About the Burnett School

The mission of the Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences (BSBS) is to provide quality undergraduate and graduate programs in the biomedical sciences and build excellent research programs focused on cancer and cardiovascular, neurological, and infectious diseases.  Our faculty are working to take science discoveries from the bench to the bedside.  In addition to conducting cutting edge research in biomedicine with potential application to curing major diseases, the School is committed to helping to develop a technology-based industry in Florida.  Read More…

Diversity Week Features “World Showcase,” Senator Geraldine...

Published: 10/01/2014

The College of Medicine is celebrating UCF Diversity Week October 13-17 and you’re invited. The largest event will be a Multicultural Day Celebration on Friday, October 17 that gets its... Read More

Kickball Tourney Helps Burnett School Family Get...

Published: 10/01/2014

More than 100 Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences faculty, staff and students spent Saturday afternoon outside of the lab and getting to know one another an inaugural picnic September 27... Read More

Series Helps Consumers Make Informed Health Decisions

Published: 09/26/2014

Knowledge and good health go hand-in-hand. So the doctors at UCF Pegasus Health, the College of Medicine’s physician practice, have developed a series of seminars that cover many of the... Read More

Just Published

See what Burnett School Faculty and Researchers have been recently publishing in the world of science and medicine.  These publications are found in high-impact journals and other sources.


Focus Areas

At UCF, biomedical researchers are advancing our understanding of human disease and developing innovative methods of treatment.

Featured Fellowship

The Chatlos Doctoral Fellowship in Biomedical Sciences will be available to the most highly qualified applicants to our PhD program in Biomedical Sciences in the fields of infectious diseases, cancer, cardiovascular diseases or neurodegenerative diseases.

Give to BSBS

Private support is critical to achieving ever higher levels of academic excellence: from the facilities and resources for our faculty and students to the professorships and fellowships needed to recruit the best and brightest minds to our programs.