The head of the University of Florida faculty union, John Biro, was pleased to hear UF President Bernie Machen doesn’t plan to layoff any faculty or staff despite the budgets cuts imposed by state lawmakers. Biro talked with WUFT-FM’s Brittany Thompson.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/FPBIROTHOMPSONCONVO.mp3]
Construction of the two new UF Health Shands hospitals is ahead of schedule. The twin hospitals will bring more specialization in heart and cardiovascular diseases and neuromedicine units.