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The Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Medicine Fights the Flu

Published: Jan 24th, 2018

Doctors at UF Health Shands are seeing more cases of the flu than usual, along with the rest of the country. Hospital administration is implementing restrictions to stop the flu […]

Disease-carrying mosquito species tied to deforestation

Published: Oct 24th, 2017

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Two University of Florida infectious disease experts have found deforestation not only destroys beneficial habitats and renders the land less fertile, it also allows disease-carrying mosquitoes to […]

DoM Excellence in Teaching Awards 2017 – Infectious Disease Winners

Published: Jun 3rd, 2017

This year the department of medicine honored a number of outstanding teachers for the 2017 DoM Excellence in Teaching Awards. Our division had four physicians who were honored and recognized […]

International Dengue Course-Instituto Pedro Kouri

Published: Apr 24th, 2017

The “Pedro Kourí” Tropical Medicine Institute (IPK), located in Havana, Cuba, is a world-renowned public health institution and hospital that focuses on scientific research, academic training and clinical care. It […]

2016 Department of Medicine, Celebration of Research

Published: Oct 26th, 2016

Join us in congratulating Anthony Cannella, MD, Nancy Seraphin, PhD, Justin May, and Mohammed Khan for taking home awards at the 2016 Department of Medicine, Celebration of Research event. Dr. […]

New International Travel Clinic!

Published: Sep 12th, 2016

Offering travelers country specific vaccinations and antibiotic prophylaxis not generally available at primary care practices, as well as health safety counseling. Whether your trip is for business or pleasure, we […]

Congratulations Dr. Gary Wang

Congratulations Dr. Gary Wang

Published: Oct 20th, 2015

The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) recognized Dr. Gary Wang as a fellow given his achieved professional excellence and significant service to the profession. Dr. Wang received a NIH Exploratory/Developmental […]

Gatorade is Celebrating 50 Years and It’s Impact on Research

Published: Oct 9th, 2015


Dr. Cannella’s Research on the Immunology of Neglected Diseases

Published: Sep 3rd, 2015

Dr. Anthony P. Cannella can be described as a triple threat. He serves as an attending physician, researcher and professor at the University of Florida. Along with his research role […]

Dr. Vittor’s Research on Emergent Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus

Published: Sep 3rd, 2015

  Research on emergent eastern equine encephalitis virus in Darien, Panama in collaboration with the Gorgas Memorial Institute (GMI), Panama   South American eastern equine encephalitis virus (family Togaviridae, genus […]