About the University of Florida Addiction Division
The University of Florida College of Medicine’s online Graduate Certificate in Addiction and Recovery was developed by addiction experts who have conducted groundbreaking scientific research in the field. Other faculty members evaluate and treat physicians, athletes, students and other patients on a daily basis at our world-class treatment facilities at UF Health Florida Recovery Center, which has locations in Gainesville, Orlando, Tampa, Jacksonville and Vero Beach.
We are proud to have one of the largest addiction research, training, treatment and education divisions nationally. Our faculty include addiction medicine physicians, psychiatrists who are board-certified in addiction, and leading addiction researchers at the McKnight Brain Institute of the University of Florida. Our specialists provide both inpatient and outpatient care for patients of all ages.
About the University of Florida
One of the nation’s leading public universities, UF traces its beginnings to a small seminary in 1853. Today, it is one of the most comprehensive and academically diverse universities in the United States. Since 1985, UF has been a member of the Association of American Universities, a higher-education organization comprising top public and private research universities in the U.S. and Canada.
UF is consistently ranked among the nation’s top universities:
- U.S. News & World Report “Best Medical Schools: Research” (2016) (#43)
- U.S. News & World Report “Top Public Universities” (2016) (#14)
- U.S. News & World Report “Most Innovative Schools” (2016) (#18)
- Kiplinger’s “Best Values in Public Colleges” (2015) (#3)
- Fiske Guide to Colleges “Best Buys Among Publics” (2016) (#2)
- Forbes list of “Best Public Colleges” (2014) (#15)
UF’s network of alumni spans the globe, with graduates in all 50 states and 135 countries.