Florida universities are home to some of the best and brightest talent to help in the fight against COVID-19. This site brings together university resources that can potentially assist in the high-priority research needs of this pandemic. Find research faculty experts, centers and institutes, university departments, colleges of medicine and public health, departments of infectious disease, discussion groups, videos, faculty publications, and more.
Find research partners among faculty experts and specialized centers and institutes across disciplines—from infectious diseases and emerging pathogens to statistics and biochemistry.
This collection of videos featuring research faculty covering various aspects of COVID-19 will be continually updated. View them in the carousel or by picking a title below.
In a small number of patients, COVID-19 can affect the heart, says USF Health's director of coronary services.
UF researchers are testing compounds that block the SARS virus from entering cells to determine if they will also work against the novel coronavirus.
UF Health physicians address common concerns surrounding COVID-19 and children's safety.
|An interest in bat viruses led to UF Health virologist's development of coronavirus test||UF||2 min|
|Coronavirus Questions and Answers with Dr. Eneida Roldan||FIU||36 min|
|Covid-19 and the Economy: From Global Markets to Local Jobs||FIU||30 min|
|FIU Makes 3D-Printed Face Shields For Baptist Health||FIU||3 min|
|Newborns during the COVID-19 pandemic||USF||4 min|
|Stress & Covid 19||USF||4 min|
|The Science Behind Proper Hand Washing||USF||2 min|
|UCF and Orlando Health Partner to Innovate Healthcare Masks||UCF||2 min|
|UCF's Limbitless Solutions Prints 3D Components for Medical Workers||UCF||2 min|
|UF Health, The Villages Health lead innovative coronavirus testing project in The Villages||UF||2 min|
|UF doctor designs mask that could be a 'game-changer' against COVID-19||UF||2 min|
|UM President shares insights on COVID-19||UM||4 min|
|USF Health Radiology helps 3D print nasal swabs for COVID-19 testing||USF||2 min|
|USF Health’s Dr. Christian Bréchot talks about mutations in the SARS CoV-2 virus||USF||1 min|
|University of Florida and UF Health faculty pioneer a ventilator made from hardware-store||UF||2 min|
|University of Miami Works To Develop Rapid Diagnostic Test||UM||2 min|
Discover leading-edge specialized centers and institutes focusing on COVID-19 and related research, as well as colleges of medicine and public health and departments of infectious diseases.
|Emerging Pathogens Institute||UF|
|One Health Center for Excellence||UF|
|Biomolecular Sciences Institute||FIU|
|Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences||UCF|
|Center for Inflammation and Mucosal Immunology||UF|
|Center for Medicine and Public Health||FSU|
|Center for Molecular Biology and Biotechnology||FAU|
|Center for Molecular Delivery||USF|
|Center for Molecular Microbiology||UF|
|Center for Pharmacogenomics and Precision Medicine||UF|
|Center for Pharmacometrics and Systems Pharmacology||UF|
|Center on Global Health||FSU|
|Clinical and Translational Science Institute||UF|
|Florida Prevention Research Center||USF|
|Global Health & Infectious Diseases Research||USF|
|Global Health Consortium||FIU|
|Institute for Human Health and Disease Intervention (I-Health)||FAU|
|Institute for Therapeutic Innovation||UF|
|Institute of NeuroImmune Pharmacology||FIU|
|College of Medicine, Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, Immunity and Pathogenesis Division||UCF|
|College of Medicine, Cardiovascular and Infectious Disease||FSU|
|College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases||UF|
|College of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases||UF|
|College of Pharmacy, Infectious Disease Pharmacokinetics Laboratory||UF|
|College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology||UF|
|Division of Infectious Diseases & Global Medicine, Department of Medicine||UF|
|Infectious Diseases Division||UM|
|College of Public Health||USF|
|College of Public Health||USF|
|College of Public Health and Health Professions||UF|
|Florida A&M University, Institute of Public Health||FAMU|
|Florida State University, College of Social Sciences and Public Policy||FSU|
|Nova Southeastern University, School of Public Health||NSU|
|Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work||FIU|
|University of Miami, School of Public Health||UMI|
|University of North Florida, Brooks College of Health||UNF|
|University of West Florida Online||UWF|
Explore other resources devoted to COVID-19 such as blogs, websites, and lists of funding opportunities.