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UF doctor named to National Academy of Medicine

Oct 18, 2021
Dr. Gilbert Rivers Upchurch Jr., the Edward M. Copeland III and Ann and Ira Horowitz Chair in the UF College of Medicine’s department of surgery, has […]

New study shows lung transplant outcomes for COVID survivors

Apr 1, 2021
The UF Health lung transplant team has collaborated with researchers around the world to identify preliminary guidelines for successful transplantation in patients whose lungs have been […]

UF Health team performs state’s first triple-organ transplant

Mar 23, 2021
If surgery were gymnastics, a triple-organ transplant would be a feat worthy of the Olympics. It has everything: Complex and intricate procedure? Check. Frequency of pre-existing […]

UF Health surgeons perform historic double-lung transplant on COVID-19 survivor

Jul 30, 2020
Members of UF Health’s lung transplant team, shown performing a procedure in a 2019 photo, have been recognized as an elite program by U.S. News & […]

Eternally intertwined: Husband, widow donate organs to same man 16 years apart

Jun 19, 2020
In order for there to be a gift of life, there must be a giver. Living donors are more common for some types of transplant procedures, […]