The mission of the UF Health Division of Pediatric Endocrinology is to improve the lives of children and families affected by diabetes and endocrine disorders.

Research Areas

Type 1 Diabetes

Through the Diabetes Institute, the University of Florida offers many studies encompassing a wide range of disciplines and specialties.

Prader-Willi Syndrome

Prader-Willi SyndromePrader-Willi syndrome, or PWS, is a genetic condition resulting from the loss of expression of paternal genes on chromosome 15.

Metabolic and Obesity

The Pediatric Metabolic and Obesity care and research program participates in both recruitment and active investigation of a group of conditions that result from or predispose to excess adiposity and increased cardiovascular disease risk.