The Epitome of Empathy: Medical Students Respond to Classmate’s Tragedy

The Epitome of Empathy: Medical Students Respond to Classmate's Tragedy

UCF medical student Kesha Thomas was driving home from surgical training in Davenport when she received the call from one of her teenage daughters: Their apartment was on fire. By the time she arrived in Orlando, their home was in ruins, one of 20 apartments left uninhabitable. The fire displaced a total of 58 residents […]

Med School Announces New Emergency Medicine Residency, Seeks Applicants Now

The University of Central Florida College of Medicine has a new Emergency Medicine residency program that will begin in July 2016 and is seeking immediate applicants. The medical school’s newest graduate medical education (GME) training program is in partnership with Osceola Regional Medical Center and is designed to bring more trained doctors to the Central […]

UCF Adds New Graduate Program in Nursing, Health Care Simulation

The new Nursing and Healthcare Simulation program is the first and only program of its kind in Florida, and one of just a few programs in the nation. Students will develop skills for leading simulation programs in education, team training and quality improvement in health care. The innovative online program is being offered in two options for nurses […]

Med Student Creates Another Winning Invention

A UCF medical student has won a statewide innovation and entrepreneurship award for a computerized imaging process that could help doctors diagnose diseases of the eye earlier and more accurately. The technology is the second medical invention of Jae Kim, a Class of 2017 student who earned his Master’s degree in electric engineering at UCLA […]