UCF to Expand Space Medicine Research, Curriculum Aimed at Keeping Space Travelers Healthy

UCF’s College of Medicine has hired an internationally recognized space medicine expert to expand research into how spaceflight affects humans and create a space medicine…

UCF Graduates 117 New Physician Knights

They started medical school during a worldwide pandemic, when ICUs were full and a vaccine undiscovered. They met during Zoom classes from their off-campus homes….

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…

Prospective Students Preview UCF M.D. Program

Prospective Students Preview UCF M.D. Program Students from across the United States came to the UCF College of Medicine recently to preview the college before…

Meet Our Preceptors

We continue our series of features on community physicians who serve as preceptors at the UCF College of Medicine. Today we highlight Dr. Heather Schweizer,…

Nemours Children’s Health, UCF Partner To Elevate Quality Of Health Care For Florida’s Children

Nemours Children’s Health, one of the nation’s largest multistate pediatric health systems, and the University of Central Florida today announced a formalized, expanded partnership aimed…

Creating More Doctors Like ‘Donnie’

Nicholas Diebel was 2 when his physician father died while helping others. Today, the son works to create more doctors like Don Diebel Jr., and…

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…

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…

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…

Meet Our Preceptors

We continue our series of features on community physicians who serve as preceptors at the UCF College of Medicine. They play a key role educating…