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UF vascular surgeons hold first meeting of statewide study group

UF vascular surgeons hold first meeting of statewide study group

Published: Nov 8th, 2011

The Florida Vascular Study Group, FVSG, which fosters collaboration statewide among physicians and hospitals to collect and analyze clinical data from patients undergoing vascular procedures, held its first meeting on […]

Department of surgery welcomes new faculty members

Department of surgery welcomes new faculty members

Published: Oct 27th, 2011

The University of Florida’s department of surgery welcomes six new faculty members this fall to the acute care surgery team, and to the divisions of general surgery, pediatric surgery and […]

UF researchers find chemical signals that initiate the body’s immune response

UF researchers find chemical signals that initiate the body’s immune response

Published: Sep 8th, 2011

University of Florida researchers have identified two key steps required to activate the body’s innate immune system, its first line of defense against infection. The discoveries offer insight into why some […]

UF welcomes new chief of acute care surgery

UF welcomes new chief of acute care surgery

Published: Jul 2nd, 2011

Frederick A. Moore, M.D., has joined the University of Florida’s College of Medicine as the department of surgery’s chief of acute care surgery. Moore came to UF July 1 from The Methodist Hospital […]

UF vascular surgeons form statewide study group

Published: Jun 29th, 2011

Surgeons in the UF division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy have created the Florida Vascular Study Group, FVSG, which fosters collaboration statewide among physicians and hospitals to collect and […]

UF researchers say viruses could play key role in ICU patients’ outcomes

Published: Jun 1st, 2011

Common viral infections appear to play a role in why some critically ill patients struggle to recover, according to University of Florida researchers who studied how influenza and other infectious […]

Berceli wins UF’s College of Medicine Clinical Science Research Award

Published: Mar 16th, 2011

Basic, clinical and translational science researchers from across the College of Medicine shared their research and sowed the seeds of new collaborations during the 2011 Celebration of Research held at […]

A surgeon in training

A surgeon in training

Published: Feb 28th, 2011

As a little girl visiting the pediatrician, Makesha Miggins, M.D., was enamored with the way her doctors could help people by putting the pieces of the puzzle together. It seemed […]

UF surgeons, particle engineers receive grants to research breast cancer treatments

Published: Sep 27th, 2010

University of Florida surgeon Stephen Grobmyer, M.D., and his collaborators in the department of surgery and College of Engineering have been awarded three U.S. Department of Defense Breast Cancer Concept […]

UF colorectal surgeon receives $1.5 million NIH grant to study colon cancer

UF colorectal surgeon receives $1.5 million NIH grant to study colon cancer

Published: Sep 2nd, 2010

Emina Huang, M.D., an associate professor of surgery in the College of Medicine, has received a $1.52 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to fund her research into […]