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Member Spotlights

Each month we feature faculty, researchers, staff, and students from our member institutions who are doing exceptional or innovative research, developing new programs for either students or research projects regarding life sciences, working on collaborative research, earning outstanding awards for their research achievements, or serving as student champions by being a mentor or assisting students find jobs in the life sciences industry. 

Know someone who should be recognized? Nominate them here!

Attend the STEM Undergraduate Research Symposium

Every year, LSSF's STEM Undergraduate Research Symposium showcases the work of dozens of South Florida students and invites the expertise of judges drawn from LSSF member institutions.

Beyond recognizing the great work being done by our next generation of life science researchers, the symposium gives students an opportunity to network with industry experts and paves the way for internships and career opportunities.

Thank you to everyone who joined us in 2019!

Stay tuned as we release dates and information for the 2020 symposium. 

Learn more about the symposium.


Life Sciences Newsletters

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Webinars & Live Streams

To foster innovation and discussion of major trends and issues in life sciences, LSSF sponsors webinars and live streams featuring talks by some of the top scientists, researchers, entrepreneurs and innovators in the state. Topics have included healthcare technology and the new field of digital medicine; how to secure venture capital for biotechnology businesses; the latest techniques in advanced biopharmaceutical research; and recent innovations in biomedical testing.

See webinar archive

Be a Leader - Attend the Lifees

The Lifees Awards honor the life science companies that have shown exemplary leadership through their collaborative partnerships with students, faculty, researchers and scientists.

Award categories include demonstration of student training and research activities, benefit to the scientific community and demonstration of community partnership.


The 2017 Lifee Awards took place at the eMerge Americas Conference on June 12. We recognize the contributions of our winners and congratulate:
ERG: Engineering Resources Group