The Scholars Programs introduces undergraduate students at the University of Florida to the exciting world of academic research.

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scholars in the academic health center

About the Program

Undergraduate students from any College who wish to conduct research with a faculty member in the College of Medicine are eligible to compete for this award.

Julie Johnson Lab


Applicants must have maintained an overall GPA of 3.0 or better, and have at least one more year of undergraduate studies remaining.

Center for Inflamation and Immunology

College of Medicine

Participating Faculty

Meet the College of Medicine faculty that participate in the University Scholars Program.

Robert Huigens, Ph.D., assistant professor of medicinal chemistry

College of Medicine News

$5 million gift from Mangurian Foundation will lead to nation’s top neuroimaging facility at UF Health

New lab space will enhance clinical research in dementia with Lewy bodies and Parkinson’s disease dementia

Remembering Dr. Leon Haley

UF Health Jacksonville CEO, UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville dean Dr. Leon L. Haley passed away July 24

UF College of Medicine adds first new clinical department in 30 years

The department will help improve quality of life for people with physical impairments/disabilities

UF researchers use AI to develop precision dosing for treatment aimed at preventing dementia

UF team finds use of noninvasive brain stimulation treatment paired with cognitive training holds promise