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Pediatricians encouraged to discuss gun safety

Alexandra K. Byrne, MD, a pediatric resident at the University of Florida College of Medicine, presented findings from a study showing that staff training programs and providing education materials about gun safety increased doctor-parent conversations about gun safety.

Asad Bashir: Vaccines: fact vs. myth

According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there were more than 1,000 cases of measles in 2019. This is the greatest number of cases reported in the U.S. since 1992 and since measles was declared eliminated in 2000.

100% Board Pass Rate

Congratulations to our Class of 2018 University of Florida Pediatric Resident Graduates who achieved a 100% first-time board pass rate on their American Board of Pediatric Certifying Exam! We are so proud of you and the entire pediatric residency program!…

Two Major Awards from the Academic Pediatric Association for Achievements in Education

The Department of Pediatrics is very proud to announce that at this year’s Pediatric Academic Societies Conference in Baltimore, Dr. Nicole Paradise Black received TWO MAJOR awards for her achievements in education. The first, the Academic Pediatric Association Mid-Career Faculty Teaching Award, which recognizes a mid-career pediatrician who demonstrates excellence…