Approved internship sites in the Gainesville and surrounding community are listed below.  To review information for a specific site click on the internship name to view the site’s approved internship profile form. Please notify Dr. Holly Moses if information contained on the internship profile forms is inaccurate.

Alachua County Board of County Commissioners

Alachua County Health Department (Florida Department of Health – Alachua County)

ALL requests for internships at the Alachua County Health Department (ACHD) must be directed to James Albury (with Karen Cayson as Alternate). He is coordinating all intern activity at the Florida Department of Health in Alachua County. His email is and his phone number is 352-334-7900 x 7991. Be sure to include in your email to him which Department at the Florida Department of Health in Alachua County that you are interested in, and she will forward your name to the internship supervisor. James is also the contact for; Bradford Co., Columbia Co., Dixie Co., Gadsden Co., Gilchrist Co., Hamilton Co., Hernando Co., Lafayette Co., Levy Co., Pasco Co., Putnam Co., Suwannee Co., Union Co.

Alachua County Medical Providers

American Red Cross (North Central Florida Chapter)

Baby Gator Child Development & Research Center

Center for Independent Living of North Central FL (CILNCF)

Eastside Community Health Advocacy Team (E-CHAT)

Eldercare of Alachua County/ AL’z Place

Emerging Pathogens Institute

Epilepsy Foundation of Florida

Fitzness International LLC

Florida’s Department of Health/Children’s Medical Services Network

Florida School of Traditional Midwifery

Gainesville Area Community Tennis Associates – Aces in Motion


Girls Place, Inc.

Healthy Learning Academy

HeartSafe City Foundation

Kinetix Physical Therapy

Lifesouth Community Blood Centers

March of Dimes

Marion County Health Department

Munroe Regional Medical Center

Neuromedicine Interdisciplinary Clinical and Academic Program (NICAP)

Partnership for Strong Families

Physical Therapy Center at the Orthopedic Institute

ReQuest Physical Therapy

Rural Women’s Health Project

RAHMA Mercy Clinc

Sira Pregnancy Center

Southeastern Integrated Medical

Suwannee River Area Health Education Center (AHEC)

VA (Veterans Affairs) Internships

NF/SG VHG, Center of Innovation on Disability and Rehabilitation Research

Veterans Affairs Geriatric Research Education & Clinical Center 

YouFit Health Club

Youth Combine Inc.

UF Health Fitness and Wellness Center

UF Health Rehab Center- Shands Hospital

UF Health Shands Hospital Internship Opportunities

UF Health Shands Hospital requires an extensive list of additional security/access requirements for its interns.  See attachments and note that ALL of the listed requirements are due no later than the last day of class (HSC4800).
NOTE: These requirements MUST be submitted to FLG‐11 no later than the last day of the semester (the semester prior to internship). Print copies of each requirement and submit (all at one time) to FLG‐11 in a manila folder or envelope. Do not staple the packet. Include this cover sheet in front of all of the requirements, and mark each circle to indicate that you have satisfied each requirement (which will be included in the submitted packet).

University of Florida Intern Opportunities:

Area Health Education Centers Program

Health Street

College of Medicine

Diabetes Center of Excellence

GatorWell Health Promotion Services


Institute on Aging Health Promotion Center

Process Evaluation of Student Health Agency [HEB]


Southeastern National Tuberculosis Center & North FL AIDS Education and Training Center

University Athletic Association


UF College of Medicine General Pediatrics Department

UF College of Nursing (Research Projects)

UF Department of Community Dentistry & Behavioral Science

UF Human Resources Services

WellFlorida Council ,Inc

Yopp, Inc