10,000 Songs performed by Musicians in Residence at the bedside annually.


12,000 Visual Art activities led by an Artist in Residence at the bedside or in workshops annually.

Visual Arts

1,500 Writing prompts provided by a Writer in Residence at the bedside or in workshops annually.

Literary Arts

6,000 Dance workshops directed by a Dancer in Residence annually.

Dance Programs

A Radio Program by AIM and Wmbt 90.1 FM

Shift Change

Shift Change is an hour-long radio program showcasing the song selections of fellow healthcare workers at UF Health and other healthcare institutions in the Gainesville, FL area. It airs during the hour when our day and night-shift healthcare colleagues are coming and going from their shifts.

Shift Change

Congratulations Jill Sonke, assistant director

CDC COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force

CDC appoints UF Center for Arts in Medicine director and UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine assistant director as senior adviser to COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force.


CMN All-Stars Virtual Gallery

The artwork made during the pilot session of the Arts in Medicine All Stars Class has been transformed into a virtual art gallery, thanks to Center for Arts in Medicine certificate student Aliza Torrens-Solis! This collaboration between Children's Miracle Network and Arts in Medicine has produced some incredible pieces!

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AIM Current Events

Shift Change: AIM x WMBT Radio

Set your reminder and dial in for a WMBT-hosted radio show, “Shift Change”, by UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine! Shift Change is an…

Shift Change

My Vibrant Island: A Coloring Book by Kinsey…

UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine empowers pediatric patients to creatively tell their own stories. Working with professional artists, patients use…

Kinsey painting

Program Update: Gentle Yoga for Health Canceled…

The Gentle Yoga for Health class for September 22nd has been canceled. The class will reconvene on Wednesday, September 29th at 4:15pm. Click…

Tammy teaching yoga virtually

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