College of Medicine/HCA Announce Two New ER Residencies

College of Medicine/HCA Announce Two New ER Residencies

Two new Emergency Medicine Residency Programs, based at North Florida Regional Medical Center in Gainesville, FL and Ocala Regional Medical Center in Ocala, FL have received initial accreditation and are seeking immediate applicants. The programs are part of a UCF College of Medicine-Hospital Corporation of America consortium seeking to add 600 residency slots to Florida […]

Med School Hosts Florida Lupus Foundation Event April 8

What happens when your body wages war on itself? When the immune system that’s supposed to protect you from disease suddenly attacks healthy cells and tissues? The 1.5 million Americans with lupus are living that scenario. Their chronic rheumatic disease causes symptoms such as extreme fatigue, pain and disfiguring rashes and can cause damage to […]

Residency Programs Growing With UCF Graduates

UCF and Hospital Corporation of America’s joint residency programs gained more than 100 new physicians after National Match Day results and nine of the new residents are from the UCF College of Medicine. Through a partnership with HCA, UCF now has 11 accredited residency programs in Central and North Central Florida with more on the […]

Engineering Students Learn About Greatest Machine: The Human Body

Inspired by her little brother who has two cochlear implants to aid his hearing and an insulin pump to treat his diabetes, Christine Sleppy wants to combine her engineering skills with medicine to help change lives. “Growing up, I saw how that sort of technology changed his life as well our whole family and made […]


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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.