College of Medicine – COMmunique, August 3, 2022
 
 

New Associate General Counsel Earns National Recognition

A child of Cambodian refugees and a former ward of the state, Onchantho Am has dedicated much of her life to making an impact through...Read More...

Burnett Students Receive Highly Competitive Astronaut Scholarships

Two Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences students are among three UCF students to have been awarded the highly competitive Astronaut Scholarships this year — raising...Read More...

College of Medicine Alum, Faculty Among 2022 Shining Knights Award Winners

A College of Medicine alum and late founding faculty member have been named among UCF Alumni Shining Knights Award recipients for 2022. The 11 winners...Read More...

Two UCF Med Students Receive Prestigious National Scholarship

For the first time in history, two UCF medical students have received the prestigious American Medical Association’s Physicians of Tomorrow award – a national scholarship...Read More...

UCF Health Docs Named Orlando’s Best

Seven UCF Health doctors have been named “Top Physicians” in a 2022 Orlando Family Magazine reader’s poll. The monthly magazine has a circulation of more...Read More...

Family, Love of Horses Bonds Sister-Physicians Training in Ocala

As youngsters, Valerie and Irma Vazquez were raised on a horse farm in Puerto Rico, were champion equestrians and shared a mutual interest in medicine....Read More...

Meet Omar Martinez, New Population Health Sciences Faculty Member

A researcher who has dedicated his career to addressing societal issues that cause higher rates of disease – including cancer, HIV and substance abuse –...Read More...

What Keeps Someone Well? Med School, Lake Nona Seek Answers

UCF’s medical school is helping to lead a long-term health study of the Lake Nona community that’s designed to determine “what keeps someone well.” The...Read More...

Health Leaders Academy Helps Teens Chart Path to Medicine

At a young age, Izidoria Araujo watched as her father writhed in pain for 23 hours, waiting to receive medical care for kidney stones at...Read More...

Building on Dreams – Becoming “The Good Doctor”

120 new medical students – including a record number from UCF – received their white coats Monday in recognition of being colleagues in healthcare and...Read More...

3 UCF Colleges Receive $4.5M for Infectious Disease, Travel Health Research Initiative

UCF College of Medicine infectious disease specialists collaborate on health and travel research initiative to strengthen business continuity and improve health and safety of travelers. The...Read More...

UCF-HCA Partnership launches New Residency Program in Tallahassee

The UCF-HCA Florida Healthcare Graduate Medical Education Consortium launched the first ever Graduate Medical Education Residency Program at HCA Florida Capital Hospital. Accredited by the...Read More...

 
 
 
 
 
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