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North Central Florida’s Highest Level of Comprehensive Stroke Care

The University of Florida Health Shands Comprehensive Stroke Center has earned national comprehensive stroke center certification from The Joint Commission for Hospital Accreditation. The UF Health Shands Comprehensive Stroke Center […]


PNET and Medulloblastoma Study

UF HEALTH CANCER CENTER RE-MATCH CLINICAL TRIAL UF IRB 128-2013 A research study for pediatric patients with Recurrent Medulloblastoma and Recurrent Cerebral Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors (PNETs) Fast Facts Brochure Subject inclusion criteria: […]


Chairman’s Welcome

On behalf of the faculty and staff of the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Florida and Shands/UF Hospital – Welcome! Our department continues its long-standing legacy and unwavering […]

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2014 Progress Report: Synergy Improves Patient Outcomes

2014 Progress Report: Synergy Improves Patient Outcomes

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At 3:15 in the morning…

At 3:15 in the morning, almost one year ago to the day, Catherine Flanigan woke up and asked her husband for assistance in going to the bathroom. Her speech was […]

Altzheimer’s Link to Stress, UF Researchers Find

University of Florida Health researchers have uncovered more evidence of a link between the brain’s stress response and a protein related to Alzheimer’s disease. The research, conducted on a mouse […]

Alzheimer’s researchers Receive $1.56 Million Funding

A team of Alzheimer’s disease researchers and advocates, including a University of Florida investigator, has received a three-year, $1.56 million funding award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, or PCORI, […]

Five-Year, $7.15 Million Grant to Study Muscular Dystrophy

A new five-year, $7.15 million grant from the National Institutes of Health will support the University of Florida’s continued study of MRI to track Duchenne muscular dystrophy disease progression. Duchenne […]

Stroke Outcomes Affected by Insurance Status, UF Researcher Shows

Stroke victims who use Medicaid or are uninsured were more likely to die, stay hospitalized longer and have worse medical outcomes than patients with private insurance, a study by University […]

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