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CIG – Find Your Path with Dr. Suzy Feigofsky

Event held by CIG on 10/26/2020: The Cardiology Interest Group in partnership with the Alumni Association chatted with Dr. Suzy Feigofsky, an electrophysiologist, about finding your path in medicine. Dr. Feigofsky serves on leadership boards for both the American Board of Internal Medicine and American College of Cardiology. She…

GSO – Graduate Student Organization | GSO Roadside Cleanup | 11/21/2020

Organization Name of Organization: GSO – Graduate Student Organization Other Group: Event Information Title of Event: GSO Roadside Cleanup Date of Event: 11/21/2020 Location of Event: SW Depot Ave Resubmission? No Number of People Expected at the Event: 15 Has this event been held before? No If so, How many…

MSFC Women’s Health Resident Q&A

Event held by MSFC – Medical Students for Choice on 10/15/2020: In our first meeting of the semester, OB/GYN intern and UFCOM graduate, Erika Wert, discussed her experiences providing women non-judgmental care and counseling on abortion. She also spoke with students about abortion stigma and how abortion fits into…

Intermittent Fasting with Dr. Anton

Event held by NIM – Nutrition in Medicine on 10/15/2020: Dr. Stephen Anton, Chief of the Clinical Research Division at the UF Department of Aging and Geriatric Research and UF’s leading authority on intermittent fasting, spoke on the mechanisms and health effects of intermittent fasting, comparison with other dietary…

DIG- The Varying Viewpoints of Dermatology

Event held by DIG – Dermatology Interest Group on 10/13/2020: Come join DIG today at noon as Dr. Wallace Nozile gives a talk on what it is like being a POC in the field of dermatology, how competitive it is to match into dermatology and what it is like…

SAFE – The Physician’s Role in Gun Violence Prevention

Event held by SAFE – Scrubs Addressing the Firearm Epidemic on 10/13/2020: SAFE met via Zoom to discuss the physician’s role in gun violence prevention. Dr. Hagen, an internist and our group supervisor, shared some highlights from the recent SAFE conference which had a focus this year on the…

Mental Illness Awareness Week Panel

Event held by NAMI on 10/08/2020: In honor of Mental Illness Awareness Week, NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) UFCOM will be hosted a panel featuring several medical students and a physician sharing their experiences with mental illness and recovery in order to raise awareness and further de-stigmatize mental…

Neurology Residency with Dr. Chuquilin and Dr. Wilson

Event held by SIGN – Student Interest Group in Neurology on 09/30/2020: The Student Interest Group in Neurology (SIGN) hosted a talk with Dr. Miguel Chuquilin – the Neurology Clerkship Director and Dr. Christina Wilson – the Neurology Residency Program Director and Vascular Neurology Fellowship Program Director. They discussed…

Introduction to Otolaryngology – A Specialty for All Stages of Life

Event held by ENTIG – ENT Interest Group on 09/29/2020: ENT IG hosted a talk from pediatric otolaryngologist Dr. Schrepfer. He kicked off our group this year with an introduction to the specialty of head and neck surgery. We learned about the wide variety of patient presentations via case…