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UF Cardiovascular Medicine’s Dr. Winchester and Dr. Pepine accepted for publications

Published: May 18th, 2020

We would like to congratulate Dr. David Winchester and Dr. Carl Pepine for their manuscripts that were recently accepted for publication: “Closing Gaps in Essential Chest Pain Care Through Accreditation” […]

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Heart failure physicians at UF Health accepted for two separate publications

Published: May 15th, 2020

We would like to congratulate Dr. Alex Parker and Dr. Mustafa Ahmed for their manuscripts that were recently accepted for publication: “Leadless Pacemaker Use in a Patient with a Durable […]

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Gut microbiome may be linked to high blood pressure and depression, UF Health researchers find

Published: Sep 30th, 2019

In the fight against high blood pressure and depression, there’s a new target being investigated by University of Florida Health researchers: gut bacteria. People with both conditions appear to have […]

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Dr. Monica Aggarwal Named “Stop Heart Disease” Researcher of the Year

Published: Aug 19th, 2019

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UF cardiologist receives national award for research to improve women’s heart health

Published: Mar 14th, 2019

The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease, also known as WomenHeart, has honored Carl J. Pepine, M.D., MACC, a cardiologist and professor of medicine in the UF College of […]

UF Health awarded membership to WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease

UF Health awarded membership to WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease

Published: Aug 22nd, 2017

A recent survey by the Journal of the American College of Cardiology found that 45 percent of the women who participated did not realize heart disease was the leading cause […]

Aspirin therapy may not help patients with peripheral vascular disease, researchers find

Published: Apr 17th, 2017

Aspirin use may not provide cardiovascular benefits for patients who have peripheral vascular disease, an analysis by University of Florida Health researchers has found.

Innovation in Cardiovascular Surgery for Mitral Valve Disease

Published: Mar 7th, 2017

Robert Kuemmerlein suffered from progressively worsening shortness of breath, even when engaged in simple activities like walking to the mailbox or going up a few stairs. He also had trouble […]

TV20 Medical Spotlight – Dr. Sid Wayangankar – TAVR

Published: Feb 24th, 2017

Dr. Sid spoke with WCJB – TV20 to discuss TAVR, the innovation of the decade! Learn more by watching their interview.

Helping patients with heart failure find success – News+Notes Feature

Published: Feb 22nd, 2017

The UF Health Cardiology heart failure team was featured in the February publication of News+Notes, highlighting the team approach used to treat patients.