The Comeback Kids

Gloria McIntyre suffered from a rare illness. Bill Wong lost his leg below the knee because of a diabetic infection. Amy Emery endured a traumatic brain injury in a car accident. In this month’s The POST, the UF Health Shands Rehab Hospital helps each of them transition back to living independently.

December 2015/January 2016

Ira Longini, Ph. D.

To fight an outbreak, you need math

A UF expert in modeling and statistic is playing a key role in the Ebola vaccine trial.

Temple Grandin visiting the UF/IFAS dairy and beef research units.

A visit with Temple

Renowned animal expert Temple Grandin toured UF and gave a public talk about her life and experience with autism.

breast cysts

A second opinion, second chance

A patient scheduled a double mastectomy — but a last-minute second opinion at UF Health Jacksonville helped her avoid the procedure.

Sandra Citty, a clinical assistant professor in the College of Nursing.

A step toward better health

Nursing professor working to improve processes regarding nutritional supplements