hsc-aerial-final1-680x510-450x305 UF listed among top five public universities with best graduation rates

The University of Florida is among the top five public universities with the best graduation rates, according to numbers posted Wednesday. The list, posted by The Fiscal Times on Yahoo! […]

martuscello-3-minute-dissertation2 UF Three Minute Thesis Competition

Congratulations to IDP Ph.D. student, Regina Martuscello, the Runner-Up Winner in the UF Three Minute Thesis Competition on April 3, 2014.

Research Competition winners: Gold- Douglas Bennion (MSP) Silver- Geoffrey Rogers (MSI), Rony Francois (MSM), Bronze- Shweta Kailasan (MSB), Regina Martuscello (MSN), Fatma Ayhan (MSG). With Tom Rowe, Ph.D. (left), and Joseph Fantone, M.D. (right) 2015 Medical Guild Research Competition Winners

The 40th annual Medical Guild-sponsored graduate student research competition took place April 1, 2015, from 2:00-4:00 in the Cancer & Genetics Research Complex (auditorium room 101) . Each IDP in […]

Advancement to Candidacy Winners from left to right: Dane Phelan (Genetics), Brian Mahon (Biochemistry), Brittney Newby (Immunology and Microbiology), Brittany Rife (Biochemistry). With Thomas Rowe, Ph.D. (left) and Joseph Fantone, M.D. (right). 2015 Medical Guild Advancement to Candidacy Winners

The Advancement to Candidacy Award is aimed at recognizing outstanding students in their mid-tenure after they have passed their qualifying examination in their third year of study.  A committee […]

All Graduates Spring Convocation 2015

On April 30th, the IDP in Biomedical Sciences celebrated the graduation of M.S. and Ph.D. students at the annual Convocation.  Congratulations graduates!

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Interdisciplinary Program in Biomedical Sciences is to provide a predoctoral educational experience that will train experimentalists and scholars prepared for a wide range of careers in biomedical science. The curriculum is designed to provide maximum flexibility for the training of biomedical research scientists. The educational goals are to promote biological literacy by providing core and advanced curricula covering key chemical, biological and genetic principles using molecular, cellular and physiological approaches, and to promote scholarship in biomedical science through mentored, original research.