Expanding the UF Health footprint

A new year signifies new beginnings for our academic health center.

By: Leon L. Haley Jr., M.D., MHSA, C.P.E., FACEP
Alexander Parker, Ph.D. Alexander Parker, Ph.D., is senior associate dean for research at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville.
JAX-ASCENT The Jacksonville Aging Studies Center, or JAX-ASCENT, is located on the second floor of the Professional Office Building on the UF Health Jacksonville campus.
New chairs Pictured clockwise, from top left, are: K.C. Balaji, M.D.; John Davis, M.D.; Chandana “Sandy” Lall, M.D., M.B.A.; Darrell WuDunn, M.D., Ph.D.; and Paul Mongan, M.D.
Guy Benrubi, M.D. Guy Benrubi, M.D.
Deans and directors Pictured, from left, are: Kelly Best, M.D.; David Chesire, Ph.D.; Ross Jones, M.D., M.P.H.; and Madeline Joseph, M.D.
Wildlight rendering2 The UF Health Wildlight medical office building is scheduled to open in December 2019.
Haley talks Large Leon L. Haley Jr., M.D., MHSA, dean of UF COMJ and CEO of UF Health Jacksonville, says the health center’s legislative team will focus on several key issues this spring, including the 340B Drug Pricing Program and Medicaid reimbursement.