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Small Animal Clinical Trials

The University of Florida Small Animal Hospital offers Clinical Trials for dogs, cats, and other small animals to determine efficacy and safety for future treatments, therapies, and diagnostic tools. Please call (352) 392-2235 or email VM-ClinicalStudies@ufl.edu to be directed to a clinical trial that may suit your pet’s needs. Current Clinical…

2015 Past Program Highlights

2015 UF Merial-NIH Veterinary Scholar Symposium Attendees Pictured are: (back row) Ashley Coxen, Geoff Zahn, Jessica R , Katie Smith, Rachel Corlett; (front row): Amy Smith, Amy Thibault, Daniela Isaza, Shemi Benge 2015 UF Merial-NIH Veterinary Summer Scholars Presentation List Geoff Zahn presents his…

FAQ

What is the purpose of this program? Who is eligible? Can students from other veterinary schools apply? How are scholars paid? How does the application process work? I’m a first year student thinking about applying – how do I pick a mentor?…

Vaccine Study for Horses with Melanoma

The University of Florida Large Animal Hospital is currently recruiting horses with melanoma for a clinical trial. The study will examine the treatment of melanoma with a vaccine Inclusion Criteria: Any horse not affected by other life-limiting disease recently diagnosed with melanoma via biopsy. All tumor components have cumulative diameters…

Vaccine Study for Dogs with Melanoma

The University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine is currently recruiting dogs recently diagnosed with malignant melanoma for a clinical research trial.  This investigational trial is for the development of a vaccine for the future treatment or prevention of melanoma in dogs. Inclusion Criteria: Any dog recently diagnosed with malignant…

Current Students

Veterinary Medical Sciences Comparative, Diagnostic & Population Medicine Amanda SebastianEric McCownErika SchwarzFiras AbedJeffrey GruntmeirSarah WahltinezSteven Tillis Infectious Diseases & Immunology Alexandra BurneAndrew NelsonDhani PrakosoElizabeth ScherbatskoyJessica JacobJoseph DeanMaria Von ChamierMinghao GongNelmarie Landrau GiovannettiPacharapong KhrongseePreeyanan Sriwanayos…

Large Animal Clinical Trials

Horses Vaccine Study for Horses with Melanoma Horses/Cows Collection of Domesticated Animal Hearts for a Tissue Bank…

Florida Veterinary Scholars Program

The Florida Veterinary Scholars Program provides an opportunity for veterinary students to engage in hypothesis-driven research over a 10-12 week period. For UF students, this happens between the 1st and 2nd years.  The mission is to expose veterinary students to career opportunities in biomedical research.  This may include Industry…

Institutes & Centers

The University of Florida host a wide array of centers, institutes and programs. Centers, Institutes and Programs focus on knowledge that resides within a discipline or are cross-disciplinary in scope. They provide greater depth in teaching and/or research to a focused area within a discipline or apply a broader…

Programs

Research and Graduate Studies Training programs Our research programs generate new knowledge, both basic and applied, relating to the health of domestic animals and wildlife, insuring a safe food supply, and finding a cure for certain human diseases. Our faculty have important collaborations both with the UF Health Science…

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.

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Boehringer Ingelheim

The Boehringer Ingelheim Veterinary Scholars Program offers DVM students an opportunity to gain exposure in biomedical research.

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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.

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