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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

September 14, 2018
Adrian Moises Molina Vargas is awarded Graduate Alumni Convocation Award

September 14, 2018
GDSC Team Participates in 6th annual Wilmot “Warrior Walk”

September 11, 2018
Neuroscience Graduate Program Student Receives Award for SfN Trainee Professional Development

September 10, 2018
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore

September 3, 2018
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore

August 26, 2018
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore

August 22, 2018
Neuroscience Graduate Program Student Receive 3 Convocation Awards

August 21, 2018
School of Medicine Names New Dean for Graduate Education

August 17, 2018
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore

August 14, 2018
Ralph Jozefowicz Honored for Mentoring Next Generation of Leaders in Neurology

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