Research at the College of Medicine
The UC Academic Health Center ranks among America's leading academic health centers. Excellence in education, patient care, and research draws students, researchers, physicians and patients from all over the world to take advantage of many unique opportunities.
Students and faculty at UC create and learn in an exciting and supportive environment on the cutting edge of biomedical science and technology.
Areas of focus for our Basic Science and Clinical research are vast and widely diverse across the UC Academic Health Center and its affiliated Hospitals, Centers and Institutes and Educational Programs.
Interdisciplinary collaboration is key, as can be seen in the focus on priority research areas that span across departments and divisions within the College of Medicine, especially in the areas of Cancer Biology, Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Biology, Immunobiology, Neuroscience and Neurology, Metabolic Disorders, Gastrointestinal Biology, Epithelial Biology, Developmental and Neonatal Biology, Environmental Health, and Molecular Genetics.