William "Bobby" Jacobsen

William “Bobby” Jacobsen created an endowment with USF Health for advanced colorectal education and research.

Cancer survivor, grateful patient establishes fund to support colorectal surgery program at USF Health

Aug. 19, 2021

After receiving a life-changing procedure at USF Health, philanthropist William “Bobby” Jacobsen has honored his doctor Jorge Marcet by creating an endowment for advanced colorectal education and research.

“The University of South Florida has established itself as a research powerhouse, and gifts from philanthropists like Mr. Jacobsen empower our physician scientists to continue discovering innovative and successful treatments for our patients,” said USF President Rhea Law. Read more