Recent News

Marie-Carmelle Elie, MD is a Site PI on a 5-year 12 Million Dollar Award to NYU from PCORI

Dr. Marie-Carmelle Elie, MD is a site Principal Investigator of a 5-year project titled “Emergency- Department Initiated Palliative Care in Older Adults with Advanced Illness”, which was recently awarded by PCORI to New York University. This study aims to test the comparative effectiveness of nurse-led telephonic case management versus facilitated,…

Dr. Henry Young, MD Appointed as KL2 Scholar

Dr. Henry Young, MD was offered an appointment as a KL2 Scholar funded by a National Institute of Health (NIH), National Center for Advancement of Translational Science (NCATS) Award Number 1KL2TR001429.  Dr. Young will be exploring the implementation of a patient centered approach to treating pain-utilizing alternatives to opioids in the…

UF Health Shands opens exam room for sexual assault victims

S.A.N.E. Room Ribbon Cutting UF Health Shands Hospital opened its Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner’s room on October 25th, 2017. The room provides a dedicated space for sexual assault survivors to seek treatment in a private and quiet area located outside the main emergency…

Work in the Department of Emergency Medicine

The University of Florida College of Medicine's Department of Emergency Medicine in Gainesville, Florida, is seeking talented, highly motivated emergency medicine physicians to join our robust dynamic department of 44 faculty, with an expanding residency program and increased fellowship opportunities.

Emergency care comes to southwest Gainesville

University of Florida Health celebrated the opening of its newest freestanding emergency room, the UF Health Emergency Center – Kanapaha, Monday (Sept. 26), providing access to emergency care for residents of southwest Gainesville.