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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

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

January 5, 2018
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore – January 8-January 12, 2018

December 29, 2017
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore – January 1-January 5, 2018

December 1, 2017
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore – December 4-December 8, 2017

November 28, 2017
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore – November 27-December 1, 2017

October 31, 2017
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore - October 30-November 3, 2017

October 23, 2017
Navigating Career Choices advises current trainees on postgraduate options

October 23, 2017
New Issue of Opportunities to Explore

October 20, 2017
Emma Grygotis wins Outstanding Student Mentor Award

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