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The Best of USF Health 2023

It’s been a busy year at USF Health! Check out our top-viewed videos and social posts for 2023.

December 19, 2023College of Nursing, Morsani College of Medicine, Research, Taneja College of Pharmacy

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Fourth Quarter 2023 Winners Earn Press Ganey Awards

Fourth Quarter 2023 top performers earn Press Ganey Awards

December 14, 2023Honors & Awards

A blood test may help detect strokes more rapidly

Making stroke detection as American as apple pie

Imagine a device that will be able to quickly determine not only whether a person has suffered a stroke but also when the stroke occurred.

December 13, 2023Research

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USF Health’s Mycesha Romeo earns USF Health Culture Coin

USF Health's Mycesha Romeo earns a USF Health Culture Coin.

December 12, 2023Honors & Awards, Morsani College of Medicine

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USF Health Heart Institute Doctors Are Upbeat about Cardiac Regeneration

USF Health Heart Institute researchers are studying ways to help repair damage to heart muscle cells called cardiomyocytes after a heart attack.

December 8, 2023Morsani College of Medicine, Research

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Medical student earns recognition as Culture Champion

Medical student Jose Malavet earned recognition as a Culture Champion for his compassion and selfless service.

December 7, 2023Honors & Awards

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Keith Waters earns USF Health Culture Coin

USF Health’s Keith Waters, a United States Army veteran and service coordinator for the Bay Area Early Steps Program, is enhancing the lives of children by providing crucial support to families and ensuring that every child receives the necessary interventions for their growth and development through the USF Health Pediatrics Early Steps program.

December 7, 2023Honors & Awards, Morsani College of Medicine

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USF Health Voice Center gives patient a better life ahead

James Peach was a correctional officer for Hardee Correctional Institute and was a victim of a near-fatal assault by inmates. On the day of the incident, Peach was lining up the inmates and carrying out his duties. The aftermath left him with four brain bleeds, two fractures in his neck, and a ruptured eardrum, and he was given a 1% chance of survival. Peach was left unable to talk, breathe on his own, or eat, facing an incredibly complex and dire medical situation.

December 6, 2023Morsani College of Medicine, Patient Care

Jose Lezama portrait

MCOM’s Dr. Jose Lezama earns ACP prestigious Mastership honor

Dr. Jose Lezama earns Mastership into the American College of Physicians.

December 6, 2023Honors & Awards

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USF Health expands primary care training with new Family Medicine residency program

The USF Health Morsani College of Medicine has launched a new residency training program in family medicine to add much-needed primary care practitioners to the Florida health care workforce.

November 27, 2023Morsani College of Medicine

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USF Health physician named journal associate editor

Dr. Anjali Kaimal has been named the inaugural associate editor of obstetrics of the academic journal Obstetrics & Gynecology.

November 27, 2023Honors & Awards, Morsani College of Medicine

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Dr. Daniela Crousillat honored by the American Heart Association

Daniela Crousillat, MD, has been named the 2023 Tampa Bay Leaders of Impact winner by the American Heart Association.

November 22, 2023Honors & Awards, Morsani College of Medicine

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USF Health News highlights the great work of the faculty, staff and students across the four health colleges – Morsani College of Medicine, College of Public Health, College of Nursing and Taneja College of Pharmacy – and the multispecialty physicians group. USF Health, an integral part of the University of South Florida, integrates research, education and health care to reach our shared value - making life better.