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New Patients and Self Referrals: Please call our offices in Gainesville at (352) 273-6990 …or click here , to email us, telling us your name, phone number and a good […]


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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The Department of Neurosurgery Became the First Named Department in the University of Florida College of Medicine’s 60-year History

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — By Karen Dooley: The department of neurosurgery became the first named department in the University of Florida College of Medicine’s 60-year history on Saturday, when it was […]


Best Poster Competition Winner

A challenge all scientists face is explaining their research projects to the public and even to other scientists. UF’s department of Biomedical Engineering holds an “ANNUAL PRUITT RESEARCH DAY” competition in which […]

At 3:15 in the morning…

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

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, […]

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