Michael R Ujhelyi

Michael R Ujhelyi, Pharm.D., FCCP

Associate Dean, Orlando Campus

Department: Pharmacotherapy & Translational Research
Business Phone: (407) 313-7031
Business Email: michael.ujhelyi@ufl.edu

About Michael R Ujhelyi

Michael Ujhelyi, Pharm.D., FCCP, was named the associate dean for the University of Florida College of Pharmacy’s Orlando campus in Lake Nona in December 2019. As the academic and administrative leader in Orlando, Ujhelyi will support the college’s Doctor of Pharmacy program, facilitate research and graduate education, provide guidance for the Center for Quality Medication Management and build community partnerships in the area.

Ujhelyi possesses more than 30 years of experience working in academic pharmacy and the medical device industry. He joined UF from Boston Scientific, where he served as a senior regional medical director helping bring medical innovations to market. He has also served as vice president of research and scientific affairs at the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation and worked in various research roles at Medtronic, the world’s largest medical device company.

Prior to working in industry, Ujhelyi enjoyed a successful career in academic pharmacy. He earned tenure and promotion at the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy in 1998 and held faculty positions at the University of Cincinnati College of Pharmacy and University of Connecticut College of Pharmacy. Formally trained in cardiovascular research, his more recent research has focused on pain management.

Ujhelyi has lifelong ties to Florida. He grew up in Coral Springs and earned a B.S. in Pharmacy from UF in 1987. His wife, Paula, graduated from the UF College of Pharmacy in 1989 and his daughter currently attends UF as an undergraduate student. Ujhelyi continued his education and received a Pharm.D. from the University of North Carolina and completed a fellowship in cardiovascular therapeutics at Hartford Hospital and the University of Connecticut.


Patents Issued (n=27)
2000-2020 · http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser?Sect1=PTO2&Sect2=HITOFF&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsearch-bool.html&r=0&f=S&l=50&TERM1=ujhelyi&FIELD1=INNM&co1=AND&TERM2=michael&FIELD2=INNM&d=PTXT


2008 Pharmacotherapy
2008 Journal of interventional cardiac electrophysiology : an international journal of arrhythmias and pacing
2006 Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology
2005 Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE
2000 Shock (Augusta, Ga.)
2000 Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979)
1999 Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology
1999 Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology
1999 Journal of molecular and cellular cardiology


Fellowship in Cardiovascular Therapeutics
1989-1991 · Hartford Hospital and University of Connecticut
Doctor of Pharmacy
1989 · University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy
1987 · University of Florida College of Pharmacy

Contact Details

(407) 313-7031