KNIGHTS Clinic Wins Clinton Foundation Innovation Award

KNIGHTS Clinic Wins Clinton Foundation Innovation Award

Former President Bill Clinton this month recognized UCF’s KNIGHTS Clinic with the Innovation Award for Health Care Provider Training and Education at the Clinton Foundation’s Health Matters Activation Summit in Little Rock, AR. The student-run free clinic provides care for Central Floridians with limited access to health care. College of Medicine students created the clinic […]

High School Dropout Set To Graduate With Medical Degree

Assisted by his 3-year-old son Jairus, Army Lt. Anthony Hawkins stuck a gold pin on a giant map to mark Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, WA, where he will begin his emergency-medicine residency this summer. The pinning ceremony at the UCF College of Medicine came during National Match Day on March 17, when graduating […]

Reach for the Stars Award Honors 5 Early Career Researchers

Five of the University of Central Florida’s brightest early career professors will be honored Wednesday for their varied research activities, ranging from cutting-edge research of integrated circuit architecture to internationally recognized study of sea turtle migration. The professors will be given Reach for the Stars awards as part of the celebration of Founders’ Day. President […]

UCF Hospital Partnership Earns Key State Approval

A new hospital focused on building a healthier community, training more physicians and powering economic growth through research earned a key approval Thursday from the State University System’s Board of Governors in Tallahassee. UCF Lake Nona Medical Center, which will be built adjacent to the UCF College of Medicine, is a public-private partnership with UCF […]