Latest Stories of Philanthropy

Back in his hometown, raising money for a state-of-the-art resident conference room

Barry M. McCook, M.D., associate professor and chair of the department of radiology is putting his own money toward building a state-of-the-art resident education conference room.

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Orthopaedic surgeon gives back to fund research and education

John S. Kirkpatrick M.D.: Football injury starts him down road to orthopaedic surgery

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Honoring a mentor and furthering a passion for research

Marc A. Notrica, M.D., M.S., spent five years as a research pharmacologist instead of the traditional path from undergrad directly to medical school.

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Wants contribution to provide same research opportunity that launched his career

Joe Chehade, M.D., wants residents and fellows to have an opportunity for a career jumpstart like he had.

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Donation reflects his leadership roles in neurology and research

Alan R. Berger, M.D., professor and chair of the neurology department, gives back to the college with a $10,000 commitment.

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Internal Medicine Fund supports UF's educational programs

Arshag D. Mooradian, M.D., professor and chair of the department of medicine, created the Internal Medicine General Fund.

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Cardiothoracic surgeon's generosity reaches around the world

Constance K. Haan, M.D., M.S., is continuously mindful of her personal mission to make a difference, one patient at a time.

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CEO/CFO Nancy Frashuer sets example in employee giving

Nancy Frashuer has dug into her pockets to support the workplace she loves and its compassionate missions.

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Belief in college leads to private gift from Jacksonville faculty member

For Richard D. White, MD, giving to the UF College of Medicine-Jacksonville came naturally.

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Drs. Robert Nuss and Ann Harwood-Nuss Encourage a Philanthropy Culture in Jacksonville

The two have made several significant contributions to a program near and dear to their hearts – medical resident education.

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Dr. Guy Benrubi Honors a Mentor, Friend and Dean

Benrubi fulfills pledge to the University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville campus for a $35,000 gift to the Robert C. Nuss, M.D., Exemplary Leadership Fund.

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Chiu Family Endows Pediatrics Professorship

The Chiu Family bequest marks the second pediatrics professorship in Jacksonville.

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