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Tina Bottini
Assistant Dean

The University of Florida Health Science Center – Jacksonville's academic roots stem not only from medical education, but also from faculty-driven research programs. University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville faculty physicians participate in advanced clinical trials to provide patients the latest in diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitative services, applied research programs and translational and basic science research.

The Jacksonville campus' Office of Research Affairs is part of the Division of Sponsored Research located in Gainesville, Florida, and supports faculty and staff in obtaining and administering internal and external research funds. Specifically, the Office of Research Affairs support faculty and staff with budget development, submission of proposals, industry and federal contract negotiations, and answer questions regarding university or agency policies dealing with grant and contract applications and funding. The Office of Research Affairs also negotiates and executes all confidentiality and research agreements and secures funding for the Jacksonville faculty. The Office of Research Affairs provide training and education support for the Jacksonville campus.

Tina Bottini
Assistant Dean, Research Administration and Compliance

Meeting Schedule & Submission Deadlines


News & Announcements

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A culturally sensitive approach to weight loss


Black women participants are sought for a $2.1 million research project targeting obesity UF Health researchers are looking for primar... [full story]

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Aging studies center taking shape


JAX-ASCENT seeks adults 60 and older for clinical trials registry Adults 60 and older are invited to join a registry that will help p... [full story]

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Transcending barriers through telemedicine


CDC grant will allow patients with HIV and providers to meet via computers, tablets and smartphones UF Health is preparing to expand... [full story]

Upcoming Events

May 24

Research Day

From 8:30 AM until 2:00 PM