Our Committment

We are committed to providing outstanding comprehensive clinical care for children and adolescents with world-class physicians and cutting-edge research.

COVID-19 Update

As we continue to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, providing exceptional and safe care to our patients remains our No. 1 priority. Our faculty and hospital leadership continue to monitor and assess the current COVID-19 situation, and our action plan evolves daily.

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Our Team

Faculty and Staff

Our providers believe in advancing pediatric medicine through the translation of novel research into cutting edge patient care and training of young physicians and scientists.

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Education

Rheumatology Fellowship

The only ACGME-accredited pediatric rheumatology training program in the state of Florida. We produce pediatric rheumatologists who will impact the future of clinical care and innovative research for children living with rheumatologic conditions.

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Our Programs

Allergy

Our Pediatric Allergy program provides a broad range of clinical and diagnostic services to infants, children, and adolescents, as well as some select adult patients, with acute and chronic allergic disorders.

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UF Pediatric News

Drs. Kelly & Thompson begin prestigious fellowship for women leaders

For UF Health pediatricians Maria N. Kelly, M.D., and Lindsay A. Thompson, M.D., medicine was always a career certainty. For years, they have embraced the special challenges of academic medicine — treating…

UF Health, Florida Department Of Health In Alachua County Address Vaccine Concerns

Dr. Kathleen Ryan, UF Health associate division chief for pediatric infectious disease, said although pregnant women were not included in the vaccine trials, the CDC is still recommending pregnant women…

Call for Abstracts | 2021 Pediatric Medical Student Research Forum

Saturday, September 4, 2021Disney’s Yacht Club Resort in Orlando, Florida We are excited to invite everyone back to Disney for the 7th Annual Pediatric Research Forum for Medical Students! This program…

Call for Posters | 2021 Pediatrics Science Day

This year’s Pediatrics Science Day will be virtual. We are asking that all research be submitted as a poster via the submission form at the link below.  One poster from…