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Construction begins on UF Health Cancer Center’s mobile mammography unit

Construction is well underway on the unit, expected to launch this fall.


In Memoriam: Dr. Edward (Ted) Copeland, renowned breast cancer surgeon

A renowned surgeon and international authority on breast cancer, former University of Florida Professor Edward (Ted) M. Copeland III, M.D., FACS, passed away March 31 at the age of 86. Copeland was most recently the Edward R. Woodward Distinguished Professor of Surgery in the UF College of Medicine. A giant in the field, he was also the first director of the UF Health Cancer Center from 1994 to 1999.


Researchers present at Stop Children’s Cancer luncheon

Scientists and other representatives from the UF College of Medicine department of pediatrics and The Wertheim UF Scripps Institute including Bill Slayton, M.D., Paul Castillo, M.D., Michalina Janiszewska, Ph.D., and Meagan McCall, M.D., recently presented their work at the 2024 Lavender and Lace annual luncheon. Thank you, Stop Children’s Cancer!

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