College of Medicine-HCA Consortium Receives Approval for Two More Residencies

College of Medicine-HCA Consortium Receives Approval for Two More Residencies

A UCF College of Medicine-Hospital Corporation of America consortium, working to add needed residency slots to Florida, has received approval for two more programs – one in family medicine, another in obstetrics-gynecology. The OB-GYN residency at North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville, FL has been approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education […]

UCF, Osceola Regional Medical Center Residents Staff Presidential Inauguration

Emergency physicians in training from UCF’s College of Medicine will use their skills on a national stage this week as they staff the presidential inauguration in Washington, D.C. The doctors are completing their residencies in Emergency Medicine at Osceola Regional Medical Center. During the inauguration, three ER residents and two attending physicians from Osceola Regional will […]

100% of Med School’s First Residents Match Into Fellowships

The first graduates of the College of Medicine’s young internal medicine residency program matched into fellowships December 7 – with a 100 percent match rate for three third-year residents and two chief residents who joined highly competitive programs across the country. After completing medical school, physicians must enter a graduate medical education program of between […]

Med School Class of 2015 Matches Into Top Residencies Across Florida, Nation

Glenn Gookin and his wife Karina both want to be doctors who care for families from birth to death. Friday, the medical school seniors – one at UCF and the other at University of California-Irvine – learned via an i-Pad that they’ll do their residency training together at Methodist Hospital in Sacramento, CA. Across the […]

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This UCF-Designed Tech is Amazing

A team of UCF scientists has developed a new process for creating flexible supercapacitors that can store more energy and be recharged more than 30,000 times without degrading. The novel method from the University of Central Florida’s NanoScience Technology Center could eventually revolutionize technology as varied as mobile phones and electric vehicles. “If they were to replace the batteries with these supercapacitors, you could charge your mobile phone in a few seconds and you wouldn’t need to charge it again for over a week,” said Nitin Choudhary, a postdoctoral associate who conducted much of the research.