Nicole Keys


Ten years ago this month, UF Health Shands Hospital opened its Level 1 trauma center, a unit staffed with the experts and equipment needed to take care of patients with the most deadly and devastating injuries. Now, more than 24,000 patients later, we’re celebrating some of the lives that have been saved as a result of this care.

October 2014

A new Gator on board

The College of Dentistry welcomes its new dean, Dr. Isabel Garcia.

A place built for miracles

UF Health Shands Hospital marked an important milestone with the opening of a new lobby and pediatrics entrance in September.

The song of Ron Shorr

Dr. Ron Shorr conducts aging research and still finds time to play jazz guitar for his band Bella Luna.

The whole world changed

For these patients, losing weight was the key to a new life.