UF Health & AI

The University of Florida‘s academic health center — UF Health — is creating an academic hub to advance trustworthy AI in the health sciences. World-class infrastructure, high-quality data and diverse and inclusive teams are central to our vision.

Our Areas of Focus

Health care delivery

AI-enhanced health care decision-making and precision health.

Biomedical discovery

AI-fueled development of novel diagnostics and therapeutics.

Public and population health

AI-powered modeling and surveillance of health determinants.


The ICU of the Future

UF Health researchers are pioneering the use of artificial intelligence in patient care and the intensive care unit. In the ICU of the future, artificial intelligence will harness torrents of patient data to assist physicians’ decision making and potentially improve patients’ environment.

A group of healthcare providers  stand next to a computer in a sunlit patient room.

In the news

PHHP names Mattia Prosperi associate dean for AI and innovation

The University of Florida College of Public Health and Health Professions has appointed Mattia Prosperi, Ph.D., to a new leadership role within the college, associate dean for artificial intelligence and…

Researchers will use AI to predict who may develop certain rare diseases

A team of researchers from University of Florida Health and Penn Medicine is using a set of artificial intelligence-powered algorithms called PANDA to find rare “zebras” in patient medical records…

UF researchers’ AI system gives doctors better insight into patients’ conditions

Using data collected from patients’ vital signs, University of Florida researchers have designed an artificial intelligence system that can accelerate and focus doctors’ decision-making during the crucial, early stages of…

UF Health researcher aims to create AI algorithm to help map human body’s cells

Researchers at UF Health are developing an artificial intelligence algorithm to be used by scientists around the nation who are mapping out the entire human body at the single-cell level.…

Around the colleges

UFCD and Overjet Partner to Develop Dental AI Education Program

The program introduces UF College of Dentistry students and residents to artificial intelligence for radiograph interpretation and includes access to Overjet’s proprietary AI Teaching Clinic.

dental presentation

Dr. Jon Kim: Using AI to revolutionize the field of comparative oncology and help animals and humans in the real world

Dr. Jon Kim joined the UF College of Veterinary Medicine faculty in May as an assistant professor in the college’s department of small animal clinical sciences.

Dr. Kim

College of Nursing AI faculty video spotlight: Tamara Macieira

UF + AI | Tamara Macieira


PHHP launches undergraduate artificial intelligence certificate

A new nine-credit certificate offered by the University of Florida College of Public Health and Health Professions will help undergraduate students apply knowledge in artificial intelligence.

teacher and student

UF Health researcher co-leading landmark study on autism’s role in aging

While the number of adults affected by autism is growing, very little is known about the way the condition is impacted by aging.

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Celebrating Distinction – College of Nursing honors the achievements of our faculty

For the first time since 2019, UF Health recognized 33 newly endowed professors and chairs in the six health science colleges during the Oct. 13 ceremony, Celebrating Distinction.

Nursing celebration


Bringing the best together

An environment to shape the future of AI

Together we will deepen health-related AI and data science expertise to build a culture of inclusive excellence and a robust foundation for sustained impact.

Malachowsky Hall for Data Science and Information Technology (opening 2023)

>120 A growing community of UF Health AI, data science and domain experts interested in health-related AI research and applications

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