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Awards, recognition highlight annual Celebration of Research event

Awards, recognition highlight annual Celebration of Research event

Published: June 02, 2015


Phyllis Hendry, MD, has been recognized in a major way for her medical research efforts in Jacksonville and beyond.
UF pathology professor honored in Italy for breast cancer advocacy

UF pathology professor honored in Italy for breast cancer advocacy

Published: May 29, 2015


Shahla Masood, MD, professor and chair of pathology and laboratory medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville, was a guest speaker at this year’s Susan G. Komen Italia celebration, held May14-17 in Rome, Italy. Susan G. Komen Italia is a partnership between the renowned Susan G. Komen organization and the Catholic University of Rome to fight breast cancer largely through advocacy and fundraising.
Neurosurgeon removes spinal tumor, relieves patient of extreme numbness

Neurosurgeon removes spinal tumor, relieves patient of extreme numbness

Published: May 27, 2015


Unfortunately for Joseph Leroy, a walking cane had become his best friend. The weakness in his legs was too much to bear unassisted. He also experienced stints of leg and abdominal numbness, as well as left arm weakness.

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Boy with autism wanders from home

News4Jax (WJXT) - Published: April 22, 2015