Assistant Vice President for Conflicts of Interest

Gary has been with the UF for a total of 15 years, most recently serving as the Director of Compliance and Conflicts of Interest for the UF Compliance Office. Previously, Gary served as the Director of the Conflicts of Interest Program for the College of Medicine, the Interim Director of the Research Administration and Compliance Office, and as an Associate Director in the Health Science Center’s Office of Contracts and Related Services. For the past 10 years, Gary has been deeply involved in conflicts of interest process improvements and policy development at UF. One of Gary’s latest endeavors consisted of collaborating with UF leadership to redesign the outside activity and financial interest disclosure processes and to implement UFOLIO. On the national level, he is a member of the Steering Committee for the Association of American Medical College’s Forum on Conflict of Interest and is a frequent speaker on COI issues. He was recently named to a national Working Group on Uniform Disclosure Criteria and Processes for scientific journals.

Gary earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Florida College of Law in 1997 and his B.A. in English Literature from the University of South Florida in 1993.

Contact Information:

720 SW 2nd Avenue
PO Box 112800
Gainesville, FL 32611
Phone: 352-294-6353
Email: gwimsett@ufl.edu

Ms. Pam Anders
Administrative Specialist III

Pam joined the Conflicts of Interest Program in February, 2020.  Previous UF experience includes Business Career Services and the Office of Clinical Research with over 10 years with experience in fiscal and administrative duties.  Before working at University of Florida, she worked at Nationwide Insurance for 26 years in an administrative capacity.  She is a Columbus Ohio native,  has been married almost 39 years and enjoys her church, traveling and her three beautiful grandchildren.

Contact Information:
Phone: 352-294-6353
Email: panders@ufl.edu