Research The University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville is committed to fostering research by the faculty and residents. This institution has been engaged in clinically applied research for many years and is enriched by the presence of faculty who have demonstrated excellence in performing research and in training new investigators. To find out more about research and clinical trials conducted in the Department of Medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville, please visit our divisions. For details about individual faculty research interests, please view their bios on the faculty page. View Clinical Research Research Faculty 991 Michael J. Haas, Ph.D. Research Associate Professor Director of Research Specializes in Biochemistry ResearchCardiovascular ResearchThe Cardiovascular Research Program within the division of cardiology is comprised of a group of dedicated healthcare professionals whose main goal is to provide higher quality patient care.