Welcome to the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics
We are a department in the University of Florida College of Medicine located at the Health Science Center on the main campus in Gainesville. The department is comprised of faculty, staff and students dedicated to research and teaching in pharmacology, the study of the mechanisms of drug action, discovery of new drugs, and applications to human health. The department provides a wide array of courses and research programs for graduate, medical, dental, and physician assistant students. Please use this web site to learn about our activities and feel free to contact us and visit our facilities.