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Linda R. Edwards, M.D.
Chief

Welcome to the site for the Division of General Internal Medicine located on the University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville campus. Our division provides professional services to UF Health Jacksonville, a tertiary care teaching hospital serving Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia.

Members of our division provide continuous care for internal medicine patients, both inpatient and outpatient. Our faculty physicians play an integral role in the instruction of residents in the ACGME-accredited internal medicine residency program as well as medical students from the UF College of Medicine.

The information contained on these pages is designed to provide a comprehensive view of our division and contact information to answer any additional questions. Thank you for your interest in our division.

Linda R. Edwards, M.D.
Senior Associate Dean for Educational Affairs; Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine; Associate Chair, Department of Medicine; Medical Director, Program for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

News & Announcements

Saving a lifesaver

3/10/2015

Dr. Joseph Tepas’ life changed the day he walked into Katie Caples’ hospital room. The 17-year-old looked like the pediatr... [full story]

Women’s hearts really are more sensitive

3/9/2015

It sounds like a stereotype when someone says women’s hearts are more sensitive than men’s, but science is proving it&rsquo... [full story]

Getting to know our nurses: Tara Balsamo

3/4/2015

Name: Tara Balsamo, MSN, RN, CCRN, TraumaOne UF Health: When did you realize you wanted to become a nurse and why? Balsamo: In... [full story]

Pain management team uses little-known technique to ease chronic pain

10/7/2014

Rahim Mohamad endured an excruciating pain in his neck for four very long years. It gave him migraine headaches, kept him awake at nig... [full story]

Upcoming Events

Sep 4

Inpatient Hyperglycemia: What Next?

From 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM

Sep 8

"Gene Therapy I"

From 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM

Sep 9

Drug Therapies for Type 2 Diabetes

From 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM

Sep 15

Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

From 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM

Sep 22

"Gastric and Bowel Cancer"

From 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM

Sep 29

"Gene Therapy II"

From 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM