KNIGHTS Clinic Patient Education Goes Virtual

With the global pandemic affecting almost all aspects of daily life, medical students who operate the free KNIGHTS Clinic have found creative ways to continue…

UCF Medical Students Distribute Smart Thermometers To Prevent COVID-19 Spread

With physical distancing restrictions in place and student outreach like the KNIGHTS and Chapman Clinics reducing services during the pandemic, UCF medical students have come…

Five Burnett Students win Hispanic Heritage Scholarships

After Hurricane Maria ravaged her home country of Puerto Rico in 2017, Rocio Vazquez Beltran came to Florida in search of a better future and…

Med Student Recognized Nationally for ECG Screening Research

Sudden cardiac death is the most common medical cause of death in athletes. About one in 40,000 children will have their hearts stop during exercise…

Support For Students Feeling Stressed During COVID-19

More than six months into the COVID-19 pandemic, students have a new normal as they face the rigors of medical school, and the College of…

As Med School Begins, “You Are Needed Now More Than Ever”

  Kyle Benkel traded his UCF football jersey for a white coat Monday — even though his new uniform, recognizing him as a physician-in-training, came…

117 Physician Knights Graduate – Prepare to Battle COVID-19

“COVID-19 did not stop your match. It will not stop your graduation, and when you take your positions across the nation in July, YOU will…

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…

“We Are Hoping You Will Become One Of The Good Doctors”

A nuclear submarine officer, two Division 1 football players and a pair of identical twins were among the 120 new UCF medical students who received…

Lindsey Warner: Becoming Transparent

  “I think I see a happy young man,” Lindsey Warner said with a smile as he touched his beard.  “I close my eyes and…

Match Day Is March 17!

Med school seniors will match into their residencies on Friday, March 17 at noon. National Match Day is the culmination of medical students’ fourth year,…

AOA Inducts 19 Students, 2 Residents

The College of Medicine’s chapter of Alpha Omega Alpha, the national medical honor society, inducted 19 M.D. students and for the first time two residents…