UCF Lake Nona Medical Center Promises Opportunity For All

Construction of our new UCF Lake Nona Medical Center has begun and it seems appropriate at this time of thanksgiving to share the opportunities that…

Walk For Healthy Hearts

  Enjoy a heart-healthy morning walk and support heart disease patients, their families and research – including some being done at the UCF College of…

UCF Health Expanding With More Physicians

UCF Health has two new physicians, who are accepting patients.   Dr. Charles Giangarra is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon. He specializes in arthroscopic surgery of…

UCF Athletics, Kinesiology Program Team Up For Student-Athletes’ Well-Being

    UCF Athletics and the university’s new School of Kinesiology and Physical Therapy are partnering to enhance the well-being and performance of the university’s student-athletes. Kinesiology…

Kid-Sized Simulated Patient Has Big Potential

  It’s a fact. Children behave and communicate differently than adults. For healthcare providers, the verbal and nonverbal nuances of children’s behavior can be critically…

UCF Student Health Services Named Among Best In Nation

  UCF Student Health Services has been ranked by the Princeton Review as the 15th best student health center in the nation. The ranking is featured…

How UCF Cancer Center Will Benefit Us All

  UCF’s recent purchase of the Sanford Burnham Prebys facility gives us the opportunity to create a cancer center that is rare – and serves…

UCF Hospital Groundbreaking October 25

  Groundbreaking for UCF Lake Nona Medical Center, the university’s new hospital in Lake Nona’s Medical City, is October 25 and architects have just released…

Innovation Grants Improve Nursing Student Learning

    Two College of Nursing research projects using simulation have received $10,000 Program Innovation Awards from UCF for the What’s Next, Quality Enhancement Plan….

Helping Children with Communication Disorders Gain A Voice through Apps

      Researchers at UCF and the University of New Mexico have been awarded a $2.7 million National Institutes of Health grant to study how…

Medical Teamwork Across Colleges And Continents

  A UCF interprofessional healthcare team of 51 students, faculty and volunteers provided primary care and surgeries for more than 500 patients in a remote…

Meet The New CHPS Interim Dean

He’s raised two children who are international judo champions, helped NASCAR pit crews get stronger and faster, and has taught senior citizens how to get…