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UF Health recognized for excellence in pancreatic cancer treatment

Published: Oct 18th, 2016

Atif Iqbal, M.D., appointed to national colorectal surgery committees

Atif Iqbal, M.D., appointed to national colorectal surgery committees

Published: Sep 20th, 2016

Atif Iqbal, M.D., an assistant professor of surgery at the UF College of Medicine’s Department of Surgery, has been selected as a surgical expert (three-year term, one term renewable by […]

UF surgery resident’s research earns recognition from American College of Surgeons

Published: Aug 24th, 2016

Ahsan Raza, M.D., a fifth-year general surgery resident at the University of Florida College of Medicine, has earned second place in a paper competition organized by the American College of […]

Faculty join UF College of Medicine’s Department of Surgery

Published: Aug 10th, 2016

Two surgeons have joined the faculty in the University of Florida’s College of Medicine’s Department of Surgery. Alexander L. Ayzengart, MD, MPH, FACS, is an assistant professor in the division […]

Read the Summer 2016 issue of The Stitch

Published: Aug 7th, 2016

UF Health Shands Hospital tied for top in state in 2016 U.S. News hospital rankings

Published: Aug 2nd, 2016

Three UF department of surgery faculty promoted

Published: Jul 29th, 2016

Three faculty members at the UF College of Medicine’s Department of Surgery have received promotions. Steven Hughes, MD, chief of the division of general surgery and vice chair for the […]

In the fight against sepsis, time means everything

In the fight against sepsis, time means everything

Published: Jun 15th, 2016

In the world of sepsis treatment, the scale is vast and the cost is staggering. Every year, 258,000 people in the United States die from sepsis. Hundreds of thousands of others recover with treatment. […]

Blocking protein in blood may prevent sepsis in premature infants

Published: May 13th, 2016

UF Health researchers have found that blocking a certain protein in the blood with medication could help protect premature infants from sepsis, a common and sometimes deadly infection, according to […]

Sanda Tan, M.D., Ph.D., inducted into UF Society of Teaching Scholars

Sanda Tan, M.D., Ph.D., inducted into UF Society of Teaching Scholars

Published: May 10th, 2016

Sanda Tan, M.D., Ph.D., an associate professor of surgery at University of Florida (UF) College of Medicine, was appointed to the UF Society of Teaching Scholars. She is the only […]