Faculty & Staff

For concerns or questions related to patient care, please contact the Access Center (352-273-8380) or contact us through your child’s “My Chart” portal.  Emails related to patient care cannot be responded to by email




Mary-WagnerMary H. Wagner, MD

Clinical Professor, Director, Pediatric Sleep Lab/Sleep Program; CoDirector Sleep medicine fellowship training program; Director Pediatric Pulmonary Center training program

Special interests: Sleep disorders



Sreekala-PrabhakaranSreekala Prabhakaran, MD

Interim Division Chief; Clinical Associate Professor

Special interests: Sleep medicine, Severe Asthma





Silvia Delgado Villalta, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Director CF Center, Newborn Screening program

Clinical interests: Asthma, CF, BPD



Dima-EzmignaDima Ezmigna, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor; Director of Pediatric Pulmonary Fellowship Program

Clinical interests: Asthma, DLD, Sickle Cell, Pulmonary Hypertension, CF




Carmen Leon AstudilloCarmen Leon Astudillo, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Special interests: Aerodigestive disorders, Asthma, Neuromuscular diseases





Raymond Veras, MD

Raymond Veras, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Clinical Interests: Neuromuscular Diseases, Aerodigestive, technology dependence, asthma




Leslie HendelesLeslie Hendeles, Pharm.D.

Professor Emeritus

Clinical Interests: Determining bioequivalence of generic inhalers

Email: hendeles@cop.ufl.edu



Sally-ChesrownSarah E. Chesrown, MD, PhD

Professor Emeritus

Clinical interests: Asthma and airway anomalies

Email: chesrse@peds.ufl.edu



Shih-Wen Huang, MD

Professor Emeritus

Clinical Interests: Allergy

Email: huangsw@peds.ufl.edu


Pamela-SchulerPamela M. Schuler, MD

Professor Emeritus

Special interests: Children with musculoskeletal disorders, technology dependence; lung transplant






Mohammed Al-HumiariMohammed Al-Humiari, MD, MS

Second Year

Phone: (352) 273-8380





No Picture AvailableJoseph Russo, MD, MS

First Year

Phone: (352) 273-8380


Clinical & Nursing Staff

Dawn Baker, APRN, CCRC

  • Coordinator of Clinical Programs
  • Professional interests: Research

Brittany Knight, DNP, APRN

  • Coordinator CF Center
  • Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases

Alicia Hardy, RN

  • Certified Asthma Educator, Sleep Program Coordinator

Alyssa Henry, PA

  • Pediatric Physician Assistant

Lashawnta (Tay) Gandy, LPN

  • Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases

Ticea Cannon, LPN

  • Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases


PPC Staff, Nutrition, Social Work, and Family Program

Elizabeth LeFave, ARN, CPNP, AE-C

  • PPC faculty nurse
  • Professional interests: Management of asthma and long term management of cystic fibrosis

Ellen Bowser, MS, RN, RD, LD

Jen Hillan, MSH, RD, LD

Susan Horky, MSW, LCSW

  • Faculty Social Worker
  • Special interests: Advocacy and cultural competence; diversity in faculty and trainees

Angela Miney, BA

  • Interests are family leadership, patient and family engagement, patient experience
  • Email: aminey@peds.ufl.edu

Tatiana Pulcini, LCSW

  • Social Worker
  • Special interests: Transitions

Administration Support Staff

Laura Monday, MHS, CCM

Lisa Harvey

Christopher Gates