IMPART Mentors

Each postdoctoral fellow will be supported for between 1 and 3 years and will work closely with a primary mentor and a mentoring team.  We also have a group of developmental mentors who will participate actively as Co-Mentors and members of mentoring teams.

Primary Mentors

Health Science Mentors

Stephen Anton
Department: MD-AGING-CLINICAL RESEARCH

Stephen Anton Ph.D.

Professor And Chief, Division Of Clinical Research
Mark D Bishop
Department: HP-PHYSICAL THERAPY

Mark D Bishop PT, PhD, FAPTA

Associate Professor And Director Of Doctor Of Physical Therapy Program
Sara N Burke
Department: MD-NEUROSCIENCE-GENERAL

Sara N Burke

Associate Professor, Associate Director Cognitive Aging And Memory Center
Yenisel Cruz-Almeida
Department: DN-COMMUNITY DENTISTRY

Yenisel Cruz-Almeida PhD, MSPH

Assistant Professor & Associate Director, Pain Research & Intervention Center Of Excellence
Natalie C Ebner
Department: LS-PSYCHOLOGY-GENERAL

Natalie C Ebner

Professor
Roger B Fillingim
Department: DN-COMMUNITY DENTISTRY

Roger B Fillingim

PROFESSOR
Thomas C Foster
Department: MD-NEUROSCIENCE-GENERAL

Thomas C Foster

Professor, Evelyn F. McKnight Chair For Research On Cognitive Aging And Memory
Christiaan Leeuwenburgh
Department: MD-AGING/ GERIATRIC RES-OTHER

Christiaan Leeuwenburgh Ph.D.

Professor & Chief, Division Of Biology Of Aging
Debra Lyon
Department: NR-EXECUTIVE ASO DEAN

Debra Lyon PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FNAP, FAAN

Executive Aso Dean & Kirbo Endowed Chair
Todd Manini
Department: MD-AGING-CLINICAL RESEARCH

Todd Manini Ph.D.

Professor; Chief, Division Of EDGE
Christopher R McCurdy
Department: Medicinal Chemistry

Christopher R McCurdy Ph.D., F.A.A.P.S. 

Director And Professor
Lance McMahon
Department: Pharmacodynamics

Lance McMahon Ph.D., M.S.

Chair And Professor
Kevin Otto
Department: EG-BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

Kevin Otto

Professor
Eric S Porges
Department: Department of Clinical and Health Psychology

Eric S Porges Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Catherine Price
Department: Department of Clinical and Health Psychology

Catherine Price Ph.D., ABPP-cn

Associate Professor
Joseph L Riley
Department: DN-COMMUNITY DENTISTRY

Joseph L Riley

PROFESSOR
Mike E Robinson
Department: Department of Clinical and Health Psychology

Mike E Robinson Ph.D.

Professor And Director, Center For Pain Research & Behavioral Health
Kimberly Sibille
Department: MD-AGING-CLINICAL RESEARCH

Kimberly Sibille Ph.D., M.A.

Associate Professor; Director Of The Pain TRAIL
Roland Staud
Department: MD-RHEUMATOLOGY

Roland Staud M.D., F.A.C.P.,

PROFESSOR
Patrick J Tighe
Department: MD-ANESTHESIOLOGY-GENERAL

Patrick J Tighe MD, MS

Associate Professor Of Anesthesiology; Donn M. Dennis MD Professorship In Anesthetic Innovation; Co-Director, Perioperative Cognitive Anesthesia Network; Associate Professor Of Orthopaedics And Information Systems And Operations Management
Diana Wilkie
Department: Biobehavioral Nursing Science

Diana Wilkie PhD, RN, FAAN

Professor
Adam J Woods
Department: Department of Clinical and Health Psychology

Adam J Woods Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Assistant Program Director

Engineering Faculty

allen kyle

J. CRAYTON PRUITT FAMILY DEPARTMENT OF BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

Kyle Allen, PhD
Associate Professor

Email: kyle.allen@bme.ufl.edu

Developmental Mentors

Emily J Bartley
Department: DN-COMMUNITY DENTISTRY

Emily J Bartley PhD

Assistant Professor, Director Of Communication And Outreach (PRICE)
Jeff Boissoneault
Department: Department of Clinical and Health Psychology

Jeff Boissoneault Ph.D.

Assistant Professor And Co-Director, Center For Pain Research And Behavioral Health
Ellen L Terry
Department: Biobehavioral Nursing Science

Ellen L Terry Ph.D.

AST PROF
Yu-Jung "Jenny" Wei
Department: Pharmaceutical Outcomes & Policy

Yu-Jung "Jenny" Wei Ph.D., M.S.

Assistant Professor
Henry W Young
Department: MD-EMERGENCY MED-AED

Henry W Young M.D., FACEP

Assistant Residency Program Director; Clinical Assistant Professor

Back to top