Embracing Freedom: UCF Clinic Helps Woman Achieve American Dream

Embracing Freedom: UCF Clinic Helps Woman Achieve American Dream

This Fourth of July, Fernanda Mello has much to celebrate: becoming a U.S. citizen as a result of working hard to master English following her arrival in Orlando from her native Brazil at age 15. She treasures the freedom she’s found in America, including freedom of speech. For Mello, that carries greater meaning than it […]

Improving Your Health With Alternative Therapies

Alternative therapies like herbs, supplements, acupuncture and meditation can help a variety of health conditions. There is growing scientific evidence on the importance of traditional/alternative therapies and their role in modern medicine, UCF Health’s new integrated medicine specialist told a community gathering June 17. Dr. Christopher Smith, a board-certified family medicine specialist who completed a […]

AutoNation Cure Bowl Supports UCF Breast Cancer Research

December 19’s AutoNation Cure Bowl at the Orlando Citrus Bowl will not only be a college football celebration, it will support breast cancer research, including the work of College of Medicine Associate Professor Dr. Annette Khaled. On Tuesday, Florida Hospital announced its corporate sponsorship of the NCAA event that will benefit the Breast Cancer Research […]

Student Care Services Hosts Case Manager Drive-In Conference

On May 29, UCF Student Care Services hosted the 3rd annual Florida Case Management Drive-In Conference for case managers from various higher education institutions across the state. Members from 11 Florida institutions and one Georgia institution participated in the day-long conference. Participants included Dean of Students, Counseling Center staff, case managers and staff who support […]