UCF Go Baby Go! Receives President’s Award from National Down Syndrome Congress

UCF Go Baby Go! Receives President’s Award from National Down Syndrome Congress

Jennifer Tucker spent much of her time at last week’s National Down Syndrome Congress Annual Convention in Orlando showcasing and leading efforts to enhance mobility in children with disabilities. But the physical therapy lecturer took a break Saturday night to accept a President’s Award from the NDSC for her work on UCF Go Baby Go!, […]

Med Students Host Free Asthma Screening August 6

A UCF medical student-led initiative, Asthma Awareness Inspires Relief (AAIR), is volunteering to help community members “take back their air.” Second-year medical students Sven Eriksson, Morgan Beebe, Jessica Kris and Angela Sterling, along with fourth-year Rhea Ranjit from Florida State University’s College of Medicine  are organizing a free asthma screening  from 10 a.m. to 4 […]

UCF Alumna's Son Seeks Bone Marrow Donor

Parents of little Korbyn Martinez still are looking for that perfect donor to give him life-saving bone marrow and a chance at a healthy life. So the UCF community is rallying again with OneBlood and the “Be The Match” organization to help the 21-month-old son of engineering alumna Hillary Martinez.  Korbyn needs a bone marrow […]

#KeepDancingOrlando Med School Style

College of Medicine faculty, staff, students and leaders participated in the #KeepDancingOrlando social media effort to support victims of the Pulse terrorist attack. See our great dance moves from physicians, nurses, administrators, researchers, librarians, residents, graduate and M.D. students – and even our dean, Dr. Deborah German. “We dance to show our love of this […]