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…

Collaboration Creating On-The-Job Research Training, Career Opportunities

Published: 07/10/2014

Thirteen biomedical and other senior undergraduates have completed UCF’s first science-technology internship program, a collaboration working to build Central Florida’s biomedical workforce. The College of Medicine, the UCF office of... Read More

Get Your Decals: Parking Services Here August...

Published: 06/30/2014

UCF Parking Services will be at the medical education building August 5 and 6 during M.D. Student Orientation. So it’s easy to pick up your parking decal for the 2014-2015... Read More

Heart Walk Kick Off Begins Fundraising Efforts

Published: 06/30/2014

Every 44 seconds, someone dies of heart disease. Many of those deaths could be prevented with more research, awareness and prevention measures, Dr. Deborah German, College of Medicine vice president... 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.