Menu UF Health Home Menu
 

Facts & Figures

Rankings

U.S. News & World Report – Shands Children’s Hospital at the University of Florida

  • Ranked #14 – “Best Children’s Hospitals: Diabetes & Endocrinology” for 2011-12
  • Ranked #33 – “Best Children’s Hospitals: Nephrology” for 2011-12
  • Ranked #38 – “Best Children’s Hospitals: Gastroenterology” for 2011-12
  • Ranked #39 – “Best Children’s Hospitals: Pulmonology” for 2011-12
  • Ranked #47 – “Best Children’s Hospitals: Neurology & Neurosurgery” for 2011-12
  • Ranked #49 – “Best Children’s Hospitals: Cardiology & Heart Surgery” for 2011-12
  • Ranked #12 – “Best Children’s Hospitals: Diabetes & Endocrinology” for 2010-11

See the U.S. News & World Report website for more ranking details.

Faculty & Staff Composition

Faculty 138
Joint/Affiliate 66
Education/Research 90
After-Hours Faculty 34
Staff 419
Total 747

Education Composition

Residents 48
Fellows 24
Graduate Students 10
Post Doctoral Associates 8
Total 90

Research Projects

Total Research Funding: $28 Million

New projects (last 12 months) 69
Ongoing federal 20
Ongoing industry 17
Ongoing other 35
Total 157

Research Areas

  • Gene therapy: Hemophilia/Pompe’s
  • Diabetes: Type I and Type II
  • Obesity
  • Glycogen Storage Disease
  • Brain Injury and Recovery
  • Seizures
  • Cancer Survivorship
  • Philadelphia Positive Leukemia
  • Quality Improvement
  • Outcomes
  • Accountable Health Organizations
  • Spinal Cord Injury & Repair