Meet Our Team

Arwa Saidi, MB. BCH, M.Ed

A Message from Our Director

We are thrilled that you are considering the University of Florida for your Pediatric Residency Training. We are looking for a diverse group of individuals with character, competence, and a caring heart who wish to learn and teach as they care for children at one of the leading healthcare systems in the nation.

Pediatrics Medical Education Leadership Team

Class of 2022

100% Board Pass Rate

Congratulations to the class of 2022!

Leading the Way

UF HEALTH SHANDS CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL

Nationally Ranked in Four Specialties

UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is committed to providing high-quality, compassionate, leading-edge care for children and families. As a leader in care, UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is honored to be recognized as a nationally ranked hospital in four pediatric specialties: diabetes & endocrinology (10th), pulmonology & lung surgery (24th), cardiology & heart surgery (26th) and neonatology (35th).

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Our Education

Graduate Medical Education Program

Meet faculty and current trainees, get a glimpse of our campus and hear how proud we are of everyone who makes UF Health and the College of Medicine a great place to learn and grow.

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UF Pediatric News

Department Highlights | Spring 2024

In Memoriam Awards & Honors Research Submitted Proposals Sponsored Authorized New Awards Shoutouts New Faculty & Staff Dr. Klaas Warienga, Chief for the Division of Genetics & Metabolism Joining the…

2024 UF Health Bike Rodeo & Health Fair

Join UF Health Shands Childrens Hospital, the University of Florida Police Department and several community partners to learn how to help keep your child safe and healthy this summer. Children…

NICU Reunion 2024

UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital invites all NICU graduates and their families for a fun reunion picnic! Reunite with your UF Health neonatology care team and enjoy an afternoon of…