UCF to Begin Double Degree in Engineering-Biomedical Sciences for Pre-Med

UCF to Begin Double Degree in Engineering-Biomedical Sciences for Pre-Med

As medicine incorporates greater use of technology – in areas such as tissue engineering and 3-D printing – UCF will begin  a double-degree program in engineering and biomedical sciences in Fall 2017 that that will prepare outstanding, technically versed candidates for medical school. The new Medicine-Engineering Double Degree (MEDD) program is a partnership between the […]

UCF-HCA Partnership Gets First Surgical Residency Program

UCF’s College of Medicine and Hospital Corporation of America’s (HCA) North Florida Division have received approval to begin their eighth residency program – the first in general surgery – and will begin training physicians in July 2017 at Ocala Regional Medical Center. The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)’s approval of the new surgical […]

IP Network Partners With UCF College of Medicine To Improve Quality And Affordability Of Care

Integrated Independent Physicians Network, LLC (the IP Network), an organization of more than 1,100 independent physicians and other healthcare providers in Central Florida, has signed a letter of intent to partner with the UCF College of Medicine to improve patient care by sharing resources such as Health IT, clinical best practices and collaborative research efforts. […]

Biomechanical Forces May Cause Heart Disease -- UCF Researcher Explores Why

What do your car and the cells within your body have in common? They each have their own mechanical system. A UCF College of Medicine and Engineering and Computer Science researcher just received a grant worth almost $1 million from the National Institutes of Health to decipher how mechanical forces in your cells can cause […]

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A Bold Move

A bold move by UCF. 30,000 jobs. And billions in economic development. The only project of its kind. Some call it a game changer. We call it a medical city. With research, hospitals and a College of Medicine…we’re transforming and savings lives. I’m Rick Walsh, UCF Class of ’77.