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USA researchers screen mosquitoes

USA researchers screen mosquitoes

Courtesy of Marketing and Communications

August 13, 2018


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The University of South Alabama College of Medicine recently partnered with the Mobile County Health Department (MCHD) to screen mosquitoes and determine the presence of mosquito-borne viruses in the community. With more than 50 species of mosquitoes in Mobile County, MCHD’s Vector Control recently...

USA Health launches new emergency air service

USA Health launches new emergency air service

Casandra Andrews, USA Marketing and Communications

August 13, 2018


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USA President Dr. Tony Waldrop and Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson christened a red EC 130 helicopter emblazoned with USA SouthFlight during a ceremony Wednesday, July 25, 2018, on the helipad at USA Medical Center in Mobile. About 15 minutes before the christening, a flight crew lifted off with simulated...

Gumbo Chili Showdown, cooking for a cause

Gumbo Chili Showdown, cooking for a cause

Natalie Franklin, Life Editor

April 4, 2016


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This year, the students of the University of South Alabama College of Medicine revived the Gumbo Chili Showdown (GCS). On Saturday morning, April 2, the GCS filled Ladd-Peebles Stadium with the delicious smells of southern favorites, gumbo and chili. The event preceded the USA’s Spring Football Gam...

Match Day 2016

Match Day 2016

Alyssa Newton, Editor-In-Chief

March 21, 2016


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South Alabama’s  73 College of Medicine seniors came together on March 18 at the Mobile Convention Center to find out where they would “match” for their residency training. The National Residency Matching Program, known as Match Day, is the annual event across the United States when future...

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