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2023 Exemplary Teacher Award

The College of Medicine recognizes several department of pediatric staff members as recipients of a 2023 Exemplary Teacher Award. This award recognizes up to 10% of the College of Medicine faculty nominated by their department Chair and selected based on their teaching excellence of medical students, residents…

Tech Tuesday – Barry Byrne

In this week’s Tech Tuesday for WCJB TV20, UF Innovate’s Loren Miranda speaks with Dr. Barry Byrne, Associate Chair of Pediatrics and Director of the UF Powell Gene Therapy Center.

Dr. Castillo Caro Accepted into Early Investigator Advancement Program

Congratulations to Paul Castillo Caro, M.D. who was accepted into the National Cancer Institute’s Early Investigator Advancement Program (EIAP) as an EIAP Scholar! The EIAP is designed to assist eligible and qualified Early Stage Investigators (ESIs) and New Investigators (NIs) from institutions across the country in their professional and…

Dr. Jacobsen Designs Cover for The Art of Diabetes Care

Laura Jacobsen is a pediatric endocrinologist and physician scientist at the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL. She enjoys many forms of art, including drawing and crochet; however, the image on the cover of this issue of Diabetes Care is a simple photograph taken at diabetes camp. Laura recalls how…