Bridging the gap between research and treatment

In an essay excerpt, UF assistant professor Michelle Gumz, PhD ’04, shares her family’s experiences with cancer

Michelle Gumz, PhD, assistant professor of medicine, College of Medicine, Department of Medicine In her UF lab, Michelle Gumz, PhD ’04, right, and her team study the role of the circadian clock in the kidney. By sharing her family's experience with cancer, she aims to emphasize the importance of the intersection between science and medicine. Photo by Jesse S. Jones