Excellence in Critical Care Research, Education and Patient Care

Our group of expert pediatric medical and surgical subspecialists work closely together to care for all those in our Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. We pride ourselves on our multidisciplinary team approach to care for the sickest children and their families.


PICU Mobile App

The PICU Essentials app was designed as a practical handbook for rotating residents, advanced practice providers and fellows.

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Fellowship Program

The Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (PCCM) Fellowship program at the University of Florida/Shands Children’s Hospital is fully accredited by the American Council of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) as a pediatric subspecialty.

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PediAtric Critical Care Medicine Interdisciplinary Student InvestiGATORs


This Undergraduate and Graduate Research Internship Program provides enrolled students at UF the training and opportunity to participate in clinical research at a level one trauma center and tertiary care PICU.


UF Pediatric News

Experts Say Pregnant Women Should Be At Top Of List For COVID-19 Vaccines

Although a vaccine is not available yet, experts recommend pregnant women be some of the first people to receive it when it is.

UF Health awarded $1 million grant to provide pediatric telehealth services to underserved patients

The University of Florida College of Medicine’s department of pediatrics has been awarded a nearly $1 million federal grant to expand telemedicine services and equipment among underserved and vulnerable populations.

Pediatric Face-to-Face Visits: Keeping You and Your Child Safe

We know you may be concerned about bringing your child in for a face-to-face visit during the current COVID-19 pandemic. With the data showing that pediatric patients have fallen behind…

Safety Measures at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital

We know you may have fears and concerns about going to an E.R. or a hospital as we deal with the current COVID-19 pandemic. At UF Health, we have taken…