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Kristy Radeker recognized with Gabor Award

Following her division-level Superior Accomplishment Award, Senior Grants Specialist Kristy L. Radeker was recognized with the Jeffrey A. Gabor Employee Recognition Award at the J. Wayne Reitz Union Grand Ballroom on April 16. University-level Gabor Award winners received a $1,000 check and a commemorative plaque for their excellence in…

Scribe program featured in Florida Medical Magazine

Click to read the article. The Department of Emergency Medicine Scribe program was recently featured in the Spring 2015 issue of the Florida Medical Magazine, a publication of the Florida Medical Association. “While medical scribes have long been fixtures in…

Research team recognized as top performer in global challenge

In the 2015 Global CAMEO Enrollment challenge, the dedicated Department of Emergency Medicine research team, led by Principal Investigator Dr. Marie-Carmelle Elie, has risen to the top out of 55 sites in four countries over the last quarter. The CAMEO study aims to recruit patients presenting with symptoms of…

Dr. Jennifer Light honored with Award for Clinical Excellence

On Wednesday evening, Dr. Jennifer Light was presented with the 2015 David A. Paulus Award for Clinical Excellence at the Faculty Appreciation Reception at the UF President’s House. Nominations for Dr. Light were submitted by several groups, including a unanimous vote from the College of Medicine’s…

Associate Director Ken Marx receives Lifetime Achievement Award from AAAEM

On March 31, Ken Marx, MA, MBA, CMPE received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association of Administrators in Academic Emergency Medicine (AAAEM). Ken is the Chief Administrator and Associate Director of the Department of Emergency Medicine. Ken received Masters in both HospitalĀ and Health Administration from the University of Iowa…

Welcome new Scribes!

Now in its third year, the Department of Emergency Medicine Scribe program has a new group of individuals who will work closely with physicians, residents, PAs, and ARNPs. We would like to welcome our newest Scribes to the program and the department: Heather Berman Connor Bracy Rishi Desai Max Egers…

Welcome UF Emergency Medicine Class of 2018

It has been another successful match year for the Department of Emergency Medicine. Thanks to the significant efforts of the program director, Bobby K. Desai, MD, his team of APDs, education support staff, and emergency medicine faculty, we have again succeeded in recruiting a competitive emergency medicine class. We are…

UF recognizes Kristy Radeker and the Department’s Superior Accomplishments in Research

The Department of Emergency Medicine is honored to announce that Kristy L. Radeker, Senior Grants Specialist, was one of 13 College of Medicine employees to win a 2015 University of Florida Superior Accomplishment Award! The Superior Accomplishment Award Program recognizes staff members who contribute outstanding and meritorious service, efficiency and/or…