Scientific sleuthing

UF Health leads the way in setting COVID-19 testing sites, protocols around the state

By Bill Levesque
“It is important to recognize that there isn’t a fire-breathing dragon in our front yard ready to devour us.”
Michael Lauzardo, M.D.
Testing The study aims to enroll more than 500 K-12 students from Gainesville’s P.K. Yonge Developmental Research School.

Children pose unique challenges

Drive-thru testing at The Villages®

Testing UF Health volunteers helped provide convenient coronavirus testing to residents of The Villages® . Louis Brems

Rapid testing at UF Health Central Florida

Testing those most at risk in Jacksonville


First responders need care, too

Testing Volunteer students from the UF colleges of medicine and nursing volunteered to help conduct testing for residents of The Villages® .

Helping the homeless

Testing Grant Harrell, M.D., left, interacts with UF Health clinicians, UF College of Medicine students and GRACE Marketplace staff as they prepare for testing. Jesse S. Jones