Office of the Chair

PO Box 100277
Gainesville, FL 32610-0277
Fax: 352-265-1107

Jamie B. Conti, MDChair
Jamie B. Conti, MD, FACC
Phone: 352-265-0655

Juan Aranda, MDVice Chair of Clinical Affairs
Juan Aranda, MD
Phone: 352-265-0655

N L Edwards, MDVice Chair of Graduate Medical Education
N. Lawrence Edwards, MD
Phone: 352-265-0239

Vice Chair of Research
Borna Mehrad, MD
Phone: 352-273-8737

Vice Chair of Academic Affairs
Ellen Zimmermann, MD
Phone: 352-273-9474

Office of Administration

PO Box 103594
Gainesville, FL 32610-3594
Fax: 352-265-8056

Rachel PalmerVice Chair of Administration
Rachel Palmer, MBA
Phone: 352-265-0655

Alicia C. WoodChief Financial Officer
Alicia C. Wood
Phone: 352-265-0655

Chief Operations Officer
Fay Yancey, MHA
Phone: 352-265-0655

Support Groups consisting of the following services:

  • Human Resources
  • Billing Services Administration
  • Budget and Financial Planning & Reporting
  • Contracts Development & Monitoring
  • Grant Support
  • Purchasing
  • Property Management
  • Academic Affairs/Compensation Plan

The department is divided into 12 sub-specialty divisions – each administered by a division chief and division administrator. The division chief is responsible for teaching, research, administration and clinical care activities within the sub-specialty.