covid-19 cancer resources news, updates & information

Find cancer-relevant COVID-19 news releases, articles, blogs and webinars featuring UF Health Cancer Center members. We also provide professional development resources for physicians and researchers and external COVID-19 cancer resources.


UF Health COVID-19 Updates

See the latest UF Health updates, frequently asked questions, tools and news.


Educational Resources

Cancer in the Time of Coronavirus: The COVID-19…

On Jan. 8, the Florida Cancer Control and Research Advisory Council (CCRAB), North Central Florida Cancer Control Collaborative (NCFCCC), and UF…


UF Health’s chief epidemiologist answers common…

As the new COVID-19 vaccines are being put to use throughout the country, some people may have questions related to getting inoculated and healthy…

Nicole Iovine, lead Epidemiologist in the Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Medicine at UF Health checks in for her second dose of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine.

UPDATED: Coronavirus and COVID-19: What People…

Despite the lack of information on the safety of COVID-19 vaccines in people with cancer, many vaccinations are recommended for people with cancer…


Members making headlines

Florida Cancer Patients Await COVID-19 Vaccine

“Some protection is better than no protection,” said Dr. Merry J. Markham, acting chief of the Division of Hematology & Oncology at UF…


Dr. Folakemi Odedina Coordinates COVID-19…

Universities and health care entities throughout the state of Florida are now providing outreach and engagement to ethnic and racial minority…

Folakemi Odedina

The HERO Initiative

A new research program to understand the effect of COVID-19 on health care workers is underway at University of Florida Health and other sites across…

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Professional Development Resources

Professional Development resources

Upcoming Events for Physicians and Researchers

View upcoming internal and external webinars, lectures, events and courses.

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professional development resources

Tell us about your COVID-19-related projects

The UF Health Cancer Center would like your help gathering information about projects related to COVID-19 across campus.



COVID-19 Clinical Trials Updates


Additional Resources

American Cancer Society

National Cancer Institute

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention