Excelling in Child Healthcare Education

AT ONE OF THE NATION’S BEST CHILDREN’S HOSPITALS

Meet Our Leadership Team

Nicole Black, MD, 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 health care systems in the nation. As a program, we commit to providing the best in quality, communication, passion, innovation, and service in everything we do.

Pediatric Residency Program Leadership Team

Leading the Way

100% Pass Rate

Our program is committed to developing the best possible pediatric physicians. The graduating class of 2018 was the first class to achieved a 100% pass rate on their American Board of Pediatric Certifying Exam!

Pediatric Presidency Class of 2018

Nationally Ranked

The University of Florida Health Shands Children’s Hospital has been recognized as one of the nation’s best hospitals for children in five medical specialties, according to U.S. News & World Report rankings.

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Award Winning Program

Our program, residents, and faculty receive regular awards recognizing their achievements and dedication to pediatrics.

Brain Bowl Team 2017

Top Research Program

The UF Department of Pediatrics ranks 28th among pediatrics departments at public universities for NIH funding.

Dr. Mitchell & Team

National Leader in Advocacy Training

Our program is designed to give residents the skills necessary to develop, implement and evaluate an advocacy activity from beginning to end.

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News & Updates

100% Board Pass Rate

Category: Division News

Congratulations to our Class of 2018 University of Florida Pediatric Resident Graduates who achieved a 100% first-time board pass rate on their…

Class of 2019

Two Major Awards from the Academic Pediatric…

Category: Division News

The Department of Pediatrics is very proud to announce that at this year’s Pediatric Academic Societies Conference in Baltimore, Dr. Nicole…

Nicole Black

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Category: Resident News
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