About Us

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Empowering Children and Families to Live a Better Today and a Brighter Tomorrow!

The Division of Endocrinology is dedicated to leadership and excellence in clinical service, teaching, and research for a range of metabolic and endocrine disorders. The Division of Endocrinology has become a national leader in pediatric diabetes research as well as the nation’s largest program for Prader-Willi syndrome and clinics for other metabolic and endocrine disorders.


National Advocacy Leadership in Pediatric Endocrinology

  • UF is home to past presidents of the American Diabetes Association and Pediatric Endocrine Society.
  • We have faculty on multiple NIH and foundation review panels.
  • Two UF faculty rank in the top 10 most-cited authors in pediatric diabetes internationally.
U.S. News Best Children's Hospital Diabetes and Endocrinology 2021-2022

Nationally Ranked

The pediatric diabetes & endocrinology program at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is ranked as one of the best programs in the nation by U.S. News & World Report and is the highest-ranked program in Florida.


Meet Our Team

Our team includes nine UF board-certified pediatric endocrinologists, three certified diabetes educators, two advanced registered nurse practitioners, registered dietitians, pediatric psychologists, and pediatric endocrinology fellows.