Happy Hospital Week

A big thank you …

In honor of National Hospital Week, we thank everyone who provides and supports patient care across UF Health Shands. You — our talented faculty physicians, nurses, residents, staff and volunteers — represent the very best in innovative, quality patient care and compassionate, hospitable customer service.

We appreciate the work you do every day to care for our patients and to support each other.


David S. Guzick, M.D., Ph.D.

Senior Vice President for Health Affairs, UF

President, UF Health

Ed Jimenez


UF Health Shands

Irene Alexaitis, D.N.P., R.N., NEA-BC

Vice President for Nursing and Patient Services and Chief Nursing Officer

UF Health Shands

Timothy C. Flynn, M.D.

Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, UF College of Medicine

Chief Medical Officer, UF Health Shands Hospital

Marvin A. Dewar, M.D., J.D.

Senior Associate Dean, UF College of Medicine

Chief Executive Officer, UF Health Physicians