About David J Burchfield
Hello, my name is Dr. Burchfield and I served as chief of the division of neonatology, department of pediatrics at UF Health, and University of Florida from September 2001-June 2023. I attended the University of Florida, graduating in 1977, M.D., University of South Florida, 1981, intern (pediatrics), University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1981-1982. Residency (pediatrics), University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Fellow (Neonatology), Department of Pediatrics, University of Florida college of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida July 84- June 86.
Prior to my appointment I was instructor in neonatology from July 86-87, assistant professor in neonatology, department of pediatrics, University of Florida August 87-92, associate professor in neonatology, department of pediatrics, August 92-98 staff privileges, North Florida Regional Medical Center, 1991-2012, associate professor, department of physiology (joint appointee) University of Florida, February 92-98., graduate faculty advisor, University of Florida April 95 to present, medical director newborn services July 95-present, staff privileges, at former Shands Hospital Alachua General, department of pediatrics and physiology, University of Florida, August 98-present and staff privileges Munroe Regional Medical Center, Ocala Florida, November 2006-present.
I have received honors and awards throughout my career with most recent being The Best Doctors in America 2002-20012. Board affiliation: FLEX-1981, American Board of Pediatrics, 1986, Neonatal/Perinatal Board Certified, 1987, Memberships: American Academy of Pediatrics, section on Perinatal Pediatrics, Florida Medical Association, Alachua County Medical Society, Florida Society of Neonatal-Perinatologists, Society for Pediatric Research, American Heart Association Council on Cardiopulmonary and Critical Care, Southern Society for Pediatric Research Council Member 1998-present and American Pediatric Society.
Neonatal – Perinatal MedicineAmerican Board of Pediatrics
- Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
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