Projects & Initiatives


The purpose of the ACTIV-6 research study is to test medications that are already approved for other diseases to see if they can help people with mild to moderate COVID-19 feel better faster and stay out of the hospital.

All of Us

All of Us is part of the precision medicine initiative. It will gather information from many people to help researchers learn how to fit the right treatments to the right people.

Junior Scholars

JAX-ASCENT is pleased to offer a Junior Scholar grant to clinical and basic science researchers who are junior faculty or postdoctoral associates at the University of Florida.


The purpose of the PREVENTABLE research study is to learn if taking a statin could help older adults live well for longer by preventing dementia, disability, or heart disease.

Prospective Colorectal Cancer Screening Study

Exact Sciences is sponsoring a new clinical study for colorectal cancer (CRC) screening. People aged 55 or older are welcome to enroll. There is no cost to participate and compensation for time and effort on the study is available.