Grand Rounds

UCF College of Medicine Announces 11th Annual MedPACt Global Health Conference

Jan 03, 2022 at 05:35 pm by pj

    Virtual Event from 8am-5pm   January 15   To register visit: https://www.ucfglobalhealth.org The medical student-run conference is geared to.... Read More

OMNI Healthcare Offers Covid-19 Testing, Vaccine, and Boosters

Dec 29, 2021 at 05:03 pm by pj

MELBOURNE, FL - In light of the recent surge in Covid-19 cases in Central Florida, OMNI Healthcare reminds the public that testing and vaccine are available at its offices t.... Read More

Taking on the Stairs: Locally Impacting Lung Disease

Dec 29, 2021 at 11:48 am by pj

By JANELLE HOM The Fight For Air Climb Orlando will be celebrating its 15th Anniversary on February 19, 2022. This event was masterminded by a lung cancer patient in 2007 and.... Read More

Veterans Burial Benefits: Did you know…

Dec 22, 2021 at 12:09 pm by pj

By TEE ROGERS  First, to all veterans, thank you for your service. I hope this information will help you or someone you know. Recently I met with a young man whose fath.... Read More

The Story of The Christmas Seals – Fighting Tuberculosis since 1907 

Dec 21, 2021 at 09:31 pm by pj

In the early 20th century, tuberculosis was the leading cause of death in the United States. Physicians were experiencing the first signs of success treating tuberculosis in s.... Read More

ConcordRENTS Donates $100,000 to Support Hunger Relief with Grant to Second Harvest Food Bank

Dec 21, 2021 at 09:11 pm by pj

  Funds Will Be Used to Purchase Fresh Produce from Local Farmers   Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida recently received a $100,000 donation from&nb.... Read More

Announcing the PSCF 2022 Annual Meeting

Dec 20, 2021 at 03:45 pm by pj

 

PNC Awards $500,000 To AdventHealth for Children to Address Racial Inequality in Historic Communities of West Lakes

Dec 20, 2021 at 11:14 am by pj

  Support to expand financial education, workforce development and economic empowerment in neighborhood surrounding Camping World Stadium   PNC announced today i.... Read More

FREE Orange County COVID-19 Vaccination Events this Week

Dec 20, 2021 at 10:58 am by pj

This week, the Florida Department of Health in Orange County will host several FREE COVID-19 Vaccination events in the community.   The Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson and.... Read More

Five Lessons Learned During the COVID-19 Delta Surge

Dec 20, 2021 at 10:51 am by pj

  AdventHealth Central Florida Division physician leaders published findings related to pandemic learnings that improved outcomes   Physician leaders from the&nbs.... Read More

AdventHealth ‘Tops Out’ Landmark Building, Newly Dubbed ‘Innovation Tower’

Dec 16, 2021 at 08:50 pm by pj

The 12-story structure, located off I-4 on the Health Village campus in Orlando, will be home to the Rothman Orthopaedic Institute, neurology and neurosurgery services, an amb.... Read More

Sirena Madden Joins Millenia Partners

Dec 16, 2021 at 04:41 pm by pj

   Sirena Madden has joined the Millenia Partners team as a Senior Healthcare Associate.    As a former Principal with CMAC Partners, Sirena led sales.... Read More

New Medication-Assisted Treatment Center Now Open in Longwood

Dec 15, 2021 at 10:25 pm by pj

North Orlando CTC offers outpatient care for adults who are struggling with opioid addiction   LONGWOOD — Adults in the Longwood, Florida, area who are strug.... Read More

Children’s Mental Health Emergency Drives Local Nonprofit’s Suicide Prevention Campaign for the Holidays

Dec 15, 2021 at 10:23 pm by pj

  While the COVID-19 pandemic has negatively impacted everyone's collective mental health over the past 19 months, it has had particularly devasting effects on chil.... Read More

The PSCF Foundation is Now Accepting Applications for the Beneficiary of the 2022 PSCF Foundation Gala

Dec 15, 2021 at 09:42 am by pj

  The PSCF Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the Physicians Society of Central Florida and is organized exclusively for charitable, educational and sc.... Read More

Celebrating Advocacy, Action and a Year of Success Building Rare Disease Advisory Councils

Dec 15, 2021 at 09:34 am by pj

  7 Rare Disease Advisory Councils Established Since Launch of NORD’s Project RDAC In 2015, the first rare disease advisory council was created in North Carolina.... Read More

Orlando Business and Medical Leaders Elected to American Lung Association Board

Dec 14, 2021 at 05:41 pm by pj

ORLANDO - The American Lung Association in Central Florida announced that five local business and medical leaders have been elected to the Local Leadership Board of Directors..... Read More

Meditation Brings Robust Immune System Activation, UF Health Researchers Find

Dec 14, 2021 at 05:28 pm by pj

By Doug Bennett GAINESVILLE — Eight days of intense meditation causes robust activation of the immune system, University of Florida researchers and their colleagues hav.... Read More

Orlando Health Welcomes Physicians to Expanding Neuroscience & Rehabilitation Institute

Dec 14, 2021 at 02:55 pm by pj

Orlando Health recently announced the addition of epileptologist Naoir Zaher, M.D., neuromuscular specialist Vahid Tohidi, M.D., Ph.D. and fellowship-trained.... Read More

FAU Study Reveals Gaps in Florida’s COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

Dec 14, 2021 at 02:43 pm by pj

  Availability of Shots Lower in Inner-city Miami-Dade and Other Inland Areas     Early distribution of COVID-19 vaccines in Florida reached the intende.... Read More