UF Pediatrics in the News

Physicians: Share 3 keys for kids wrestling with…

A recent JAMA Pediatrics Viewpoint essay acknowledges that while teachers deserve high praise for their response to the pandemic and shifted to…

Little girl using a laptop to take classes online

UF Health brings telemedicine program for…

For children with diabetes or other endocrine system disorders who come from less affluent families, access to care can be difficult and…

Adult talking to a child about diabetes

UF Health Pediatric Researchers weigh in on…

UF Pediatric Researcher Dr Erik W. Black said it’s very reasonable for parents to be nervous, because there’s a lot of uncertainty right now…

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Pediatric Patient Stories

MAX-ed Out With Love

How a community came together to surprise a 17-year-old patient waiting for a heart Written by Molly Brennan and Coral Denton For most…

Max laying in hospital bed wearing headphone and smiling

Like A Water Balloon in a River

When Madeline Lee went to her 28-week prenatal checkup, she was not able to see her son’s head in the sonograms. Her doctor later determined that…

Kayden Lee

Despair Turns to Hope for Shiara Veltman

April is National Donate Life Month. During the month, we are highlighting those who have been touched by organ donation and emphasizing the…

Shiara Veltman Speaking in front of class

Monthly & Annual Events

Lectures & Lectureships

The UF Pediatrics Department holds regularly scheduled Lectures and Lectureships for faculty and staff. Speakers include our vary own pediatricians and visitors from outside organizations.

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Pediatric Science Day

The primary purpose of Pediatrics Science Day is to give trainees, whether students, post-docs, residents, fellows, or junior faculty, the opportunity to present their research to their colleagues, and to obtain scientific feed-back in a friendly environment.

Peds Science Day 2018

Pediatric Medical Student Research Forum

This is an exciting opportunity to share your research with your peers. Open to all medical students in the United States, this forum will take place in conjunction with the annual conference of the FCAAP, which students are also welcome to attend.

Research poster

Special Events

2020 Pediatrics Science Day | Poster Presentation

Please join us on Thursday, June 4th for this year’s Virtual Pediatric Science Day! This year’s guest speaker, William Cefalu, M.D., will give his…

2020 Pediatrics Science Day Poster Presentations Announcement

Free Webinars | Delivering Health and Wellness…

We are excited to begin bringing our UF Health experts right to the comfort of your home. Join us for these live 30-minute webinars you can watch…

Flyer for free June 2020 webinars

Call for Posters | 2020 Pediatrics Science Day

Due to current events, this year’s Pediatrics Science Day will be virtual.  We are asking that all research be submitted as a poster via the…

2020 Pediatrics Science Day Call for Posters Flyer