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Celebrating Distinction ceremony recognizes endowed professors and chairs. Dr. Eric Krause, CICMD director among those recognized.

UF Health recognized 33 endowed professors and chairs across the six academic colleges at a special Celebrating Distinction ceremony on Oct. 13. The event included four newly endowed professors from the University of Florida College of Pharmacy who were installed in 2022. Dr. Eric Krause, CICMD director, was endowed with the Debbie DeSantis Excellence Professorship.

Happy Postdoc. Appreciation Week from the CICMD.

Since 2009, the National Postdoctoral Association has promoted National Postdoc Appreciation Week to recognize the significant contributions that postdoctoral scholars make to U.S. research and discovery. On this occasion, The CICMD thanks all our Postdoctoral members for their valuable contributions to the advancement of Science. http://postdoc.aa.ufl.edu/programs/national-postdoc-appreciation-week/…

Dr. Loneke T. Blackman Carr, Ph.D., RD. CICMD Seminar Series: October fifth, 2022

In-Person Lecture C1-015 . 11 am to 12:00 pm. Dr. Blackman Carr is an Assistant Professor of Community & Public Health Nutrition at the Institute for Collaboration on Health, Intervention, and Policy (InCHIP), University of Connecticut. UConn Center for mHealth and Social MediaHealth Disparities Institute, UConn Health.RESEARCH INTERESTS…

September 14, 2022. CICMD Invited Speakers Seminar Series : Dr. Martin Young . Ph.D.

Circadian Regulation of Cardiac Processes –Physiologic Importance and Pathologic Consequences. C1-011 Lecture Hall, 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. Dr. Young is a professor in the college of medicine at the University ofAlabama at Birmingham. His research interest is focused on understandingthe interaction between extrinsic (i.e., environmental…

CICMD Pilot Grant Awarded to Dr. Abdel Alli.

The CICMD is pleased to announce that the Pilot Grant Proposal titled: Protease induced diabetic kidney injury in COVID19 patients has been selected for funding in the amount of $10,000. The development of acute kidney injury (AKI) with high-grade proteinuria in Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients has been well documented. Dr. Alli and others…

“Circadian Clocks of the Kidney: Function, Mechanism, and Regulation”

Hannah Costello and other members of the CICMD in the Gumz lab recently published an extensive review on “Circadian Clocks of the Kidney: Function, Mechanism, and Regulation” in Physiological Reviews, which summarizes what is currently known in the field, areas in need of extensive research, and highlighting how time-of-day is…

CICMD Early Career Showcase and Member Mixer: May 5th, 2022.

The event was well-attended and collegial. Food and drinks were served during the poster session while trainees and faculty socialized learning about each other’s research. Winners of the Oral competition were: Caitlin BaumerHannah CostelloTianyao Huo Montserrat Carrera…

Congratulations to the CICMD Travel Award Winners.

Congratulations to the CICMD Travel Award Winners. Several CICMD trainees won travel awards to help them offset travel expenses to conferences. Many have already traveled to meetings, Experimental Biology in Philadelphia, and the Keystone Symposia on the Gut-Brain axis in Banff – Canada. EB 2022                 Caitlin…

CICMD Early Career Showcase and Member Mixer: May 5th, 2022.

The morning event with Dr. Alessandro Bartolomucci has been canceled. Please join us at the Eleo Hotel for the afternoon event. Afternoon Events Information: 4:00 – 7:30 pm Oral Presentations 4:00-5:00 pm at the Eleo Hotel conference center. Poster Presentations 5:00 – 7:00 at the Eleo…

CICMD Invited Speaker Series: Dr. Jessica La Rose.

Virtual Seminar, April 13th, 2022. Reconceptualizing behavioral obesity treatment to improve health among emerging adult women Dr. LaRose is a tenured associate professor of Health Behavior and Policy in the VCU School of Medicine and a clinical psychologist with…