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UF College of Medicine surgical residents, researcher receive Shock Society travel award

UF College of Medicine surgical residents, researcher receive Shock Society travel award

Published: Jun 9th, 2017

UF College of Medicine approves designated Sepsis and Critical Illness Research Center

Published: May 18th, 2017

The University of Florida College of Medicine has approved a designated Sepsis and Critical Illness Research Center. The center stems from a UF department of surgery-led initiative established in 2014 […]

UF College of Medicine surgical residents earn top honors at state conference

UF College of Medicine surgical residents earn top honors at state conference

Published: May 4th, 2017

The University of Florida College of Medicine was well represented at the joint meeting of the Florida Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, or FCACS, and the Florida Committee […]

Department of Surgery Research Day awards announced

Published: Apr 29th, 2017

The University of Florida College of Medicine’s department of surgery recently held its 13th annual Research Day. This year’s Lester R. Dragstedt Visiting Professor and keynote speaker was Scott A. […]

Department of surgery research day awards announced

Published: Apr 18th, 2017

The University of Florida College of Medicine’s department of surgery recently held its 13th annual Research Day. This year’s Lester R. Dragstedt Visiting Professor and keynote speaker was Scott A. […]

Certain type of immune cells found in cancer and sepsis patients

Published: Apr 4th, 2017

A study led by the UF Sepsis and Critical Illness Research Center suggests that certain types of immune cells found in cancer — myeloid-derived suppressor cells, or MDSCs — are […]

Read the Fall 2016 issue of The Stitch

Published: Nov 1st, 2016

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]