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Lyle Moldawer, Jose Trevino and Thomas Huber named University Term Professors

Lyle Moldawer, Jose Trevino and Thomas Huber named University Term Professors

Published: September 28th, 2018

Three University of Florida Department of Surgery faculty have been named among the 2018-2019 University Term Professors through the UF College of Medicine. Lyle Moldawer, PhD, is a professor of surgery […]

UF Health plastic surgeon receives prestigious award

UF Health plastic surgeon receives prestigious award

Published: September 28th, 2018

Harvey W. Chim, MD, FACS, associate professor in the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery at the UF College of Medicine, recently received the Gelberman Scholar Award from the American […]

Harvey W. Chim, MD, selected as 2018 American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) Young Leaders

Harvey W. Chim, MD, selected as 2018 American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) Young Leaders

Published: September 6th, 2018

Harvey W. Chim, MD, FACS, associate professor in the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery at the UF College of Medicine, has been chosen as one of the 2018 American […]

Plastic surgeon saves little girl’s leg

Plastic surgeon saves little girl’s leg

Published: July 27th, 2018

In the past, severe leg injuries would lead to amputations. However, with new surgical techniques, our board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Dr. Harvey Chim, is able to change lives. Learn […]

Dr. Adam Katz discusses his involvement with the UF Center for Regenerative Medicine

Dr. Adam Katz discusses his involvement with the UF Center for Regenerative Medicine

Published: July 26th, 2018

Dr. Jeffrey Friedman speaks about the risks associated with obesity

Dr. Jeffrey Friedman speaks about the risks associated with obesity

Published: July 3rd, 2018

The CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics released new data saying an average of 23% of Americans get enough exercise, that means 77% of us, don’t.

Loretta Coady-Fariborzian, MD, elected as chair of the Plastic Surgery Surgical Advisory Board

Loretta Coady-Fariborzian, MD, elected as chair of the Plastic Surgery Surgical Advisory Board

Published: June 27th, 2018

Loretta Coady-Fariborzian, MD, associate professor in the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery at the UF College of Medicine, has been elected by the Veterans Affairs National Surgery Office as […]

UF’s chief of pediatric surgery recently elected to AAP Section on Surgery Executive Committee

UF’s chief of pediatric surgery recently elected to AAP Section on Surgery Executive Committee

Published: June 1st, 2018

Saleem Islam, MD, MPH, chief of pediatric surgery at the UF College of Medicine, was recently elected as the newest member of the American Academy of Pediatrics’ (AAP) Section on […]

Florida Cancer Centers Awarded $1.36 Million to Fight Pancreatic Cancer

Florida Cancer Centers Awarded $1.36 Million to Fight Pancreatic Cancer

Published: May 17th, 2018

The Florida Department of Health’s James and Esther King Biomedical Research Program has armed the University of Florida Health Cancer Center, Moffitt Cancer Center and Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at […]

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Vascular surgery division earns top honors

Published: March 26th, 2018

The UF Department of Surgery’s division of vascular surgery and endovascular therapy has again earned the highest rating from a nationwide quality initiative collaboration. UF is among 40 organizations—out of […]