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- Join this year’s Wellness Event April 27-May 15
March 26, 2015
UF Health is hosting the Fourth Annual Wellness Event for all benefits-eligible employees April 27-May 15. To register for an event at a location near you, visit UFHealth.org/WellnessEvent. This event...
- Year-round baseball in the South could lead to more injuries, according to UF Health research
March 26, 2015
In northern states, the baseball season ramps up in the spring months, but in the South, baseball starts as early as January and can go year round. UF Health researchers think that’s why baseball...
- Record-breaking Match Day for the class of 2015
March 20, 2015
During the college’s annual Match Day, held March 20, 121 members of the class of 2015 discovered where they would complete their residencies.
- New paper updates guidelines for surgical treatment of Tourette syndrome
March 18, 2015
The first paper to set guidelines for which patients with Tourette syndrome are candidates for deep brain stimulation surgery was written nearly a decade ago. Now, a new paper, including researchers...
- College launches graduate certificate in biomedical informatics
March 16, 2015
After joining the College of Medicine in 2014 as part of UF’s preeminence initiative, Bill Hogan, M.D., M.S., has designed and launched a new graduate certificate in biomedical informatics for...
- A sheriff and a doctor team up to map childhood trauma
March 12, 2015
UF Health pathologist Nancy S. Hardt, M.D., teamed with Alachua County Sheriff Sadie Darnell to improve the health and welfare of Gainesville residents living in a "hotspot" of poverty, child abuse...
- A one-two vaccine punch could leave brain tumors vulnerable to the immune system
March 11, 2015
A combination of a common vaccine and a specialized tumor vaccine could help patients with brain tumors live twice as long, according to research from Duke Cancer Institute and University of Florida...
- Genetics breakthrough by group that includes University of Florida expert will boost diabetes research
March 10, 2015
A research group that includes a University of Florida genetics expert has located and narrowed down the number of genes that play a role in Type 1 diabetes.