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David O. Childers, M.D.
Chief

Welcome to the University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville Division of General Academic Pediatrics website.

The division provides comprehensive medical care for infants and children of Northeast Florida in the outpatient settings.

This division is also dedicated to pediatric medical education. At Wolfson Children's Hospital, the division actively participates in the educational experience of the UF Pediatric Residents, Naval Air Station - Jacksonville Family Practice Residents, St. Vincent’s Family Practice Residents, UF medical students, pharmacy students and other visiting medical students.

For two consecutive years, the division has received the award from the Pediatric Residency program for the Most Outstanding Division.

David O. Childers, M.D.
Chief, Division of Developmental Pediatrics; Chief, Division of General Academic Pediatrics; Medical Director, Early Steps Program

News & Announcements

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UF Health and Wolfson Children’s Hospital pediatrician receives prestigious national award

3/3/2017

A University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville pediatrician and hospitalist at Wolfson Children’s Hospital has... [full story]

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Rathore to serve on special board for pediatric infectious diseases

8/3/2016

Mobeen Rathore, MD, professor and associate chair of pediatrics at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville,... [full story]

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Chinese medical delegation visits Jacksonville campus

3/3/2016

In February, the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville hosted a delegation of five pediatricians and four admi... [full story]

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UF Health Pediatrics – San Jose announces extended “before work” appointments

2/1/2016

Beginning Feb. 1, 2016, UF Health Pediatrics – San Jose will begin offering extended “before work” appointment availa... [full story]

Upcoming Events

May 10

CARD Girls' Circle Group (Final Session)

From 4:30 PM until 6:00 PM

May 18

UF CARD Constituency Board Meeting

From 9:30 AM until 11:00 AM

Jun 22

CARD Summer Institute Regional Trainings

From 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM

Jun 29

UF PAIP - Science Exploration

From 4:30 PM until 6:30 PM