Transforming health through the arts.

Founded in 1990, UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine seeks to enrich a patient’s hospital stay through the visual, performing, and literary art activities and experiences provided and/or led by Artists in Residence.


Songs performed by Musicians in Residence at the bedside in 2018.


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


Writing prompts provided by a Writer in Residence at the bedside or in workshops in 2018.
Literary ArtsReferrals


Dance workshops directed by a Dancer in Residence in 2018.
Performing ArtsPrograms

AIM Current Events

Sarah and patient
We are proud to announce that UF Health Artist in Residence Sarah Hinds has been awarded the prestigious Mandela Washington Fellowship Reciprocal…
summer intensive
The 18th Annual Arts in Medicine Summer Intensive has arrived! The UF Center for Arts in Medicine and UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine programs are…
Join UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine in celebrating the original works by Marshal Fisher. Marshal was an osteosarcoma patient at UF Health Shands…

Calendar of Events

Upcoming Events

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Featured Event

Marshal's pARTy Art Exhibit

May 9, 2019
Marshal’s pARTy is a celebration and exhibition of the talents and creativity of Marshal Fisher, an osteosarcoma patient who left a lasting legacy through his outstanding artwork and cheerful spirit. His work will be on display in the Criser Cancer Resource Center from May 9th-June 28th, 2019.