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

Nov. 16 mandatory deadline: Remaining GatorLink users must enroll for sign-in authentication

UF faculty, UF Health Shands staff with GatorLink accounts must register for additional authentication steps

A beacon of hope

Barry Byrne, M.D., Ph.D., receives “See The Light” Award from the Mathew Forbes Romer Foundation

Reminder for Epic users — Mandatory training re: new communication tools

Secure Chat and Push Notifications go live on Oct. 20

Oh, the places you’ll go

Meet three alumni of the UF School of PA Studies whose careers bring new experiences and responsibilities