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Congratulations to our 2015 Master Clinician Award Winner – Dr. Chris Forsmark

The Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition would like to congratulate Dr. Chris E. Forsmark for being the recipient of the 2015 Master Clinician Award. Master Clinician award recipients are […]


UF Health Shands Hospital Recognized for Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

We are proud to care for patients at UF Health Shands Hospital, recently ranked one of the region’s top hospitals for gastroenterology & GI surgery by U.S. News & World Report. […]

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UF Health researchers will use grant to unravel ties that bind pancreatic diseases

Diseases that afflict the pancreas — pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer and diabetes — are often risk factors for one another. Now University of Florida Health researchers are seeking the links between them. […]

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UF Health researcher gets $15.48 million for landmark study on effectiveness of hepatitis C drugs

A research team at University of Florida Health has been approved for a $15.48 million research funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, or PCORI, to study the effectiveness […]

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Dr. David R. Nelson Honored for Breakthrough in Hepatitis C Therapy

Research demonstrating dramatic improvements in treatment options for the more than 3 million people in the United States living with hepatitis C was recognized today, April 10, as one of […]

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Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month – Go Blue!

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month – Go Blue!

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Dress in blue all month with UF Health to help raise awareness for colon cancer and the importance of regular screenings to save lives. […]

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Save the Date! IBD Conference April 2, 2016

For registration and more information, visit IBD.CME.UFL.EDU.

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Dr. David Nelson Talks About Hepatitis C on WCJB-TV20

Last week, the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition’s Dr. David Nelson spoke with WCJB-TV20’s Chris Gilmore about recent treatment advances and screening recommendations for Hepatitis C. “This year has […]