The Office of Research fosters research excellence, improves the environment for basic, translational and clinical sciences and facilitates research discoveries that will ultimately lead to advances in health care outcomes.

About the Office

The Office of Research Affairs works in tandem with the College of Medicine faculty, research leadership, and central University research administration.

What We Offer

We proudly support an internationally recognized research enterprise, where our shared goal is pursuing innovative science and improving the lives of patients and their families.

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Information on funding opportunities and grants, research spaces and facilities, and faculty onboarding.

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244 College of Medicine Total Publications for the Month

$66,767,232 2023 College of Medicine Total Research Funding

192 2023 College of Medicine Total Proposals Submitted

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Research Day 2022

Our annual Research Day featured research poster presentations from about 500 College of Medicine students, residents, fellows, faculty and collaborators, a forum on artificial intelligence and technology, medical simulation demonstrations and a celebration of K-12 regional science fair winners.

2022 Research Day Play Video

Moving Medicine FORWARD


Funding opportunity

Thomas H. Maren Research Excellence Award

The Thomas H. Maren Research Excellence Award promotes exceptional faculty and postdoctoral fellows in the College of Medicine pursuing high-risk, high-reward research projects.

funding opportunity

Research Opportunity Seed Fund

The Research Opportunity Seed Fund targets innovative and new collaborative, faculty-initiated research projects with potential for extramural support.


ERS-AI PhD Program Call for Faculty Mentors

We encourage College of Medicine faculty who specialize in AI or use AI tools in their research to apply to become ERS program mentors. ERS students are required to have a primary PhD advisor who is an accepted ERS program mentor.

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Research spotlight: Innovative immunotherapy for malignant brain tumors

2022 Clinical Science Research Award winner Duane Mitchell, M.D., Ph.D., translates work from lab to clinic

Research spotlight: The biological clock and its potential clinical applications

2022 Basic Science Research Award winner Karyn Esser, Ph.D., studies circadian rhythms

Rounds of applause: Fall 2022

Recent awards and achievements of the UF College of Medicine community

Caring for fellow soldiers

Maryann Masone, M.D. ’95, served as an Army physician for 26 years