Stroke Patient Thanks Physicians Who Saved Him

Lauren Brown awoke at 4:30 AM and found her husband, Alex, rocking back and forth on the side of the bed.  She asked what he…

UCF-HCA Programs Gain More Than 200 New Residents

UCF medical student Hunter Hampton is passionate about helping people function better in their daily lives – especially those suffering from cancer pain. He continues…

All Class Of 2024 Students Match — Record Number In Psychiatry

Bernard Sarmiento opened his Match Day 2024 envelope, saw the name “Harvard” and thought of his mother, a psychiatrist he saw care deeply about her…

New REI Fellowship Just Third In Florida

A new UCF-HCA Healthcare fellowship will help Central Florida women and couples seeking medical treatment for infertility — and is just the third such training…

UCF Patent Will Improve Patient Care

A College of Medicine alum and his UCF research mentor have secured a patent for a digital tool that will help provide better care for…

UCF-HCA Add New Residency, Fellowship — Firsts in Florida

UCF and HCA Florida Healthcare are starting their first residency program – in Internal Medicine — at HCA Florida Ft. Walton-Destin Hospital and are also…

Resident Identifies Geographical Links to Colon Cancer, Earns International Research Honor

A UCF-HCA Healthcare resident received international honors for his research showing that Southern U.S. states – which also have the nation’s highest obesity rates –…

Dean German Named Central Florida Woman Of The Year

The Women’s Executive Council of Orlando has named Dr. Deborah German, UCF’s vice president for health affairs and founding dean of its medical school, as…

Be the Match for Someone in Need

For patients suffering from leukemia and other blood disorders, a donation of stem cells or bone marrow is often the only option to save their…

“I am So Proud of You”

Gustavo Marino stood at attention in his Air Force uniform Friday as the UCF graduation crowd and his Class of 2023 M.D. colleagues cheered. He…

UCF Graduates 1,000th Physician

UCF’s College of Medicine graduated its 1,000th physician Friday with steamers, cheers, tears and military salutes. “You are my 1K graduates,” Dr. Deborah German, vice…

Pediatric Boot Camp Prepares Medical Students for Residencies

Fourth-year medical students preparing for pediatric residencies participated in a week-long capstone course recently at Nemours Children’s Health where they received hands-on training in their…