John Wingard, MD – Elected as a Research Foundation Professor



John Wingard, MD, professor of medicine within the division of hematology & oncology, was one of 3 faculty in the COM elected for the University of Florida Research Foundation Professorship. Recognized faculty hold distinguished records of research and strong research agendas that are likely to lead to continuing distinction in their fields.

The UFRF Professors were recommended by their college deans based on nominations from their department chairs, a personal statement and an evaluation of their recent research accomplishments as evidenced by publications in scholarly journals, external funding, honors and awards, development of intellectual property and other measures appropriate to their field of expertise. In many colleges, the selection process is conducted by a special faculty committee.

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The University of Florida Research Foundation has named 34 faculty members as UFRF Professors for 2016-2019.