Alumni Spotlight: Success in Academia and Industry
The quality of a program is best reflected by the outcomes of its graduates. Enjoy meeting these notable alumni featured in Florida Physician, a publication of the UF College of Medicine.
Richard “Jude” Samulski, Ph.D. ’82
Director – University of North Carolina Gene Therapy Center
“I fell in love with the world under the microscope. It was like finding universes in some ways, and that intrigued me immensely,”
Mary Anthony “Mary An” Merchant, Ph.D. ’85, J.D. ’93
Patent Lawyer – Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP
“Whether I’m talking to scientists from large corporations who are working with genetically modified organisms or people in the molecular biology realm who are doing genetic sequencing, the training I received at Florida provides me with an understanding of the science.”