Join us for the 14th Annual UF College of Medicine Celebration of Research
February 12-13, 2024

This annual event is truly a wonderful opportunity for great things to happen at UF. The culture of the College of Medicine is built upon the philosophy of sharing of knowledge and our discoveries, establishing new, and celebrating pre-existing collaborations, and most importantly, inspiring all our learners to become successful lifetime researchers.

Images of Justin Dimick, Azra Bihorac, Barry Setlow, and Sarah Burke

Monday, February 12, 2024 | 9:00 – 10:00AM

Mentoring Excellence Roundtable

Join us for a roundtable discussion focused on building a culture of excellence in research mentoring, focusing on the postdoc and/or junior faculty categories.

Monday, February 12, 2024 | 4:00 – 7:00pm

Poster Session & Reception

Our annual research poster session is a wonderful opportunity to reflect on the strength of our research mission and programs, to appreciate the scope, quality and distinction of the science, and to launch new partnerships through vibrant, robust conversations. Let us celebrate the future as we join together in advancing discovery through innovation, collaboration, and inclusive excellence in research!

2019 UF College of Medicine Poster Session

Tuesday, February 13, 2024 | 11:00AM – 12:00PM

Keynote Address

Justin Dimick, MD, MPH, Frederick A. Coller Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery, Professor of Health Management & Policy, University of Michigan will deliver the keynote address for this year's Celebration of Research. Sponsored by the Joseph & Leila Applebaum Visiting Professorship and the University of Florida College of Medicine

Headshot of Justin Dimick



Call for Art!

The College of Medicine Office of Research is excited to showcase works of art during the 2024 Celebration of Research. Our theme is Art Enhanced: The Intersection of Human Creativity and AI, where art, technology, and medicine converge to explore the profound interplay between human creativity and artificial intelligence.

community engagement

Alachua County Public Schools

Reception for regional science fair winners


Information Booths

We will have space in the lobby of the Exactech Arena for UF support organizations to display information about available resources for College of Medicine researchers.

New This Year

Abstract Submission

We are excited to announce that for this year’s poster session, we have made the registration and abstract submission process more convenient than ever. You will be able to visit our Fourwaves site where you can effortlessly register for the event and submit your abstract with just a few clicks. Don’t miss this opportunity to showcase your research and engage with a vibrant community of scholars. We can’t wait to see you there.

CoM Research Day through the yearS


Research Day Returns

UF College of Medicine’s first in-person Research Day in two years featured poster presentations from about 500 COM students, residents, fellows, faculty and their collaborators.

presenter resources

Poster Printing

The Department of Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine offers poster printing and delivery of your printed poster to the O’Connell Center.