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


Michael-J-LightMichael J. Light, MD

Division Chief, Clinical Professor

Special interests: Asthma, CF research, Allergy, Vent / Trach




Mutasim-Abu-HasanMutasim Abu-Hasan, MD

Clinical Associate Professor, Director Fellowship Training Program

Special interests: Asthma and CF research




Sally-ChesrownSarah E. Chesrown, MD, PhD

Professor Emeritus

Clinical interests: Asthma and airway anomalies

Email: chesrse@peds.ufl.edu



Silvia-Delgado-VillaltaSilvia Delgado-Villalta, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Director CF Center, Newborn Screening program, Pediatric lung transplant program

Clinical interests: Asthma, CF




Dima-EzmignaDima Ezmigna, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Clinical interests: Asthma






Shih-Wen Huang, MD

Professor Emeritus

Clinical Interests: Allergy

Email: huangsw@peds.ufl.edu



Sreekala-PrabhakaranSreekala Prabhakaran, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Special interests: Sleep medicine




Pamela-SchulerPamela M. Schuler, MD

Professor Emeritus

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




Mary-WagnerMary H. Wagner, MD

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

Special interests: Sleep disorders




Elizabeth LeFave, ARN, CPNP, AE-C

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

Rhoda Reed, RNS

  • Home Care Coordinator; Sleep program coordinator

Dawn Baker, ARNP, CCRC

  • Coordinator of Clinical Programs
  • Professional interests: Research

Alicia Hardy, RN

  • Certified Asthma Educator, Sleep Program Coordinator

Christine Mullally, RN

  • CF Coordinator

Lashawnta (Tay) Gandy, LPN

  • Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases

Ticea Cannon, LPN

  • Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases


Leslie-HendelesLeslie Hendeles, Pharm D

  • Clinical Pharmacist
  • Clinical/research interests: Asthma




Family Program

Angela Miney, BA

  • Interests are family involvement, family centered care, patient safety
  • Email: aminey@peds.ufl.edu


Ellen Bowser, MS, RN, RD, LD

Jen Hillan, MSH, RD, LD


David Yonutas, PhD, RRT

Social Work

Susan Horky, MSW, LCSW

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

Support Staff

Brenda Martin

Lisa Harvey

  • Clinic coordinator


John G. Reiss, PhD

  • Child Health Policy
  • Special interest: Transition and advocacy