Facts & Figures

Rankings

UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital’s 2018-19 U.S. News & World Report Rankings

  • Ranked #11 – Cardiology & Heart Surgery
  • Ranked #19 – Diabetes & Endocrinology
  • Ranked #22 – Pulmonology
  • Ranked #25 – Cancer
  • Ranked #42 – Neurology & Neurosurgery
  • Ranked #48 – Neonatology

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