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.

COVID-19 Updates

As we continue to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, providing exceptional and safe care to our patients remains our No. 1 priority. Our faculty and hospital leadership continue to monitor and assess the current COVID-19 situation, and our action plan evolves daily.

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Education

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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Research

PediAtric Critical Care Medicine Interdisciplinary Student InvestiGATORs

UF PACISI

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.

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UF Pediatric News

UF Health, Florida Department Of Health In Alachua County Address Vaccine Concerns

Dr. Kathleen Ryan, UF Health associate division chief for pediatric infectious disease, said although pregnant women were not included in the vaccine trials, the CDC is still recommending pregnant women…

Call for Abstracts | 2021 Pediatric Medical Student Research Forum

Saturday, September 4, 2021Disney’s Yacht Club Resort in Orlando, Florida We are excited to invite everyone back to Disney for the 7th Annual Pediatric Research Forum for Medical Students! This program…

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…

Dancing “For The Kids” during a pandemic: UF’s Dance Marathon raises over $2.2 million

Despite aching legs and feet after standing for 13 hours and six minutes straight — or 13.1 hours, a nod to the length of a half-marathon — Brooke Peck knew…