New executive associate dean named at UF College of Veterinary Medicine

By Sarah Carey • Oct 6, 2022 • Lead Story

Christopher Adin, D.V.M., a professor of small animal surgery and an administrator at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, has been named the college’s new executive associate dean. The college’s dean, Dana...

UF College of Nursing, UF Health Shands Nursing, launch new program to fund nursing research and innovation

By Kyle Chambers • Oct 6, 2022 • Video, Lead Story

From developing new ways to communicate with patients to testing treatment protocols or running research trials in the hospital, nurses are known for coming up with solutions for hard-to-solve problems. Thanks to a collaboration...

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UF Health researcher co-leading landmark study on autism’s role in aging

By Doug Bennett • Sep 20, 2022 • Lead Story

While the number of adults affected by autism is growing, very little is known about the way the condition is impacted by aging. Now, a University of Florida Health researcher and his colleagues are launching one of the largest...

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Peter Swaan named dean of the UF College of Pharmacy

By Matthew Splett • Sep 15, 2022 • Featured Articles, Lead Story

Peter Swaan, Ph.D., M.Pharm., a distinguished university professor and internationally recognized researcher in the pharmaceutical sciences, has been named the next dean of the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, effective...

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UF Health – Halifax Health opens pain management practice in Daytona Beach

By John Guthrie • Sep 14, 2022 • Lead Story

UF Health Pain Medicine – Halifax Health has opened, offering pain treatment services to patients in the Daytona Beach area. The new practice offers some of the world’s most advanced pain management options for an array of...

Hope & Healing Blog

by Talal Elmasry • Jun 30, 2022
For Janet, 78, the uncontrollable shaking was causing her frustration to boil over. The only silver lining was that her identical twin sister, Janis...READ MORE

The POST Magazine

The POST-Spring

Spring 2021

When the COVID-19 pandemic exploded across the globe, everything changed. One year later, we’re all adjusting to the new normal. Workers from across UF Health share the lessons they’ve learned during this trying time. See their stories and other important news from UF Health in this edition of The POST.

Health In A Heartbeat

Raw meat fed to dogs may spread E. coli to owners

Oct 6, 2022

Many people think it’s natural to feed raw meat to their dogs. After all, their pets are descended from the wolf, a carnivore that isn’t exactly roaming the wilderness to score a can of puppy chow. No, they run with the pack to share in the kill. Wolves, however, aren’t generally sharing a...

Animal Airwaves

Common Problems Seen in Veterinary Emergency Rooms: Toxicities, Urinary Obstruction and More

Oct 7, 2022

No pet owner wants to have to make a trip to the veterinary emergency room, but unfortunately sooner or later many pet owners are faced with a problem their animal is having that needs immediate veterinary attention. On this show, Dr. Kathleen Maxwell, an emergency and critical care specialist,...