Academic Health Sciences Center
The UCF Academic Health Sciences Center is a partnership that brings together health experts across the university to advance education, research and patient care. This structure best supports leading-edge care for the Orlando community and advances clinical practices around the world through high-impact education, innovative research and advanced patient care.
Center for Autism and Related Disabilities
The UCF Center for Autism and Related Disabilities is one of seven regional centers established in Florida to offer resources and nonresidential services to individuals with autism and related disabilities and their families. The UCF center serves individuals living in Orange, Lake, Osceola, Sumter, Brevard, Volusia and Seminole counties.
Center for Behavioral Health Research and Training
The Center for Behavioral Health Research and Training in the School of Social Work is among UCF’s newest centers. The center fosters collaborations among mental health professionals, health care providers and behavioral health researchers. Its mission is to improve best practices and behavioral health outcomes locally and around the world.
FAAST Assistive Technology Center
The Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technology (FAAST) Atlantic Region Assistive Technology Demonstration Center is one of six centers of its kind in the state. The UCF center serves individuals living in Brevard, Orange, Seminole and Volusia counties. Remote support also is offered for individuals living in Indian River, Okeechobee, Osceola, St. Lucie, Martin and Palm Beach counties.
Institute of Exercise Physiology and Rehabilitation Science
The Institute of Exercise Physiology and Rehabilitation Science comprises specialized laboratories and advanced equipment for research in the field of exercise science. Undergraduate and graduate students work with faculty experts to collect and analyze physiological data and other performance measures, as well as publish study results.