Prostate cancer screening: An expert explains why new guidelines were needed

Federal prostate cancer screening guidelines swing back toward more responsible testing, writes Dr. Li-Ming Su, chair of the UF Department of Urology. So what does that mean for men?

Florida Cancer Centers Awarded $1.36 Million to Fight Pancreatic Cancer

The Florida Pancreas Collaborative will investigate biological processes that may underlie disparities and poor outcomes related to pancreatic cancer and target them with more effective therapeutic strategies tailored to the individual.

The CRISPR Revolution

“CRISPR has unleashed a creativity in biomedical science, cancer science, neuroscience.”

Blog: Prevent and Protect Against HPV

Help protect yourself and your loved ones from the harmful HPV strains that can lead to cancer — get the facts on HPV.

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UF veterinarians perform groundbreaking electrochemotherapy on two Florida sea turtles

UF veterinarians perform groundbreaking electrochemotherapy on two Florida sea turtles

February 26, 2018

In a collaboration made possible through public and private support, University of Florida veterinarians recently performed electrochemotherapy to treat two sea turtles with debilitating tumors in the...

Affiliation with National Cancer Institute makes novel cancer treatments available to patients

Affiliation with National Cancer Institute makes novel cancer treatments available to patients

February 13, 2018

The University of Florida Health Cancer Center has been accepted into an exclusive national clinical trials network that will give UF Health cancer patients access to leading-edge clinical trials.

UF Health pediatric oncology patients are first in nation to pilot HealthSteps mobile platform

UF Health pediatric oncology patients are first in nation to pilot HealthSteps mobile platform

February 6, 2018

A select group of University of Florida Health pediatric oncology patients are being enrolled in a trial for HealthSteps — a smartphone-based digital care plan with clear patient care instructions,...

The Year in Review: Celebrating Our Achievements in 2017, Part 2

The Year in Review: Celebrating Our Achievements in 2017, Part 2

January 25, 2018

Part 2 of our “Year in Review” focuses on the hospitals, research institutes and centers that are part of the UF Health family:

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UF alum tackles cancer in the heart of the Gator Nation

"There's no way to describe what happens to you when a doctor tells you that you have cancer. Your whole world changes in an instant. The things you are thinking and planning vanish. You move to the moment."

Nancy P. Mendenhall, M.D., named UF 2018 Clinical Science Researcher of the Year

Nancy P. Mendenhall, M.D., has been named the 2018 Clinical Science Researcher of the Year by the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville. The recognition comes, in part, […]

Member Highlight: Stephanie Staras

A Q&A with Dr. Staras to discuss her research and what led her to focus on HPV interventions.