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.
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Nationally Ranked

UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is a national leader in providing exceptional care to children facing pediatric diabetes and other endocrine disorders. It’s no wonder that through our commitment to care, UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is recognized as the highest ranked diabetes and endocrinology children’s program in Florida by U.S. News & World Report 2022-2023 rankings.


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.