Emily Mavrakis

Writer, UF College of Medicine


Emily Mavrakis is a writer for the UF College of Medicine’s communications team, where she strategizes and produces content including written articles, videos and photography to highlight the achievements and initiatives of college faculty, students, staff and alumni. She also serves as the assistant editor for the college’s print publications, Florida Physician magazine and the Dr. Gator newsletter. Prior to joining the UF Medicine staff in 2021, she served as the business reporter for the Gainesville Sun newspaper and interned as a science writer with the Florida Museum of Natural History. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from UF.

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UF Health Shands main hospital building
The 2024 College of Medicine Superior Accomplishment Award winners stand together holding their plaques with interim dean Jennifer Hunt.
A bar graph titled "College of Medicine NIH Funding" shows a bar graph with eight blue bars ranging from 2016 to 2023, increasing every year. A legend shows that the highest bar in 2023 reaches 169 million dollars. A blue arrow is above the bars, curving right and up. The University of Florida logo is in orange below the graph.
A display of fresh produce.
close up of a person completing a survey on a phone
The five members of the College of Medicine communications team stand together. Two people hold a certificate and a statue representing an award.
Close up of a maple chair engraved with the University of Florida logo
Jennifer Co-Vu, Colleen Koch, Kayser Enneking, Maryam Rahman and Ellen Zimmermann stand together and smile.
A group of College of Medicine faculty and students.
Five students stand together with cutouts of the Albert and Alberta Gator mascots, who are wearing while medical coats.