Graduation Class of 2021

On Saturday, May 15th, M.D. students crossed the stage in the Stephen C. O’Connell Center, transitioning from students to alumni. The graduates marked the end of their medical school careers and the start of new beginnings and opportunities by receiving their doctoral hoods and signing their names to the Hippocratic Oath, adding “Dr.” in front of their names for the first time.

Simulated Learning

UF Center for Experiential Learning and Simulation

Improving health care in Florida, the nation and the world through excellence in health care simulation, integrating training, innovation and discovery.

Dr. Paterson describes the elements of CELS, and how the center is instrumental in delivering safer and higher quality care to patients.  Play Video

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Lifetime Achievement Award

Congratulations Dr. Novak!

Dr. Maureen Novak joined the UF Faculty in 1997. Over the last 24 years, Dr. Novak has served as program director for the pediatric residency, pediatric clerkship director, vice-chair of pediatric education, and associate dean for medical education. Along her journey, she has mentored innumerate students, residents, and faculty.


Kenneth Kellner Award

Congratulations Dr. Hatch!

Dr. Rob Hatch has been selected as recipient of the Kenneth Kellner MD, PhD Clerkship Director of the Year. Over the years, his work has inspired an innumerate number of students, faculty, and residents. Thank you your tireless work advancing the educational mission of the University of Florida College of Medicine.

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COM Student News

UF School of PA Studies graduates 57 in annual commencement ceremony

The ceremony was held June 19 at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Undergraduate UF student wins fellowship

Student wins American Physiological Society fellowship to explore nature of research and the scientific process

Graduate student makes her mark early

Mai Tanaka-Wakefield, a UF Ph.D. student studying cancer biology, meets with lawmakers

New beginnings for the class of 2021

Spring commencement ceremonies celebrate Ph.D. and M.D. graduates from the UF College of Medicine

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