Welcome

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Nizar F. Maraqa, M.D.
Program Director

Welcome to the website for our ACGME-accredited Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship. Our program is part of the University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology, the only comprehensive pediatric infectious diseases service provider in Northeast Florida.

Our 3-year program offers outstanding training that will prepare fellows for academic positions in this field. It encourages and facilitates the expansion of knowledge through our clinically-oriented training with its rich inpatient and outpatient experiences. Fellows interact with patients at two different medical facilities, providing a very diverse patient population with a wide range of infectious diseases. Clinical research opportunities are abundant, with available opportunities in basic science research as well.

I would like to thank you for your interest in our program. Please explore our site and feel free to contact us if you have additional questions.

Nizar F. Maraqa, M.D.
Program Director, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship

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Upcoming Events

Dec 10

Pediatric Grand Rounds: Physician Burnout

From 7:45 AM until 9:00 AM

Dec 11

2014 Evening With Santa

From 5:30 PM until 8:00 PM

Dec 11

2014 Evening With Santa

From 5:30 PM until 8:00 PM

Feb 25

CARD Constituency Board Meeting

From 8:30 AM until 10:00 AM