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College Diabetes Network Bowling Social

Join our first meeting of the year and meet others with diabetes! Friends are welcome and refreshments will be provided. Sunday, September 26, 20215:00 P.M. – 6:30 P.M.Reitz Union Game RoomMasks are Required…

2021 ADA Consumer Guide

Looking to get a new glucose meter? What about the best insulin pump for your lifestyle and self-management plan? Whatever your diabetes device or medication needs, ADA’s Consumer Guide can help.

UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is No. 1 in Florida, nationally ranked in eight medical specialties

The University of Florida Health Shands Children’s Hospital is the No. 1 children’s hospital in Florida and stands among the nation’s elite pediatric hospitals in eight medical specialties including a first-ever top 10 ranking in cardiology and a historically high ranking for pulmonology, according to the 2021-22 Best Children’s Hospital Rankings released today by…

Running for Research – Prader-Willi Syndrome

May is Prader-Willi Syndrome Awareness Month. Prader-Willi Syndrome, also known as PWS, is a rare genetic disorder affecting approximately 1 in every 15,000 people. It affects all genders and races equally. We hope you’ll join us in the spring at Running for Research, a fundraiser benefiting the research of UF…

Legal Name and Gender Marker Change Clinic

Saturday, May 22nd, 2021 1:00pm-3:00pm Presented by: Attorney Simone Chriss, Director of Transgender Rights Initiative, Southern Legal Counsel Are you interested in obtaining a court ordered legal name change for yourself or your minor child? Through the UF Health Youth Gender Program’s Medical Legal Partnership with…

Approach to Pediatric Obesity

A Virtual Lecture Series for Pediatric Primary and Specialty Care Providers First Wednesday of every month from 12:30-1:00pm, PRIOR to primary care lecture series. Upcoming Lectures Date Topic Speaker 02/03/2021 Approach to Pediatric Obesity Dr.

Tryp Therapeutics Plans Phase 2a Eating Disorder Clinical Trial with Dr. Jennifer Miller

Tryp Therapeutics (CSE: TRYP) (“Tryp”), a leading pharmaceutical company focused on identifying and developing clinical-stage compounds for diseases with high unmet medical needs, announces it has commenced a collaboration with Dr. Jennifer Miller of the University of Florida as the Principal Investigator for a clinical trial to treat the symptoms…

Florida Providers See Increased Demand For Telehealth Visits

Dr. Michael Haller, professor and chief of pediatric endocrinology at UF, said his department switched almost completely to telemedicine for a while in March and April. Haller said his unit has created equipment packages for parents to perform telehealth physicals for their children, and wireless enabled iPads have also been…