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University of Florida, Jacksonville

University of Florida, Jacksonville

Division of Infectious Diseases
1833 Boulevard
Suite 500
Jacksonville, FL 32206

Phone: 904 253 1326
Fax: 904 798 2784

Training Program Director

University of Florida, Jacksonville Michael L. Sands MD, MPH, FIDSA

Research Interests: HIV infection, TB, STD, and public health epidemiology

Participating Hospitals

University of Florida-Shands Jacksonville Hospital : 500
Baptist Medical Center : 750
Mayo Clinic Jacksonville : 350

Program Training Offerings

How does this program meet the ABIM requirements for training in clinical microbiology?

Didactic LecturesHands-on Experience

The Program provides training in hospital epidemiology through:

Didactic LecturesContinuity Clinic

The Program provides clinical experience for fellows in the following:

Infections in marrow transplantInfections in solid organ transplant patientsInfections in travelers and tropical medicineInfections in children

This Program provides training in STD management through:

Didactic LecturesAttendance at STD Clinic

The Program has a didactic lecture course for fellows:


If yes, what is the average number of lectures provided over a two-year period?


Training is for:


Are there citizenship requirements?


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The Program has a training grant (T32):


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Additional Training/Faculty Resources (optional):

Applications accepted via Electronic Residency Application Service (ERASĀ®)?


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Timeframe when interviews are done

Michael L. Sands MD, MPH, FIDSA

Michael L. Sands


Christina Bailey MD

Christina Bailey

Jeffrey Lauer MD

Jeffrey Lauer

Levonne Mitchell-Samon MD

Levonne Mitchell-Samon

James M. Toomey MD

James M. Toomey

Alexander Vandevelde MD

Alexander Vandevelde

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