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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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Overcoming Childhood Obesity

5/16/2018

UF Health Pediatric Weight Management Center taps into a child’s motivation in order to encourage weight loss. Children who str... [full story]

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Hudak appointed to prestigious editorship with American Academy of Pediatrics

2/20/2018

Mark Hudak, MD, a professor and chair of pediatrics and chief of neonatology at the University of Florida College of Medicine – J... [full story]

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Education, patient care and a good dose of Colombian culture

2/8/2018

Bruno Family Memorial Fund helps pediatric residents complete electives in South American country   Michael Haynes, DO, ha... [full story]

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Four UF Health faculty and staff named Health Care Heroes

11/30/2017

Three UF Health physicians and a senior administrator have been named 2017 Health Care Heroes by the Jacksonville Business Journal. The... [full story]

Upcoming Events

Jun 7

CARD Constituency Board Meeting

From 9:30 AM until 10:30 AM

Dec 31

PAIP - Behavioral Boot Camp (Ongoing)

From 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM