Office of Biomedical Research Career Development

Please visit us on the ground floor of the Communicore building, in room CG-72.

Susan Gardner
Program Assistant, OBRCD
CTS PhD Program
TL1 Training Grant Mentor Academy
Maria Gavidia, MA
Program Assistant, OBRCD
KL2 & TRACTS Programs
Office of Diversity & Inclusion
Audrey Dickinson
Program Assistant, OBRCD
Training Grant Support
Wayne T. McCormack, PhD
Director, OBRCD
CTS PhD Program Director
TL1 Program Director

The OBRCD is supported by the UF Clinical & Translational Science Institute
and the UF Office of the Vice President for Health Affairs.

David Nelson, MD
Interim UF Senior Vice President for Health Affairs
Interim President, UF Health
Director, UF CTSI
Professor & Associate Dean for Clinical Research, College of Medicine
Assistant Vice President for Research, UF Office of Research
Betsy Shenkman, PhD
Co-Director, UF CTSI
Professor & Chair, Department of Health Outcomes and Policy, College of Medicine
Director, UF Institute for Child Health Policy
Thomas A Pearson, MD, MPH, PhD
Director, CTSI Translational Workforce Development
KL2 Program Director

 The OBRCD is part of the UF CTSI Translational Workforce Development Program, led by Dr. Thomas Pearson.



Christiaan Leeuwenburgh, PhD
Professional Development
Roger Fillingim, PhD
Mentor Development
Yulia A. Strekalova, PhD.
Education Development & Evaluation
Patty Xirau-Probert, PhD
Diversity & Inclusion
  Bob Kolb    
Ronald Shorr, MD
TRACTS Program
H. Robert Kolb, RB, CRRC
Clinical Research Coordinator Program
Tamara Mandell
Bioscience Industry Workforce
Linda B. Cottler, PhD
Chair, TL1 & KL2 Advisory Committees
Marian Limacher, MD
Chair, TRACTS Advisory Committee