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UF names division chief of pediatric urology

Published: May 8th, 2012

Kirstan K. Meldrum, M.D., has joined the University of Florida College of Medicine department of urology as chief of pediatric urology.

26th Annual Gainesville Heart Ball Honors Dr. Jay Fricker

Published: Apr 22nd, 2012

The 26th Annual Gainesville Heart Ball- Miracles of the Heart, celebrated one of the most respected physicians, researchers and professors to serve our community and the University of Florida, Dr. Jay Fricker.

UF Gene Theapy Center receives donation

Published: Feb 22nd, 2012

Powells donate $5 million To Gene Therapy Center.

Shands Hospital for Children at UF joins national network of children’s hospitals

Published: Feb 16th, 2012

Shands Hospital for Children at the University of Florida has been notified that it has been accepted as a member of the Children’s Hospital Association.

Saving Gracyn

Published: Feb 14th, 2012

The story of Gracyn DenBesten and her journey from common cold to heart transplant via the Berlin Heart. Featuring Dr. Mark Bleiweis, Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon from the Congenital Heart Center at the University of Florida.

Gene therapy for epilepsy could stop seizures, UF researchers say

Published: Feb 14th, 2012

Sparking production of a hormone in the brain that people with epilepsy often lack could prevent debilitating seizures, University of Florida researchers have discovered.

Making Science Fun

Published: Feb 1st, 2012

Students volunteer to teach elementary school students science, health.

Tackling diabetes: Treatment and advancements

Published: Feb 1st, 2012

UF Physicians specialists who treat both children and adults.

Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus deliver gifts to the pediatric units with the help of their elves

Published: Dec 23rd, 2011

New UF master’s degree to help doctors become better teachers

Published: Dec 21st, 2011

The University of Florida has established a new master’s degree program geared toward helping physicians be better teachers and training them to be scholars in the field.