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UF COMJ welcomes<br/>new department head

UF COMJ welcomes
new department head

Paul Dougherty, MD, is the new chair of orthopaedic surgery and rehabilitation at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville. He comes here from Detroit Medical Center and Wayne State University in Michigan, where he was professor of orthopaedic surgery and director of its residency program.

Fanfare, photos and fellowship highlight Celebration of Education

Fanfare, photos and fellowship highlight Celebration of Education

Nearly 140 residents and fellows have recently completed training programs at UFCOMJ. Their accomplishments were recognized during the June 8 Celebration of Education ceremony, which also featured the announcement of several academic awards.

A recognition of research in Jacksonville and beyond

A recognition of research in Jacksonville and beyond

Steven Cuffe, MD, professor and chair of psychiatry, is the winner of this year’s Robert C. Nuss Researcher/Scholar Award, which is given to a UFCOMJ faculty member who has a distinguished record of current research. Cuffe received the honor during the May 19 Celebration of Research event, which highlighted on-campus research and discovery.

UFCOMJ to soon welcome <br/>new residents to campus

UFCOMJ to soon welcome
new residents to campus

Within the next few months, dozens of new medical residents will begin their respective training programs at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville. Most of the 89 training positions, which span across 11 UFCOMJ residency programs, were filled through the national Match Day process.

News & Announcements

Paul Dougherty, MD, named chair of UF department of orthopaedic surgery in Jacksonville - Thumb

Paul Dougherty, MD, named chair of UF department of orthopaedic surgery in Jacksonville

9/20/2016

The University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville has appointed Paul Dougherty, MD, as chair of the department of orth... [full story]

Rathore elected to Florida Medical Association’s Board of Governors  - Thumb

Rathore elected to Florida Medical Association’s Board of Governors

9/8/2016

Mobeen Rathore, MD, professor and associate chair of pediatrics at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville,... [full story]

An Update for UFCOM-J Faculty and TEAMS Staff Regarding Hurricane Hermine - Thumb

An Update for UFCOM-J Faculty and TEAMS Staff Regarding Hurricane Hermine

9/2/2016

UFCOM-J Faculty and TEAMS staff:   Due to the Tropical Storm Hermine forecast, UF operations in Jacksonville will close on Frida... [full story]

From tremors to tranquility: Deep brain stimulation transforms life of Parkinson’s patient  - Thumb

From tremors to tranquility: Deep brain stimulation transforms life of Parkinson’s patient

8/10/2016

The guitar was silenced and placed in its case. The microphone was turned off and unplugged. John Clemens could no longer play music. T... [full story]

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