“You Can’t Give Up: You Were Meant To Be A Doctor”

Mays Alani was losing hope of ever becoming a practicing physician. She’d graduated from the Medical University of Bahrain, but as a foreign-trained M.D. had…

West Florida Healthcare, UCF Launch New Residency Program

West Florida Healthcare in Pensacola announced Tuesday their first ever Graduate Medical Education Residency Programs in partnership with the UCF College of Medicine. Accredited by…

UCF Internal Medicine Residents Helping to Promote COVID-19 Vaccine

Internal Medicine residents at Osceola Regional Medical Center are playing their part in encouraging Central Florida residents to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Three residents are…

COM Grads Featured on FOX 35 Black History Month Series

UCF College of Medicine graduates Drs. Gabe Williams and Monet Winslow were featured by FOX 35 Orlando as part of its Black History Month highlights….

GME Psychiatry Faculty Member Wins National Teaching Award

Dr. Daniel Witter, who leads the UCF-HCA psychiatry residency program at North Florida Regional Medical Center, has received a national award for the way he…

Physician Staying In Osceola To Care For “The New Family I Love”

As a young physician, Mustafa Kinaan helped build UCF’s new residency and fellowship programs. After five years of training, he’s staying in Greater Orlando to…

Dr. Klapheke Takes On New Role In Psychiatry Residency Program

As the UCF-HCA Orlando Psychiatry Residency Program enters its third year, Dr. Martin Klapheke who previously served as the program’s director has been named director…

UCF-HCA Announce New Vascular Surgery Fellowship

A new Vascular Surgery fellowship program, based at the Orlando VA Medical Center and Osceola Regional Medical Center, has received initial accreditation and is seeking…

Residents Grapple With COVID-19

  Hospital emergency rooms are chaotic in normal times. Try being an Emergency Medicine resident during a pandemic. As the nation’s healthcare system deals with…

Matching Into Their Dreams

Jaclyn Marrinan (pictured above right) spent a year in West Africa fighting the Ebola outbreak. Friday, as the coronavirus pandemic made drastic changes to the…

UCF-HCA Gain 194 Residents, Fellows

Taylor Murphy and Marisa Taddeo met on their first day of medical school, and on Friday – as newlyweds – they became the latest residents…

Pediatric Resident Reflects On First Year Of Training

Almost a year since beginning his pediatrics residency at Nemours Children’s Hospital, Dr. Gabriel Williams strides confidently through the hospital halls and is greeted warmly…