AIM to connect

Visit our AIM to Connect page for virtual resources created for you by the Arts in Medicine and Integrative Therapies teams.

10,000 Songs performed by Musicians in Residence at the bedside in 2018.

Music Referrals

12,000 Visual Art activities led by an Artist in Residence at the bedside or in workshops in 2018.

Visual Arts Referrals

AIM Celebrates a milestone anniversary

30 Years of Healing Through the Arts

Since its inception in 1990, the Arts in Medicine programs at UF and UF Health Shands have brought healing through the arts to the hospital and Gainesville communities through the visual, literary, and performing arts. 2020 marks 30 years of transforming the hospital experience. (photos taken prior to COVID-19 protocols)

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Arts in Medicine’s

COVID-19 Pandemic Arts Response

The Arts in Medicine program at UF Health in Gainesville, FL responded to the COVID-19 pandemic adapted our delivery of services to provide continued care to the patients, their families, and staff. (photos taken prior to COVID-19 protocols)

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From Bird Strike to Hope:

The Story of Moe Ricks’s Optimism in the Face of Tragedy

"The typical healing process in the hospital is clinical – it's about medicines and machines. The Arts in Medicine guys, the type of healing that they offer is like basically for my soul."

Andrew, Writer in Residence, left; Moe Ricks, right (photos taken prior to COVID-19 protocols)

AIM Workshops Go Virtual

Our teams are proud to present new ways of connection to those who have limited access to in-person engagements through virtual live-streaming, prerecorded classes and workshops, and other online resources. (photos taken prior to COVID-19 protocols)

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AIM Current Events

Arts in Medicine Celebrates 30 Years

Since its inception in 1990, the Arts in Medicine programs at UF and UF Health Shands have brought healing through the arts to the hospital and…

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AIM All-request Concerts Provide Continued Care

Since 1990 when the program was founded, AIM’s mission has been to encourage creativity to support wellbeing. So when the COVID-19 pandemic met North…

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AIM Drop-ins for staff in quarantine are back!

Arts in Medicine is here for you. Check out the image below for information on our free, no-commitment programs for UF Health staff in quarantine…

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Calendar of Events

Upcoming Events

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