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Dr. Kate Hitchcock Receives the UFHCC Golden Gator Award

On January 12, the UF Health Cancer Center (UFHCC) presented Kathryn Hitchcock, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, its 2022 Golden Gator Award during the center’s Cheers to the New Year event. The award recognizes those who have demonstrated consistency in distinguished performance made to, or on behalf…

Patient Grateful for Treatment that Came at a Critical Time

Vern Grandsen, a nurse, knew excellent care when he saw it. He found the right approach with Radiation Oncology Assistant Professor Kate Hitchcock, MD, PhD, whose quick response and “when can you be here?” question changed his mindset for the duration of his Gainesville stay and helped…

Dr. Raymond Mailhot Vega Selected for ASTRO’s Leadership Pipeline Program

ASTRO’s Education Council and Committee on Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion has selected Assistant Professor Raymond Mailhot Vega, MD, MPH as one of three 2021-23 protégés for its prestigious Leadership Pipeline Program. The ASTRO Leadership Pipeline porgram is a career development initiative aimed at increasing diversity among its leadership, which…

Conquer Cancer Profiles Assistant Professor Raymond Mailhot, MD, MPH

Conquer Cancer has profiled Assistant Professor Raymond Mailhot, MD, MPH, who shares how he’s working to accelerate equity in cancer care in Conquer Cancer’s Q&A “Driving Equity & Inclusion in Cancer Care.” Dr. Mailhot, who leads the hematology malignancy radiotherapy program, dedicates his research to improving radiation treatment and cares…

Breast Cancer Awareness – Working toward Equal Outcomes

Assistant Professor Oluwadamilola T. Oladeru (Lola), MD, MA, MBA  was recently interviewed by the Gainesville Sun for its October Breast Cancer Awareness series. The article explores how physicians and researchers across Florida are making a diagnosis of breast cancer less formidable and frequent, especially for underserved populations.


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