PhD Students

Phd students

Educational Opportunities

We provide graduate students with translational science education opportunities through certificates, grants and degree programs.

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Also available to students in Joint Degree Programs during the PhD segment of the degree. Click the navigation buttons below to learn more.

Clinical & Translational Science (CTS) Certificate

This certificate offers MS and PhD students the opportunity to develop skills for a translational science career in a variety of areas including academia, industry, biotech and government.

Clinical & Translational Science (CTS) Interdisciplinary Concentration

This concentration uses a team-science approach, mentoring and didactic training to prepare doctoral students for a career in multidisciplinary clinical and translational research.

TL1 Training Grant

The CTSI TL1 Predoctoral Training Program provides predoctoral trainees with the skills required to develop a career in multidisciplinary clinical and translational research.

Career and Professional Development Programs for Graduate Students & Postdocs

The Office of Biomedical Research Career Development provides a comprehensive web site and calendar for career and professional development.


Becoming a Resilient Scientist

This is a pilot program hosted by the UF CTSI Translational Workforce Development Program in collaboration with the NIH Office of Intramural Training and Education (OITE) and sponsored by the NIH/NIGMS Division of Training, Workforce Development, and Diversity.

Other CTSI Opportunities

Graduate Certificate in Biomedical Informatics

The University of Florida’s Graduate Certificate in Biomedical Informatics, which is offered on UF’s campus, is a 15-credit program that gives students the knowledge and skills necessary to be an effective participant in setting and executing organizational strategies for health care and biomedical information and information systems.

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Master of Science in Biomedical Informatics

The University of Florida’s Master of Science in Medical Sciences with a concentration in Biomedical Informatics is a specialized degree designed to prepare students for academic or practical, hands-on careers in biomedical informatics.


Bioscience Industry Certificates

Biotility at University of Florida is committed to providing high-quality education and training to facilitate the professional growth of each participant. Our short-courses are attended by professionals and students preparing to enter industry careers, as well as researchers, all of whom seek to expand and deepen their knowledge in technical and regulatory details unique to biotechnology industries and translational research.

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