Office of Research

The Office of Research at the University of Michigan Medical School is constantly striving to enhance the research enterprise, including maintaining an investigator-focused infrastructure, facilitating and diversifying investigators' avenues for funding, and streamlining research processes.

We focus on you, so you can focus on great science.

From the enabling technologies of the Biomedical Research Core Facilities to proposal review by the Grant Review & Analysis Office to clinical study development by the Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research, the Office of Research comprises over a dozen units offering a wide range of support to the research community.  Across the spectrum, our team's primary mission is to foster an environment of innovation and efficiency that serves the Medical School research community and, ultimately, contributes to positive patient impact.

Questions about research at the University of Michigan Medical School? CLICK HERE to send us an email, or DOWNLOAD a fact sheet. 


Friday, October 16, 2015
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Sava's Restaraunt

216 S. State Street

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Approved! A Pathway of Excellence in Innovation and Entrepreneurship.  Join us for an informal mixer to learn more and an opportunity to network with innovative faculty and staff.

Group: FFMI
Tags: General
Thursday, October 29, 2015
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Seminar Rooms, BSRB

Do you have an idea for a medical device?  This informal and interactive educational session is designed to highlight the stages of the medical device development process, share details on resources, and help push forward existing concepts.

Group: FFMI
Tags: General
Friday, October 30, 2015
8:30 am to 3:00 pm

Meadow Brook Hall
480 S Adams Rd, Rochester, MI 48309

The University of Michigan Medical School's Central Biorepository invites you to the second Great Lakes Biorepository Research Network (GLBRN) Annual Meeting on Friday, October 30, 2015, hosted by William Beaumont Hospital at Meadow Brook Hall in Rochester, MI. Admission to the morning scientific talks is open to all and free of charge. 

To register, please contact Leslie McCormick of the Central Biorepository by October 15 at or 734.763.2520.



Group: Research
Tags: General
Friday, November 20, 2015
8:30 am to 12:00 pm

Seminar Rooms, BSRB

Are you a researcher working in the GI field and interested in innovation and commercialization? Join the Fast Forward Medical Innovation team as they launch a new three-year, $500,000+ funding program targeting discovery and development of future technologies to help patients suffering from gastrointestinal disease.

Group: FFMI
Tags: General
Thursday, December 10, 2015
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Danto Auditorium, Cardiovascular Center

NEW DATE: Join the Proteomics & Peptide Synthesis Core and MS Bioworks as they discuss clinical applications for quantitative proteomics, including data analysis, experimental design and more.

Group: Research