Congratulations Faculty Awardees

Five College of Medicine faculty members were honored recently with UCF awards.   “We are so proud of these exceptional faculty who are unleashing  potential…

Two Earn College’s First M.D./Ph.D. Degrees

Friday’s UCF College of Medicine commencement brings the program’s first M.D./Ph.D. graduates – physician-scientists who conducted advanced research while learning to care for patients.  Michael…

Medical School Scientist Creates Therapy To Kill Hypervirulent Bacteria

College of Medicine researcher Dr. Renee Fleeman is on a mission to kill drug-resistant bacteria, and her latest study has identified a therapy that can…

Students Showcase Research In-Person At Burnett Symposium

For the first time in four years, graduate students from the Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences presented their research in-person at the annual BSBS Spring…

Celebrate COM On Day Of Giving April 11

UCF Day of Giving this Thursday, April 1, is a full day to celebrate UCF and show the world what it means to be a…

Happy Anniversary!

Congratulations to these members of the College of Medicine and UCF Student Health Services family who were recognized for milestone anniversaries during Founders’ Day on…

COM Students Earn Order of Pegasus, Other UCF Honors

UCF’s  Founders’ Day event on April 3 honors 11 College of Medicine students, including eight inducted into the Order of Pegasus, the university’s highest student…

Congratulations, COM Founders’ Day Faculty Awardees

Five medical school faculty members are college honorees at this year’s Founders’ Day, where UCF recognizes educators for their academic excellence, research and service. The…

UCF Research Holds Promise For Fighting Malaria  

UCF researchers are making advances in finding novel and more effective treatments for malaria, by using cancer drugs and fungi. With two $3.8 million grants…

Dr. Chakrabarti Honored As Pegasus Professor

Dr. Debopam Chakrabarti, who leads the College of Medicine’s Division of Molecular Microbiology and is a renowned infectious disease expert, has been named a UCF…

Dr. Nguyen Is Reach For The Stars Honoree

Dr. Hung Nguyen, an immunology expert at the College of Medicine, is a 2024 UCF Reach for the Stars honoree, a recognition of his contributions…

New Drug May Help Prevent Brittle Bones, Weight Gain During Menopause

A new drug may hold promise for older women suffering from menopause-related bone loss and weight gain, thanks to research from a UCF biomedical engineer….