Investing in Second Chances


State funding bolsters UF Health’s fight against one of Florida’s most pressing health threats

Spring 2015

"My wife has been my champion," said Piero Solimano of his wife, Magali. Piero and Magali Solimano, who live about a 15-minute drive from Pensacola Beach, have been sweethearts since ages 16 and 13, respectively.

Metastatic cancer meets its match

Four-time cancer survivor Piero Solimano beat the odds with help from the UF Health Metastatic Cancer Program.


Pickers and healers

Third-year medical students Matt McCord and Eric Swanson bond over bluegrass roots.

of Medicine students in a collaborative learning group, part of the college’s patient-centered curriculum. Students in the course explore topics such as evidence-based medicine and ethical concepts and principles. Photo by Jesse S. Jones

Collaborative learning groups

Students find a ‘home away from home’ in the UF College of Medicine’s collaborative learning groups.


Remembering “my Doctor Enneking”

A former resident reflects on the life of the late founder of the UF College of Medicine department of orthopedics and rehabilitation.