Faculty News – Fall 2019

UF Medicine faculty distinctions, awards, news and moves


Dr. David Nelson appointed president of UF Health, senior vice president for health affairs at UF

Schatz named interim chair of department of pediatrics

Desmond Schatz, M-D, poses for a photo in front of a window Desmond Schatz, MD, interim chair of the department of pediatrics

Faculty Distinctions

Mark Atkinson, PhD ’88

Linda Cottler, PhD, MPH

Linda Cottler poses for a photo at her desk Linda Cottler, PhD, MPH, chair and associate dean for research, PHHP and COM department of epidemiology

Bruce Goldberger, PhD

Bruce Goldberger wears a white coat in his lab Bruce Goldberger, PhD