University of Florida | Gainesville | Within Florida | Out of State

To review information for a specific site, click on the internship name to view the approved internship profile form. Please notify Dr. Holly Moses if information contained on the internship profile form is inaccurate.

Internship Sites at the University of Florida

Aces in Motion
Area Health Education Centers (UF AHEC)
Baby Gator Child Development & Research Center
College of Medicine
GatorWell Health Promotion Services
HealthStreet - UF Dept. of Epidemiology
Neuromedicine Interdisciplinary Clinical and Academic Program (NICAP)
UAA Sports Health
UAA Sports Nutrition Department
UF College of Medicine, Center for Experiential Learning and Simulation
UF Department of Community Dentistry & Behavioral Science
UF Dept of Health Outcomes & Biomedical Informatics: Dr. Salloum's research team
UF Dept of Health Outcomes & Biomedical Informatics: Dr. Khalil's research team
UF HR Wellness Department
UF Cancer Center Office of Community Outreach and Engagement
UF Fitness and Wellness Center
UF HealthStreet
UF/HEB BEACH Research Group
UF/HEB Technology Health & Equity (THE) Workgroup
UF/IFAS (Dr. LaToya O'Neil)
UF IFAS Precision Ketogenic Therapy Program
UF RECSPORTS Aquatics & Risk Management Department
UF RecSports Fitness and Nutrition Department
UF Health Internship Opportunities:
  • Carefully review the UF Health internship opportunities. 
  • UF Health requires an extensive list of additional requirements for all interns.
  • See below attachments related to the additional requirements: (1) UF Health Hospital Requirements (details all requirements); (2) Healthcare Provider Statement of Medical Capability (used for General Health Screening and/or physical examination)
  • The above forms and detailed requirements must be submitted to FLG-11 no later than the last day of class (HSC4800).
    • Residential students must print copies of each requirement and submit to Dr. Moses (all requirements should be submitted at one time). 
    • Online students must email PDF copies of each requirement to Dr. Moses (one email with all PDF attachments). 
      UF Health Rehab – OSMI - Hand and Upper Extremity Clinic
      UF Health Rehab Center - Magnolia park
      UF Health Rehab Center - Shands Hospital
      UF Health Shands Psychiatric Hospital
      UF Health Shands Internship Opportunities
      • ***Important: For Shands Hospital internship opportunities, do NOT contact the supervisors directly. 
      • Pre-interns must complete the online application during the call for applications period. 
      • Dr. Moses will provide all information regarding the application process for UF Health Shands Hospital sites. 

      Internship Sites in Gainesville and Surrounding Communities

      Alachua County Health Department (Florida Department of Health - Alachua County)
      American Red Cross, Emergency Services Department
      Autism Worldwide
      AxoGen Inc. [Alachua]
      Balance 180 Gymnastics & Sports Academy
      Center for Independent Living of North Central Florida (CILNCF)
      Epilepsy Foundation of Florida
      Fit For Life Physical Therapy
      Fitzness International LLC
      Gainesville Fire Rescue - Community Resource Paramedic Program
      Gainesville Holistic Healthcare
      Girls on the Run of Alachua County
      Girls Place, Inc.
      Healthy Learning Academy
      Infinite Energy (Human Resources Department)
      Kinetix Physical Therapy
      LifeSouth Community Blood Centers
      LIV Athletic
      North Central Florida YMCA
      North Florida Integrative Medicine
      North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System (VA)
      Oak Hammock
      Oak Hammock Fitness Center
      Partnership for Strong Families
      Peaceful Paths Domestic Violence Network
      Physical Therapy Center at the Orthopedic Institute
      ReQuest Physical Therapy
      Suwannee River Area Health Education Center (AHEC)
      VA North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System
      WellFlorida Council, Inc.

      Internship Sites in the State of Florida

      Absolute Health [Ocala]
      Advent Health Ocala - Wellness Center [Ocala]
      Alfano Center [Miami]
      Alzheimer's Association [Bonita Springs]
      Alzheimer's Association [Clearwater]
      Alzheimer's Association [Polk]
      Alzheimer's Association [Sarasota]
      Alzheimer's Association, Florida Gulf Coast Chapter [Lakeland]
      American Lung Association [Jacksonville]
      American Red Cross [South Florida Chapters]
      AHEC (Area Health Education Center)
      Ayers Health and Rehabilitation Center [Trenton]
      Baptist Health
      • Students planning to intern at a Baptist Health Hospital must submit site-specific additional paperwork 45 days prior to the start of the internship (or by the date specified by Dr. Moses, whichever is earlier).  Please notify Dr. Moses as soon as you accept this internship.

