Department of Surgery, acute care surgery division, has received UF’s 2016 Superior Accomplishments Award. The award recognizes faculty and staff who have shown efficiency or economy in their work; contributed outstanding and meritorious service; or improved the quality of life provided to students and employees.

UF professor elected to American Board of Surgery’s board of directors

George Sarosi, M.D., Robert H. Hux professor in the UF Department of Surgery, has been elected to the American Board of Surgery’s (ABS) board of directors. He will serve a six-year term. “It’s a huge honor. There is a lot of thought going into the structure of surgical training,…

UF surgeon honored by cancer center for mentoring

Christiana Shaw, M.D., M.S., an assistant professor in the UF department of surgery, has received the Mentoring Outside the Box award from the UF Health Cancer Center. The award recognizes work with students, post docs and/or junior colleagues by a person who has “demonstrated a sustained and selfless interest in…