Dr. Polcz Receives AAS Outstanding Resident Research Award

Dr. Polcz


Exciting News! We are delighted to share that Dr. Valerie Polcz has been chosen to receive the Association for Academic Surgery (AAS) Outstanding Resident Research Award in Clinical Outcomes for her exceptional work titled “Severe Trauma Induces Acute Sarcopenia, Frailty, and Altered Myokine/Chemokine Profiles in the Elderly.”

Join us in extending our warmest congratulations to Dr. Polcz for this well-deserved recognition. Dr. Polcz dedication to advancing surgical knowledge and achieving excellence in research truly sets a high standard for our T32 training program.

Let’s celebrate this achievement together!

To learn more about Dr. Polcz’s research, please visit: https://surgery.med.ufl.edu/profile/polcz-valerie/.