Advancing innovation & research in health care
In addition to research conducted within our colleges, NEOMED advances innovation and research in health care through six focus areas of excellence that are of paramount importance to both our mission and well-being of our communities.
Measures of Excellence
research focus areas working to advance community health.
teaching faculty educating future health care providers.
in funding awards received in FY22.
NIH-funded projects in FY22
Advancing High Risk, High Reward Research
Our faculty and researchers are well-known for their advancements in practice, science, drug discovery and development.
Diabetes, Obesity & Metabolism
Researchers in this collaborative, internationally recognized center examine diabetes, obesity, fatty liver disease and atherosclerosis—among the most common, costly, and preventable of all health problems.
Deepening the understanding of how the central nervous system functions in association with hearing, communication and swallowing, how it is affected by hearing disorders, and how manipulation of the central nervous systems may improve these disorders.
Focused on developing bone and tissue regrowth processes to address the needs of our aging population with debilitating conditions such as arthritis, cancer, osteoporosis and bone fractures.
Fostering Technology, COMMERCIALIZATION & Entrepreneurship
Research discoveries at NEOMED are actively commercialized with the support of The REDIzone to connect life-science entrepreneurs with our research faculty. Additionally, The REDIzone is driving our industry collaborations to leverage NEOMED’s vast research infrastructure and expertise to solve commercially challenging problems.
What’s Happening in Research?
- Katelyn was born about four weeks prematurely. Though she passed a newborn hearing screen, she would later be diagnosed with enlarged vestibular aqueduct and mild cochlear dysplasia. EVA is a [...]Read more