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Several UF health science programs climb in annual rankings

Published: Mar 16th, 2016

The UF College of Medicine has achieved its highest-ever position in the U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings of the nation’s top research medical schools.

Dr. Calhoun added her name to a steel beam during the beam signing celebration for the College of Medicine's George T. Harrell, M.D., Medical Education Building in 2014. Photo by Jesse S. Jones

Alumni Portrait: Patricia McFall Calhoun, M.D. ’89

Published: Mar 3rd, 2016

Patricia McFall Calhoun, M.D. ’89, joined the UF Medical Alumni Board of Directors with a mission to inspire alumni and community members to invest in the future of medical education.

Alumni affairs hosts first annual housestaff pre-game party and men’s basketball event

Published: Feb 26th, 2016

UF medical residents enjoyed an evening of fun Feb. 23 at The Swamp Restaurant and supported the Gators against the Vanderbilt Commodores.

Alumni Q&A: Maude Lofton, M.D. ’79, and Renee Blanding, M.D. ’88

Published: Feb 25th, 2016

Maude Lofton, M.D. ’79, and Renee Blanding, M.D. ’88, reflect on their careers and their time at the UF College of Medicine in honor of Black History Month.

World-renowned UF neurosurgeon passes away

Published: Feb 24th, 2016

Albert L. Rhoton Jr., M.D., an internationally known neurosurgeon and pioneering researcher who built a small neurosurgery division into a thriving department at the UF College of Medicine, died Sunday at age 83.

A beast of a show

Published: Feb 24th, 2016

UF medical students perform “Beauty and the Beast” for patients at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital.

Alumnus named interim director of McKnight Brain Institute

Published: Jan 4th, 2016

Steven T. DeKosky, M.D. ’74, has been appointed interim executive director for the Evelyn F. and William L. McKnight Brain Institute of the University of Florida.

UF psychiatrist who worked with Jacksonville’s most vulnerable patients passes away unexpectedly

Published: Dec 1st, 2015

Richard C. Christensen, M.D., M.A., a professor of psychiatry in the College of Medicine, died Nov. 26 in Zambia while on a Habitat for Humanity build.

New coat, new responsibilities

Published: Nov 24th, 2015

The Mark S. Gold, M.D. ’75, Distinguished Professor and Alumnus White Coat Ceremony Nov. 22 marked the transition from basic to clinical science studies for the class of 2019.

Physician assistant alumni host panel for students

Published: Nov 23rd, 2015

Graduates of the UF School of Physician Assistant Studies class of 1999 visited Gainesville Nov. 20 to host a panel discussion for first- and second-year PA students.