The University of Central Florida has adopted, as a primary goal, the achievement of  international prominence in research. Faculty are encouraged to initiate and maintain a program of research or create scholarly products that contribute to the knowledge of their respective fields and/or impact the local, regional, national or international community.  Faculty are provided with a number of resources, both at the college and university levels, to support their scholarly endeavors.

For additional information & resources visit our College of Medicine Research Office’s page.



Calendar of Conference Dates

For a list of popular conference dates, please click here.


Calendar of Conference Abstract Submission Deadlines

For a perpetual calendar of approximate conference submission deadlines, please click here.

Grant Writing Tips

For a list of tips detailing the do’s and don’ts of grant writing, please click here.

List of UCF College of Medicine Faculty Editors

For a list of all of our faculty members that serve on journal editorial boards, please clickhere

Harriet F. Ginsburg Health Sciences Library Getting Published Guide

This guide is recommended for UCF COM faculty, students, and staff who are looking to turn their manuscript into a fully published article. To learn more, please click here.

The library also offers a Finding and Evaluating a Journal learning module online here.

College of Medicine Faculty Writing Cohort 2017

For information about the 2017 COM Faculty Writing Cohort, please click here.

Poster Templates

Below you will find UCF College of Medicine branded research poster templates. The templates are designed to meet respective conference guidelines. You may rearrange the text boxes to suit your needs, but do not remove the UCF College of Medicine logo. If you are attending a conference that is not listed and would like to have a template created with specific conference requirements, please reach out to us at

General Templates



Research in Medical Education Series

The Office of Faculty Development is hosting a series of events focusing on Research in Medical Education for our faculty.

2017 Sessions:

  1. Program Evaluation 101
    Presented by Magdalena Pasarica, M.D., Ph.D. & Andrea Berry, MPA – August 18, 2017
    Session Recording
  2. Presentation Tips and Techniques
    Presented by Analia Castiglioni, MD & Monica Bailey, MA – September 22, 2017
    Session Recording
    Handout 1
    Handout 2
  3. Principles of Survey Design in Health Professions Education*
    Presented by Anthony Artino Jr., PhD, CAPT, MSC, USN  – September 28, 2017
    Session Recording
  4. Systematic and Cochrane Review*
    Presented by Morris Gordon, MBChB, MMed, PhD – October 16, 2017
    Session Recording
  5. Submitting a Successful IRB Protocol*
    Presented by Jennifer E. Neal-Jimenez, MD, MS, MSB, CCRP – October 27, 2017
    Session Recording
  6. Mixed Methods: Looking Beyond the Numbers
    Presented by Anya Andrews, PhD, PMP – Upcoming


*Indicates that session recording is for UCF COM staff and faculty only. Select Webcourses to view session recording.


2016 Sessions:

  1. Getting Published in Medical Education 
    Presented by Dr. Morris Gordon – August 12, 2016
    Session Recording
  2. Identifying and Starting Your Project
    Presented by Shalu Gillum, JD, MLS, AHIP and Monica Bailey  – August 26, 2016
  3. Tips for Publishing and Presenting Your Work 
    Presented by Dr. Elias Giraldo, Dr. David Harris, Dr. Saleh Rahman, Andrea Berry, MPA, and Monica Bailey, MA – September 16, 2016
    Editorial Panel Notes
  4. Writing Your First Draft: Discussion Storylines
    Presented by Dr. Lorelei Lingard  – October 14, 2016
    Session Recording
  5. Resources for Research
    Presented by Anya Andrews, Ph.D., Julia Soulakova, Ph.D., Elise Dantuma, MBA, Shalu Gillum, JD, MLS, AHIP , Natasha Williams, MLIS and Angie Griffin – October 28, 2016
    Research in Medical Education Resources
    Peer Review Worksheet
    Session Recording
  6. Get Published Now!
    Presented by Latha Ganti, MD, MS, MBA, FACEP – November 18, 2016



Research Support – College of Medicine


Research Support – University of Central Florida


Additional Resources