      Baptist Health South Florida - Wellness Advantage [Miami]
      Baptist Medical Center [Jacksonville] ***this site is not currently accepting interns due to COVID-19***
      Brooks Rehabilitation (Employee Wellness Program) [Jacksonville]
      Broward 4-H Youth Development [Davie]
      Broward Health Medical Center, Outpatient Surgery Dept. [Fort Lauderdale]
      CDC Miami Quarantine Station [Miami]
      Champions for Children, Inc. [Tampa]
      City of Clearwater - Parks and Recreation [Clearwater]
      Cystic Fibrosis Foundation [West Palm Beach]
      Drug Free Charlotte County [Port Charlotte]
      Duval County Health Department, Tobacco Prevention Program [Jacksonville]
      FLIPANY [Ft. Lauderdale]
      FLIPANY [Hialeah]
      Florida Blue [Jacksonville]
      Florida Department of Health in Highlands County [Sebring]
      Florida Department of Health, HIV/STD Program, Orange County [Sanford]
      Florida Department of Health in Monroe County [Marathon]
      Florida Department of Health, Office of Healthy Schools [Tallahassee]
      Florida Department of Health in Putnam County [Palatka]
      Florida Department of Health in Okeechobee County [Okeechobee]
      Florida Department of Health, Tobacco Prevention Program [Volusia]
      Florida Department of Health, Volusia County (Community Health Division) [Daytona Beach]
      Florida Hospital - CREATION Health Employees [Maitland]
      Florida International University Wellness Center [Miami]
      Florida International University Wellness Center, Biscayne Bay Campus [North Miami]
      Florida Introduces Physical Activity and Nutrition to Youth [Ft. Lauderdale]
      FPA Clinical Research [Kissimee]
      Gift of Life Marrow Registry [Boca Raton]
      Health Designs, Inc. [Ponte Vedra Beach]
      Healthy Start Coalition of Martin County [Stuart]
      Healthy Start Coalition of Sarasota County [Sarasota]
      Holy Cross Hospital Community Health & Well-Being Dept. [Ft. Lauderdale]
      Hope for Miami [Miami]
      JEA [Jacksonville]
      Juvenile Diabetes Reseach Foundation Central Florida Chapter [Altamonte Springs]
      Kennedy Space Center Fitness Centers[Kennedy Space Center]
      L.A. Lee YMCA Family Center [Ft. Lauderdale]
      Lutheran Services Florida Health Systems [Jacksonville]
      Manatee County YourChoice Health Plan [Bradenton]
      Marion County Health Department
      Miracle of Love, Inc. [Orlando]
      Nature Coast Community Health Center [Brooksville]
      Nemours Children's Hospital: YOURHealth [Orlando]
      OASIS Florida [Fort Walton Beach]
      P4H Global [Cap-Haitian]
      Palms Medical Group [Starke]
      Planned Parenthood of Florida [Mulitple locations]
      Polk County School District Wellness Program [Lakeland]
      Sarasota Memorial Hospital - Childbirth Education [Sarasota]
      • Students planning to intern at a Sarasota Memorial Hospital must submit site-specific additional paperwork 45 days prior to the start of the internship (or by the date specified by Dr. Moses, whichever is earlier).  Please notify Dr. Moses as soon as you accept this internship.
      SMA Behavioral  [Daytona Beach]
      St Johns County Health Department [St. Augustine]
      Tampa Bay Community Cancer Network (TBCCN)
      The Gathering Place [Miami]
      The Orthopaedic Institute [Lake City]
      TherHappy Therapy Services, Inc. [Hudson]
      UCF Wellness and Health Promotion Services Department [Orlando]
      UF Cares [Jacksonville]
      UF IFAS Extension Escambia County [Cantonment]
      UF IFAS Extension Jefferson County [Monticello]
      UF IFAS Extension Lake County [Tavares]
      UF IFAS Extension Martin County [Stuart]
      UF IFAS Extension Osceola County [Kissimee]
      UF IFAS Extension Wakulla County [Crawfordville]
      UF Health Jacksonville Care Center for Women [Jacksonville]
      *This site is not accepting interns for Spring 2020
      United Way of Lake and Sumter Counties
      University of Miami Wellness Center [Coral Gables]
      Verizon [Tampa]
      Verizon [Temple Terrace]
      Volusia County Government [DeLand]
      Well Work Solutions [Sunny Isles Beach]
      Worksite Wellness - Barrett, Liner & Buss, LLC. [Ocala]
      YMCA of Bonita Springs [Bonita Springs]
      YMCA of Central Florida [Orlando]
      YMCA of Florida's First Coast [Jacksonville]
      YMCA Lake Nona [Orlando]
      YMCA North East Florida [Jacksonville]
      YMCA of the Suncoast [Palm Harbor]
      YMCA of the Tampa Metropolitan Area[Tampa]
      YMCA, Volusia Flagler Family [DeLand]

      Internship Sites Outside of the State of Florida

      AIDS Resource Centerr [Ohio]
      American Heart Association [San Antonio, TX]
      Cedars-Sinai Health System [Los Angeles, CA]
      HealthFitness [Murray Hill, NJ]
      Health Fitness, Duke University [Durham, NC]
      Health Fitness [Raleigh, NC]
      Health Fitness Corporation at Seagate Technology Company [Longmont, CO]
      I AM FITWELL LLC [Upland, CA]
      L&T Health & Fitness: Novant Health Prince William Fitness Center [Manassas, VA]
      National Institute for Fitness & Sport [Indianapolis, IN]
      Northwestern Benefit Corporation of Georgia [Atlanta, GA]
      St Mary's Wellness Center [Athens, GA]
      Terrell County Health Department [Dawson, GA]
      Thurston County Public Health and Social Services Dept [Olympia, WA]
      Verizon [Brooklyn, NY]
      Verizon [Cary, NC]
      Verizon [Other locations]