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Shannon Boye

Fighting blindness with gene therapy

Published: June 14th, 2018

Shannon E. Boye, PhD ’06, has an eye for tackling some of the toughest sight-robbing vision problems.

Connor McVey

Answering the call

Published: June 14th, 2018

Former sheriff’s deputy Connor McVey, MPAS ’18, trades his badge for scrubs.

Dr. Sonja Rasmussen and Amelia Watson

Like mother, like daughter

Published: May 11th, 2018

Sonja Rasmussen, M.D. ’90, and her daughter, medical student Amelia Watson, reflect on their medical training and each other.

Sarah Vinson, MD

Full of beauty and strength

Published: April 10th, 2018

2018 Outstanding Young Alumnus award recipient Sarah Vinson, M.D. ’07, works to strengthen underserved communities through mental health treatment.

Dr. Jeremy Melker headshot

Twists of fate

Published: March 27th, 2018

Jeremy Melker, M.D. ’99, shares what led him to establish Gainesville ENT and Allergy Associates.

Antonucci,Michael

Global assessment, intergalactic impact

Published: January 30th, 2018

UF College of Medicine alum Michael Antonucci, M.D. ’05, peers beneath the space helmet.

Capt. Kimberly Toone in Navy uniform

Capt. Toone honored for her service

Published: January 26th, 2018

Capt. Kimberly Toone honored as one of the 2017 inductees on the UF College of Medicine’s Wall of Fame.

Sandra and Carlos Donayre

Living a purposeful life

Published: January 26th, 2018

Dr. Carlos Donayre and Sandra Donayre are helping transform the future for others.

A determination to succeed

Published: November 9th, 2017

Edward Jaffe, M.D. ’87, discovered his love for medicine while serving as a medic in U.S. Army Special Forces.

Advocating for what’s right

Published: October 9th, 2017

UF School of Physician Assistant Studies 2015 alum builds career in palliative care.