David R. Nelson, MD, is <br/>picked to lead UF Health

David R. Nelson, MD, is
picked to lead UF Health

Nelson, a professor of medicine, has been named senior vice president for health affairs at the University of Florida and president of UF Health.

Fallucco leads research <br/>that links training to <br/>depression treatment

Fallucco leads research
that links training to
depression treatment

Elise Fallucco, MD, an associate professor of psychiatry at the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville, developed the primary care provider training intervention in response to reports that providers were not getting adequate training in depression care of adolescents.

Match Day excitement

Match Day excitement

The UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville will soon welcome 88 graduating medical students into its residency training programs.

Velarde receives honors <br/>from two high-profile <br/>cardiology organizations

Velarde receives honors
from two high-profile
cardiology organizations

Gladys Velarde, MD, a UF Health cardiologist and associate professor of medicine at the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville, has been recognized by the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology.

Academic Matters

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A season to establish firm foundations

Spring 2019

The dean likens the emergence of spring to the marked growth experienced throughout the academic health center. Read his updates, as well as those from other leaders, in Academic Matters, the quarterly e-newsletter of the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville.

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April 2019

This 8-pound robotic baby cries, grunts and blinks, all while helping to educate medical students

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