Three female leaders <br />recognized for strides in <br/>academic medicine

Three female leaders
recognized for strides in
academic medicine

Chandana "Sandy" Lall, MD, MBA, FSAR; Shahla Masood, MD; and Nipa Shah, MD, all department chairs at the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville, have recently received prestigious accolades.

UF Health Jacksonville recognized as leader in LGBTQ equality

UF Health Jacksonville recognized as leader in LGBTQ equality

The UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville is proud to be affiliated with UF Health Jacksonville, which will be recognized as an LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.

Lessons from childhood <br/>influence a career in <br/>academic medicine

Lessons from childhood
influence a career in
academic medicine

Salam O. Salman, MD, DDS, an assistant professor of oral and maxillofacial surgery at the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville, takes part in annual mission trips to Palestine.

Tavanaiepour named <br/>chair of neurosurgery

Tavanaiepour named
chair of neurosurgery

Daryoush Tavanaiepour, MD, is the new chair of neurosurgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville. He served as the department’s interim chair since 2015.

Academic Matters

Academic Matters Cover

A culture of wellness

Fall 2019

The dean addresses well-being initiatives for faculty and residents while other leaders provide additional updates in the latest edition of Academic Matters, the quarterly e-newsletter of the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville.

Media Coverage

Bringing Zen to the classroom
News4Jax (WJXT)•January 04, 2020

New Safe Sleep education initiative
News4Jax (WJXT)•December 31, 2019

New UF Health proton system begins treating patients in Jacksonville
Florida Times-Union•December 23, 2019

UF Health Proton Therapy Institute completes expansion
Jacksonville Business Journal•December 16, 2019

Getting rid of a persistent cough
News4Jax (WJXT)•December 14, 2019

UF Proton Therapy Institute to begin using ProteusONE system to fight cancer
Jacksonville Daily Record•December 09, 2019

Cure Violence impacts Jacksonville
News4Jax (WJXT)•December 07, 2019

Workers say 'Cure Violence' is a success despite recent shootings
First Coast News•December 06, 2019

Recent Articles

The Post

The PostFirst in Florida

December 2019

New device offers long-term pain relief, alternative to opioids

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