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Health & Life Sciences

A Daily Dose of Ambition

Anchored by major hospitals and cutting-edge laboratories, Volusia FL’s healthcare and life sciences industry is thriving. Companies like B. Braun — a global leader in medical device and pharmacy product manufacturing — count on Volusia FL for talent and produce hundreds of well-paying jobs. Meanwhile, the county’s top healthcare employers, AdventHealth and Halifax Health, employ a combined total of more than 10,000 personnel. The county is also home to numerous higher education institutions which offer leading health and life sciences programs — like Bethune-Cookman University’s College of Nursing and Health Sciences and the Florida State University College of Medicine’s campus in Daytona Beach — which partner with local medical facilities to help students achieve success in the medical profession.

#1 Largest Chiropractic School in the World Palmer College of Chiropractic
200,000+ Patients Served per Year by DaVita Labs DaVita Labs
Top 10 Medical Device Manufacturer B. Braun Employs Nearly 600 in Daytona Beach Hometown News, 2023

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