Whitney Laboratory is a biomedical marine research institute of the University of Florida. It is composed of nine faculty-led laboratories that use marine organisms for basic biological research that can be applied to human health, understanding of local natural resources, and insight into our dynamic local environment.

The Whitney Lab provides training for future experimental biologists, education programs for Kindergarten through university-level students as well as monthly lectures for the general public to bring lifelong learning to the community.

Whitney Laboratory also features a Sea Turtle Hospital which promotes ocean awareness and conservation through sea turtle rehabilitation, research and education.

9505 Ocean Shore Blvd., St. Augustine, FL 32080