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2023 UF COM Women in Medicine and Science Celebration

The Women in Medicine and Science (WIMS) group celebrates colleagues who have been promoted, awarded research grants, or received special recognition and awards in 2023. Promotion to Research Professor Lisa Merlo, PhD American Medical Women’s Association 2023 INSPIRE Award Ludmila De Faria, MD…

Dr. De Faria receives AMWA INSPIRE Award

Ludmila De Faria, MD has been named one of the American Medical Women’s Association’s (AMWA) 65 women physicians recognized for inspiring others as they lead the way forward in medicine and healthcare.

Black History Month

February is Black History Month, let us take a moment to recognize Black Americans’ contributions to the field of medicine. Today we will learn about Dr. Georgio Legerme, currently a PGY-2 in our UF Psychiatry Residency Program. He was nominated by fellow PGY-2, Manonmani Murugappan, DO.

Dr. Jacobs celebrated in COM tribute

At the University of Florida College of Medicine, Black scientists and health care providers have made a lasting impact. Learn about the stories of three African American students, alumni and faculty from our PA, Ph.D. and M.D. concentrations below.

Psychiatry Health Equity & Diversity Day

The UF department of psychiatry held their Health Equity and Diversity Day Friday, February 17th at the UF Health Psychiatric Hospital. The day kicked off with a lunch at the Psychiatric Hospital followed by a presentation from Mary Barber, MD, MDiv. Dr. Barber became an Episcopal priest…

Black History Month

February is Black History Month, let us take a moment to recognize Black Americans’ contributions to the field of medicine. Today we will learn about Cassandra Newkirk, M.D. She was nominated by Ludmilla De Faria, M.D. for her advocacy work with healthcare for incarcerated women and mentoring in health…

Black History Month

February is Black History Month, let us take a moment to recognize Black Americans’ contributions to the field of medicine. Today we will learn about Dr. Robert Bragg, he was nominated by Michelle Jacobs-Elliott, M.D. Dr. Bragg was a professor and dean of the Office of Minority Affairs at…

Hispanic Heritage Month

As the nation honors the cultures and contributions of Hispanic and Latin Americans, the UF department of psychiatry invites you to celebrate those who have contributed to the field of mental health.

Hispanic Heritage Month

As the nation honors the cultures and contributions of Hispanic and Latin Americans, the UF department of psychiatry invites you to celebrate those who have contributed to the field of mental health.

Hispanic Heritage Month

As the nation honors the cultures and contributions of Hispanic and Latin Americans, the UF department of psychiatry invites you to celebrate those who have contributed to the field of mental health.