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ShandsCair helicopter flight team improves night vision

Published: Jan 16th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (Jan. 13, 2010)—The ShandsCair helicopter flight team is enhancing its night vision. The team completes Federal Aviation Administration training next week and will become Florida’s fifth emergency medical […]

UF, FSU Receive Grant for Community-based Clinical Research

Published: Jan 14th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida and the Florida State University College of Medicine today jointly received $600,000 from the Board of Governors of the State University System of […]

January CTSA Consortium Newsletter Posted

Published: Jan 12th, 2011

IN THIS ISSUE… EVENTS: Save the Date — Annual International SciTS (Team Science) Conference, April 12 – 14, 2011 CTSA Committee Meetings and Activities NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS: Stanford Spectrum Launches […]

Services set for longtime UF/VA faculty member Dr. William Thomas Jr.

Published: Jan 5th, 2011

A memorial service will be held this Thursday for one of the first faculty members of the University of Florida College of Medicine. Dr. William “Billy” Clark Thomas Jr. died […]

Orlando man gets fresh start as Shands celebrates 500th lung transplant milestone

Published: Jan 3rd, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (Jan. 3, 2010)—Shands at the University of Florida recently celebrated a new milestone and gave a patient a fresh lease on life in time for the new year. […]

Principal Investigators and Deans Email and Record Retention

Published: Dec 22nd, 2010

TO: Email Recipients For Implementation FROM: Jamie Lewis Keith, Vice President and General Counsel DATE: 12/22/2010 RE: EMAIL AND RECORD RETENTION – EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY Background The Principal Investigators and Deans […]

Shands at UF receives Medals of Honor from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for organ donation and transplantation

Published: Dec 21st, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (Dec. 21, 2010)— Shands at the University of Florida has been awarded a silver and bronze Medal of Honor from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ […]

NIH Scientific Management Review Board and the Future of NCRR

Published: Dec 20th, 2010

A new page titled “NIH Scientific Management Review Board and the Future of NCRR” is now available on NCRR’s public website. This page contains links to SMRB and NIH/OD materials […]

Internal Coordination Required for NIH NCRR Shared Instrumentation Grants

Published: Dec 20th, 2010

The NIH National Center for Research Resources (NCRR) has issued its annual call for proposals for Shared Instrumentation Grants (SIG), which provide funding for shared-use research instrumentation costing more than […]

Shands Team Creates Nursing Education Application for Smartphones

Published: Dec 10th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (Dec. 9, 2010)— For years, Shands at the University of Florida nurses have utilized quick-reference pocket guides to access medical information when caring for patients at the bedside. […]