Summer Research Internships

2017 College of Pharmacy Summer Research Training Program

Participating Faculty: Center for Pharmacogenomics & Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research

Student in Lab Working

The goal of the summer research training program at the University of Florida, College of Pharmacy is to provide students with a unique opportunity to learn about clinical research in the pharmaceutical sciences in a competitive research environment. Faculty in the Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research and Center for Pharmacogenomics conduct research on understanding genetic and non-genetic factors that contribute to variability in drug response.

Students will also gain an appreciation for alternative career paths and options available for advanced training post-PharmD (e.g., fellowship training and graduate education).

Program Description

Program Dates

  • 8-10 week program

 Student Requirements

  • Commitment to full-time (40 hrs per week) participation in a research project
  • Attendance at all scheduled activities (e.g., seminars, journal club, and research meetings)
  • Submission of a written abstract of research
  • Oral presentation of research
  • Minimum Pharmacy GPA: 3.2

Application Requirements

  • See the College of Pharmacy Pharm.D. student research page: Link
  • A brief interview may be required.