Building a 150-Year Legacy

The Evolution of UF Health Jacksonville from 1870 to 2020

By: Ennis Davis

A New Hospital and Nursing School

dd The Boylan Industrial Training School for Girls.

The Great Fire of 1901

aa The first location of Brewster Hospital.
aa The Brewster School of Nurse Training.

Duval Medical and Brewster Methodist

aa Brewster Methodist Hospital.
a The main entrance to the Methodist Medical Center, now known as the Pavilion.

Becoming a Part of The Gator Nation

ss In 1999, University and Methodist merged to form Shands Jacksonville Medical Center.

From Shands Jacksonville to UF Health Jacksonville

dd The Davis Family Walkway opened in 1997, connecting the Pavilion to Tower II.