Solar Eclipse in Gainesville

Students, researchers, faculty, and staff take a break to observe the solar eclipse today! People gathered in the health sciences courtyard to watch this rare event, try out home-made viewing tools, and take photos.         Lab equipment (discarded ThermoFisher box, foil, tape) was converted to make pinhole cameras to […]

August 21, 2017

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SSTP student Nikhil presents his summer project

This Friday, July 28, 2017, Nikhil Deshmukh gave a poster presentation of his research done as a part of the Student Science Training Program (SSTP). Nikhil joined the lab mid June as a part of this 6-week research program for high school students. Over the summer, Nikhil researched the effects of formulation […]

July 31, 2017

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Good-bye lunch for summer SSTP student, Nikhil

The Sharma Lab celebrates the end of the summer and the work of our Student Science Training Program (SSTP) student, Nikhil Deshmukh! Nikhil joined the lab mid June as a part of this 6-week research program for high school students. Over the summer, Nikhil researched the effects of formulation techniques on […]

July 27, 2017

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Vrunda and Jake graduate!

Congratulations to Vrunda Trivedi, a Master’s student, and Jake Pistiner, an undergraduate student for graduating in the Spring 2017 commencement! Thank you for all of your hard work in the Sharma Lab!

May 4, 2017

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Graduate student Shannon Brown presents at OARSI!

PhD candidate Shannon Brown presents a poster titled “Nanocarrier Interactions with Synovial Fluid: Implications for Delivery to Cartilage” at the Osteoarthritis Research Society International 2017 world congress in Las Vegas. Check it out on the BME Twitter Feed.

May 1, 2017

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Congrats to Jake!

Congratulations to Jake, a senior undergraduate BME student in the Sharma lab, for earning the “Attributions of a Gator Engineer” award for integrity!  Considered to possess the greatest distinction of any student award given to Gator Engineers by the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering, the Gator Engineering Attribute Awards are intended to provide an ideal […]

April 20, 2017

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Olivia receives the University Scholars Award

Congratulations to Sharma Lab member Olivia Liseth for becoming a 2017 University Scholar! This competitive program funds a research project for undergraduate students where they work one-on-one with UF faculty, and introduces them to the exciting world of academic research. Read the full story here!

March 23, 2017

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Sharma lab celebrates Halloween kid-friendly style!

The Sharma Lab participated in the 2016 BME Annual Halloween Decorating Contest and secured the title “Least Spooky and Most Kid Friendly”! This year the lab was transformed into an “Inside Out”-themed world! To read the story and see other lab’s decorations, click here.

October 31, 2016

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Dr. Sharma selected as the Outstanding Faculty Member!

Congratulations to Dr. Sharma for being selected as the 2016 Outstanding Faculty Member by the UF Graduate Student Council! This award is presented to a full-time faculty member who has excelled at mentoring students, especially in scholarly research, at the undergraduate and graduate levels.   Read the story here.

April 11, 2016

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