UF CTSI Leadership

Mike Conlon

Mike Conlon, PhD, Co-Director, UF CTSI

David R. Nelson, MD, Director of the UF CTSI, Assistant Vice President for Research

The UF CTSI leadership:

  • Provides visioning, leadership and direction to all aspects of UF CTSI
  • Fosters and cultivates collaboration and external relationships
  • Models values, and conveys purpose of UF CTSI to all stakeholder groups
  • Leads development of strategies and goals
  • Engages in open, honest and direct communications
  • Drives and champions change management processes
  • Leads and manages governance structure and activities
  • Builds a mature, competent learning organization in support of clinical and translational science
  • Oversees and manages all services and functions, ensuring optimal performance, efficiency, effectiveness, and customer-focus
  • Oversees and manages development and implementation of annual strategic and budget planning
  • Provides portfolio and project management support

The UF CTSI Leadership is

  • David Nelson, MD, Director, UF CTSI, Associate Dean for Clinical Research, College of Medicine, and Assistant Vice President for Research, UF Office of Research
  • Mike Conlon, PhD, Co-Director, UF CTSI

In addition, the UF CTSI Leadership serves as CTSA Consortium Representatives attending weekly conference calls and annual meetings:

  • CTSA Consortium Steering Committee
  • Administration Key Function Committee
  • Informatics Key Function Committee

UF CTSI Leadership meets regularly and facilitates the biweekly Executive Committee meetings.

For further information contact Dr. David Nelson, Director, UF CTSI at nelsodr@ufl.edu or call 352-273-8700.