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Research Day 2019 Award Recipients

Published: Apr 23rd, 2019

April 19, 2019 marked the 15th Annual UF Department of Surgery Research Day! This day is held as an annual celebration of scientific advancements and achievements by UF Health surgeons, […]

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Research Day 2019: Join the Annual Celebration of Departmental Research

Published: Jan 30th, 2019

The UF Department of Surgery will host Research Day 2019 on April 19, 2019 at the Harrell Medical Education Building…

Spring 2018 Stitch Cover

Spring 2018 Stitch Now Available

Published: May 4th, 2018

Learn about our latest innovative treatments, clinical expansions, leading-edge research developments and new residents joining our team.

Stitch Fall 2017 cover image

The Stitch Fall 2017 now available

Published: Dec 21st, 2017

This issue covers UF Health’s new hospital opening, our collaboration with Sacred Heart, an announcement from our new chair and much more!

New protocol leads to significant drop in prescription narcotic use among colorectal surgery patients

New protocol leads to significant drop in prescription narcotic use among colorectal surgery patients

Published: Nov 9th, 2017

A quality improvement initiative has led to a significant drop in narcotic pain medications prescribed to patients who undergo colorectal surgery at UF Health Shands Hospital.

Multidisciplinary protocol improves management of GI bleeding

Published: May 19th, 2017

The findings of a study led by researchers from the UF College of Medicine’s department of surgery suggest a standardized, multidisciplinary protocol helps improve the management of patients admitted to […]

Read the Spring 2017 issue of The Stitch

Published: Apr 27th, 2017

Celebrating Distinction ceremony honors achievements of UF faculty

Celebrating Distinction ceremony honors achievements of UF faculty

Published: Nov 2nd, 2016

Nineteen members of the UF College of Medicine faculty, along with two from the College of Nursing, three from the College of Pharmacy, two from the College of Veterinary Medicine […]

When seconds count: Identifying and treating sepsis

When seconds count: Identifying and treating sepsis

Published: Oct 26th, 2016

“Sepsis is now the most expensive in-hospital condition in America. In fact, it is responsible for more deaths in America than AIDS, prostate cancer and breast cancer combined,” said Philip […]

Pharmacology student wins research award

Published: Aug 19th, 2016

Physiology/Pharmacology doctoral candidate Joe Flores-Toro took first place the sixth annual Robert Levitt Institute for learning in retirement (ILR)/UF Aging Research Competition.