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Angiolillo leads research on genetic testing for cardiovascular patients

Angiolillo leads research on genetic testing for cardiovascular patients

Dominick Angiolillo, MD, PhD, a professor of medicine and director of cardiovascular research at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville, is leading a study of UF Health Jacksonville patients undergoing stent procedures.

Dr. Leon Haley named <br/>UF COMJ dean

Dr. Leon Haley named
UF COMJ dean

Leon L. Haley Jr., MD, MHSA, FACEP, CPE, has been named dean of the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville. He will officially assume his new role Jan. 1, 2017. The appointment was announced by David S. Guzick, MD, PhD, president of UF Health and senior vice president for health affairs at the University of Florida.

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.

The Dean's List

Dr. Daniel R. Wilson, M.D., Ph.D.

UF Health North: The First Year and the Road Ahead

Feb 19, 2016

Can you believe it has already been a full year since we cut the ribbon and opened the doors at the North? Looking back, the fanfare and excitement at the February 2015 ribbon-cutting ceremony foreshadowed the response and success this state-of-the-art outpatient medical center would enjoy.

Media Coverage

No shave November
News4Jax (WJXT) • November 12, 2016

Pediatricians update screen time guidelines for kids
News4Jax (WJXT) • October 21, 2016

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Recent Articles

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Simple genetic test shows promise for better outcomes in heart stent patients

11/21/2016

A quick, precise genetic test can significantly reduce the risk of cardiovascular events by helping to identify more effective medicati... [full story]

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UF Health Jacksonville salutes all who have served

11/7/2016

They may not wear the uniform anymore, but their commitment to service has never ceased. It’s why UF Health Jacksonville takes ti... [full story]

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UF Health Jacksonville honored for innovation excellence

11/4/2016

UF Health Jacksonville has been honored by national health care leader Vizient Inc. with the company’s inaugural Innovation Excel... [full story]

On The Same Page

Dr. David Guzick, M.D., Ph.D.

Hurricane Matthew: Stories from the Front Line

Nov 8, 2016

Beginning as a tropical storm 35 miles southeast of St Lucia on Sept. 28, 2016, Hurricane Matthew explosively intensified as it tracked across the Caribbean Sea. Matthew became a hurricane 190 miles northeast of Curaçao on Sept. 29. It ultimately achieved Category 5 intensity the following day, the first hurricane of that intensity since Hurricane Felix in 2007.

The Post

The PostHeart to Heart

October 2016

UF surgeons and dedicated medical teams give miracle conjoined twins a chance at a full life through ground-breaking procedures.