Morsani Medical School

Morsani Medical School

Thanks to a record gift, the USF College of Medicine is now known as the USF Morsani College of Medicine. University Beat on WUSF TV takes you to the formal announcement of the College's new name and tells you what it means for USF Health's future.

Morsani Medical School

What does twenty million dollars get you in today's economy? For local philanthropists Frank and Carol Morsani, it led the University of South Florida to name its medical school in their honor. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 FM recaps their recent historic gift of twenty million dollars to USF.

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Frank Morsani’s speech at the USF Morsani College of Medicine announcement ceremony.

USF President Dr. Judy Genshaft talks about how the USF Morsani College of Medicine fits into the university’s plans.

Dr. Stephen Klasko, CEO of USF Health, speaks at the USF Morsani College of Medicine announcement ceremony about how the College will change healthcare & healthcare education.

More Information: 

USF Morsani College of Medicine website
Morsani College of Medicine Announcement
The Stephen K. Klasko Institute for an Optimistic Future in Healthcare

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Television - Tuesdays at 11:55 AM and 8:55 PM, and various times throughout the rest of the week

Host:
Mark Schreiner

Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV since 2007. He has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992.

Contact Information

mschreiner@wusf.org
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