Speakers Resource Program

The UF Health Speakers Resource Program is a free community education service that provides educational programs presented by UF Health Shands professionals to community organizations, schools, businesses and civic clubs.

The program is designed to help people learn more about their health by interacting with physicians and other health care professionals in an informal atmosphere.


There are more than 50 lecture topics available:

General Health Care

  • Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Brain injury
  • Burn injury
  • Cancer (specific types)
  • Cosmetic surgery
  • Dealing with emergencies
  • Diabetes
  • Family health
  • First Aid
  • Headache pain
  • Heart disease
  • Hernia
  • HIV and STDs
  • Infection control
  • Infertility
  • Injury prevention
  • Living with pain
  • Medication management
  • Osteoporosis
  • Safety
  • Stroke
  • Transplantation
  • Women's health

General Health Care

  • Advanced directives
  • Alzheimer's
  • Dermatology
  • Hearing loss
  • Ophthalmology
  • Palliative care
  • Senior health issues
  • Sleep disorders

Nutrition, Sports and Exercise

  • Athletic injuries
  • Concussion
  • Exercise benefits
  • Heat related illnesses
  • Nutrition
  • Self-defense
  • Sports injury prevention
  • Sudden cardiac death in athletes
  • Weight control

Behavioral Health

  • Alcohol
  • Anxiety and anger control
  • Death and dying
  • Depression
  • Eating disorders
  • Pain management
  • Stress management
  • Substance abuse

Parent and Child

  • Breastfeeding
  • Children's health
  • Children's dental health
  • Children's safety
  • Newborn health
  • Prenatal care

Request a Speaker

You can request a speaker by filling out the form below.

Topics of interest

Please allow at least six weeks to fill your request

This event will take place in or near this city.

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