Women Who Make a Difference: Nancy Mendenhall, MD

Girl Scouts - Women Who Make a Difference


On Thursday, August 20, 2020, the Girl Scouts of Gateway Council honored Nancy Mendenhall MD, FASTRO, Associate Chair of the UF Department of Radiation Oncology and Medical Director of the UF Health Proton Therapy Institute, during an Interactive Awards Event. Women Who Make a Difference recognizes the influential women in the Gainesville area who positively impact and support their community (click on the image above to view her acceptance statements on YouTube). Congratulations, Dr. Nancy!

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