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Pursue World Class Research Within a Close-Knit Community

Scientists have been making innovative discoveries at the University of Rochester Medical Center since George Hoyt Whipple, first dean of the Medical School and a Nobel Laureate, founded the institution in 1925. You will find that the excitement of discovery continues today in a community of scientists and clinicians working to improve world health.

The University of Rochester Medical Center offers many training opportunities for you to extend your research and enhance your knowledge and experience. Here you will know faculty and peers by name and you will work together based on interest and opportunity.

Research at URMC

Recognized as a leading research institution, the School of Medicine and Dentistry is ranked #29 by US News and World Report. The University of Rochester’s NIH ranking is #34.

  • During our last fiscal year, research faculty attracted external funding totaling approximately $316 million.
  • Our scientists rank among the top in the nation in several disciplines; top-15 rankings in NIH funding have been achieved in neurology, neurosurgery, obstetrics and gynecology, oral biology, pharmacology and physiology, public health and preventive medicine, and musculoskeletal research.
  • View a snapshot of our postdoctoral appointees

News

February 9, 2018
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore - February 12-16, 2018

February 5, 2018
New Edition of Opportunities to Explore - February 5-9, 2018

February 1, 2018
E-Cigarette Flavors Are Toxic to White Blood Cells, Warn Scientists

January 31, 2018
Lungs Mays Hold Key to Thwarting Brain Damage after a Stroke

January 30, 2018
Andrew Cox Receives US Patent

January 25, 2018
Inaugural Winners of the CPD Travel Award

January 25, 2018
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore

January 19, 2018
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore – January 22-January 26, 2018

January 12, 2018
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore – January 15-January 19, 2018

January 12, 2018
The Art of Science: Grad Student Finds Inspiration in Images of the Brain

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