Our goal is to prepare the research workforce of the future in research intensive or tenure-track positions in academia or research-related occupations in the private sector or government. We offer many programs to provide training opportunities for our graduate students as well as to DVM-program students and undergraduate students seeking to broaden their working knowledge of biomedical research.

Training the research workforce of the future…and more

Not only do we facilitate training for graduate students we also provide our D.V.M. students with opportunities to hone their scholarship abilities, enhancing their clinical training with scientific mentorship and hands-on learning opportunities across a variety of disciplines.

Dr. Goodwin and Dr. Pascual


As part of both the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and the Academic Health Center, Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to advancing animal, human and environmental health through teaching, research, extension and patient care.


Our Hospitals

Need animal care? Visit the UF Small Animal and Large Animal Hospitals. From dogs, cats, birds and exotics to horses, cattle, llamas, pigs and many other large farm or food animals, our experienced veterinarian staff is ready to assist.