Whether behind the scenes or in the spotlight, our health system shines

While a local tragedy drew national media attention, our providers stepped up to save lives.

By: Leon L. Haley Jr., M.D., MHSA, C.P.E., FACEP
News media overhead News crews from around the country descended on UF Health Jacksonville to report on the Jacksonville Landing mass shooting and hear about the care the victims received.
Caro speaks to media David Caro, M.D., an associate professor of emergency medicine at UF COMJ, talks to the media about the shooting victims who were brought to UF Health Jacksonville.
Crandall speaks Marie Crandall, M.D., M.P.H., a professor of surgery at UF COMJ, updates the media on the patients' conditions.
TraumaOne UF Health Jacksonville is home to TraumaOne, the only adult and pediatric Level I trauma center in Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia.
Haley Wildlight Leon L. Haley Jr., M.D., MHSA, dean of UF COMJ and CEO of UF Health Jacksonville, addresses the crowd during the Wildlight groundbreaking ceremony.
Wildlight sign UF Health will have office and medical space at Wildlight, as well as a wellness center that will feature UF Health rehabilitation services and a YMCA.
Dr. Parker Alex Parker, Ph.D.
Dr. WuDunn Darrell WuDunn, M.D., Ph.D.
"As we continue to position ourselves as a key part of one of the best academic health centers in the Southeast, a regional campus designation is only fitting."
Leon L. Haley Jr., M.D., MHSA