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Shark Bite Scale

Published: Jan 28th, 2010

Trauma doctors could soon assess shark bites the same way they diagnose a first or second-degree burn. University of Florida researchers have developed a first-of-its-kind shark bite severity scale.

UF surgeons, research biologists create scale to grade shark bite severity

UF surgeons, research biologists create scale to grade shark bite severity

Published: Jan 28th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Shark attack! These words can send waves of fear through the public and often guarantee prominent coverage in the news media — even if the bite is little more than a scratch.

Multimedia: UF surgeons, research biologists create scale to grade shark bite severity

Multimedia: UF surgeons, research biologists create scale to grade shark bite severity

Published: Jan 28th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Shark attack! These words can send waves of fear through the public and often guarantee prominent coverage in the news media — even if the bite is […]

New faculty, new Pathogens Research Facility and 2010 legislative session

New faculty, new Pathogens Research Facility and 2010 legislative session

Published: Jan 28th, 2010

Hello Gator Nation, and Happy New Year! We are pleased to start 2010 with several major developments here at the University of Florida. Perhaps most prominent, UF colleges and departments […]

Emerging Pathogens Institute Dedication

Published: Jan 27th, 2010

Federal, state, and University of Florida officials and scientists gathered recently to dedicate the Sunshine State’s first research facility focused on new infectious diseases threatening plants, animals, people, and food safety.

New UF parking garage wins design award, sustainability citation

Published: Jan 27th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s new $20 million Southwest Parking Garage Complex has won the 2009 Award of Excellence for New Design from the Florida Parking Association. The […]

UF celebrates King with ‘MLK 2010: Leave Your Mark’

Published: Jan 27th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida honors the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and his commitment to social justice through a series of events Jan. 18-29. […]

UF provides help for Haiti

UF provides help for Haiti

Published: Jan 27th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Helping Haitians now is greatly important. Everyone is encouraged to lend a hand or to aid organizations here at the University of Florida or elsewhere. A team […]

Gloomy outlook seen for stalled Florida real estate market

Published: Jan 27th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Uncertainty continues to plague Florida’s bleak real estate outlook in the latest University of Florida quarterly survey, with fears that stagnant financial markets, rising unemployment and another round of foreclosures could make things worse in 2010.

Real Estate Survey

Published: Jan 27th, 2010

Florida’s high unemployment rate and the state of our country’s financial markets continue to have a negative effect on real estate in Florida. Here’s an interview with UF real estate […]