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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 each category will be asked to give a 10-minute presentation via Zoom. We look forward to your submissions!…

Save the Date! 2021 Pediatrics Science Day

Save the Date! We are excited to be able to host this event again and look forward to having our trainees present their research. This platform allows colleagues to provide scientific feedback in a friendly environment.

2020 Pediatric Progress Report

Welcome to the University of Florida Health 2020 Pediatric Progress Report, where we share news and updates from UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital. Read more about what makes our pediatric programs unique and contributes to our success as one of the nation’s best children’s hospitals. We hope you will appreciate…

Tryp Therapeutics Plans Phase 2a Eating Disorder Clinical Trial with Dr. Jennifer Miller

Tryp Therapeutics (CSE: TRYP) (“Tryp”), a leading pharmaceutical company focused on identifying and developing clinical-stage compounds for diseases with high unmet medical needs, announces it has commenced a collaboration with Dr. Jennifer Miller of the University of Florida as the Principal Investigator for a clinical trial to treat the symptoms…

The Florida Pediatrician, Winter 2021

The Florida Pediatrician is the peer-reviewed journal of the Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, published by the FCAAP Editorial Board for FCAAP members…

Florida Providers See Increased Demand For Telehealth Visits

Dr. Michael Haller, professor and chief of pediatric endocrinology at UF, said his department switched almost completely to telemedicine for a while in March and April. Haller said his unit has created equipment packages for parents to perform telehealth physicals for their children, and wireless enabled iPads have also been…

Delayed Nail Findings in Hand-Foot-and-Mouth Disease

A 7-year-old boy with a history of eczema presented with painful peeling of his fingernails of several days’ duration. He denied any trauma or other inciting injury to his fingernails. His mother had a history of a nail fungus that reportedly had been difficult to treat.