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UF undergrad and surgery lab researcher named to University Scholars Program

Published: May 4th, 2016

Catherine Miney, a senior biomedical engineering major at UF, was recently accepted into the University of Florida (UF) University Scholars Program. She is currently a student in a lab overseen […]

UF Health Weight Loss Surgery Center hosts annual walk

Published: Mar 29th, 2016

The UF Health Weight Loss Surgery Center team hosted its annual one-mile walk on March 17. Care team members included Jeffrey Friedman, M.D., UF Health’s director of bariatric surgery and […]

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

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

Published: Feb 11th, 2016

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 […]

Four new surgeons join the UF department of surgery

Four new surgeons join the UF department of surgery

Published: Jan 27th, 2016

Jessica Cioffi, MD, is an assistant professor in the division of general surgery at the UF College of Medicine. She specializes in pancreatic, biliary and liver surgery. Dr. Cioffi earned […]

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, […]

Newsweek Health names 11 UF Health specialists top in cancer care, including chairman for the department of surgery, Kevin Behrns, MD

Newsweek Health names 11 UF Health specialists top in cancer care, including chairman for the department of surgery, Kevin Behrns, MD

Published: Sep 24th, 2015

UF surgical resident receives competitive award funded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI)

Published: Aug 20th, 2015

Dan Delitto, M.D., a surgical resident in the UF Department of Surgery, was awarded the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Clinical Loan Repayment Program (LRP) for funding by the NCI. […]

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