Ranked #1 in the Southeast
The pediatric diabetes and endocrinology program at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is ranked as one of the best programs in the nation by U.S. News and World Report and is the highest-ranked program in Florida.
Angelina Bernier M.D.
associate program director
Laura Jacobsen M.D.
The mission of our program is to provide a comprehensive educational experience for future leaders in pediatric endocrinology. Our fellowship provides ACGME accredited training with experienced mentorship which serve as a strong foundation for a successful career in academics, research, and patient focused care.
The University of Florida provides an unparalleled training experience in clinical endocrinology with exposure to a diverse patient population. Our faculty are frequently recognized for teaching and heralded as leaders in their field, demonstrating professional ability, enthusiasm, and commitment to fellow education. We accept up to two fellows per year.
Gainesville is a university community located in North Central Florida midway between the Atlantic coast and the Gulf of Mexico. The area is known for its natural beauty with its stately live oaks and many springs, lakes, and rivers.
Diversity and Inclusion
At the University of Florida, we strongly believe in the value of diversity in our training program and our community. We encourage individuals from diverse backgrounds to apply. Learn more about Diversity and Inclusion.