Maureen A Novak

Maureen A Novak, M.D.

Professor

Department: MD-PEDS-GENERAL
Business Phone: (352) 273-8573
Business Email: novakma@ufl.edu

About Maureen A Novak

Dr. Novak received her undergraduate degree from Princeton University and her medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School. She completed her pediatric residency at Strong Memorial Hospital at the University of Rochester in Rochester, NY and stayed on to do a chief residency year. She spent a year in private practice and then did a Pediatric Infectious Disease fellowship at Babies Hospital at Columbia University in New York City. Upon moving to Gainesville, she worked in a pediatric practice as a generalist for 5 years. She joined the General Pediatrics division as the head of the adolescent and young adult program at UF in 1997. She was residency program director from 2005-2010. Her professional interests include integrating competency evaluation into resident and medical student education, infectious disease and adolescent health. She has received multiple honors for her work in medical education.

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2014-2018
MDT7090 Elective Topics
2013,2016-2018
MDT7400 Elect Top/Pediatrics
2018
MDC7400 Pediatric Clerkship
2018
MDC7124 Family Med/Geriatrics
2015-2016
MDC7401 Senior Pediatric Clk
2010-2013
MEL7937 Elect Top/Pediatrics
2009
BCC7141 Senior Pediatric Clk

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Pediatrics
Subspecialties
  • Pediatric Infectious Disease
Areas of Interest
  • Healthy living
  • Well-child visits

Publications

2021
Pre-exposure Prophylaxis-Preventing HIV in Adolescents.
JAMA pediatrics. 175(12) [DOI] 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2021.3274. [PMID] 34694351.
2020
University of Florida College of Medicine.
Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 95(9S A Snapshot of Medical Student Education in the United States and Canada: Reports From 145 Schools):S119-S122 [DOI] 10.1097/ACM.0000000000003337. [PMID] 33626661.
2019
An exploratory study on microaggressions in medical school: What are they and why should we care?
Perspectives on medical education. 8(3):143-151 [DOI] 10.1007/s40037-019-0516-3. [PMID] 31161479.
2016
Online Faculty Development for Implementation and Use of Student Portfolios.
MedEdPORTAL : the journal of teaching and learning resources. 12 [DOI] 10.15766/mep_2374-8265.10436. [PMID] 31008215.
2016
Status of portfolios in undergraduate medical education in the LCME accredited US medical school.
Medical teacher. 38(9):886-96 [DOI] 10.3109/0142159X.2015.1114595. [PMID] 26652913.
2011
Family-centered rounds and medical student education: a qualitative examination of students’ perceptions.
Hospital pediatrics. 1(1):24-9 [DOI] 10.1542/hpeds.2011-0004. [PMID] 24510926.
2011
Pediatric residents’ learning styles and temperaments and their relationships to standardized test scores.
Journal of graduate medical education. 3(4):566-70 [DOI] 10.4300/JGME-D-10-00147.1. [PMID] 23205211.
2010
University of Florida College of Medicine.
Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 85(9 Suppl):S152-5 [DOI] 10.1097/ACM.0b013e3181e8a553. [PMID] 20736536.
2008
Reflective Education and Simulation in Pediatric Medical Education
Journal of Investigative Medicine. 56
2007
Risk and promotive factors in families, schools, and communities: a contextual model of positive youth development in adolescence.
Pediatrics. 119 Suppl 1:S47-53 [PMID] 17272585.
2006
The impact of community risks and resources on adolescent risky behavior and health care expenditures.
The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine. 38(5):486-94 [PMID] 16635758.
2005
Training school nurses: screening and brief intervention for tobacco use.
Substance abuse. 26(3-4):35-8 [PMID] 16837411.

Education

Fellowship – Pediatric Infectious Diseases
1992 · Columbia University
Residency – Pediatrics
1989 · University of Rochester
Residency – Pediatrics
1988 · University of Rochester
Internship – Pediatrics
1986 · University of Rochester
Medical Degree
1985 · Northwestern University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-8573
Emails:
Business:
novakma@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100296
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
HMEB 445
445
GAINESVILLE FL 326110001