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Robotic device enhances surgical procedure for patients with epilepsy

Published: Mar 13th, 2019

A new surgical robot, ROSA Brain, is making a surgical procedure for patients with epilepsy more efficient.


UF Health-led ReMission Summit draws top experts, focuses on new brain tumor treatments

Published: Mar 4th, 2019

More than 100 brain tumor experts united at the inaugural ReMission Summit in Orlando with a mission to rewrite the story of brain cancer through collaboration and innovation.


UF and UF Health announce $12 million gift to launch brain tumor research initiative

Published: Feb 22nd, 2019

The Harris Rosen Foundation gift is the cornerstone of a $100 million fundraising commitment to support the UF Health-led ReMission Alliance Against Brain Tumors.


Historic breakthrough

Published: Dec 17th, 2018

Thirty years ago, an invention by Drs. Frank Bova and William A. Friedman transformed the treatment of brain tumors and other disorders for patients around the world.


Dr. William Friedman named to UF College of Medicine Wall of Fame

Published: Nov 19th, 2018

William Friedman, M.D., chair emeritus of the Lillian S. Wells Department of Neurosurgery, was recently named to the UF College of Medicine Wall of Fame, the college’s highest honor.


Dr. Frank Bova earns Edith Quimby Lifetime Achievement Award

Published: Aug 17th, 2018

Read the American Association of Physicists in Medicine press release and Gainesville Sun article about the award, which recognizes Dr. Frank Bova’s lifetime of outstanding contributions to medical physics.


Dr. Brian Hoh named chair of neurosurgery

Published: Jun 27th, 2018

Brian Hoh, M.D., an internationally known expert in the treatment of brain aneurysms, brain arteriovenous malformations, and ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, will lead the department of neurosurgery.


May 12: UF Brain Tumor Education Day

Published: Apr 7th, 2018

UF Brain Tumor Education Day will offer patients with brain tumors and caregivers the opportunity to learn about treatment options and resources available at UF Health.

Brain Cancer

Brain Cancer

Published: Nov 1st, 2011

Brain tumors, which are abnormal growths of cells within the brain, can be cancerous (malignant) and spread if not properly treated. More than 200,000 people in the U.S. receive the […]