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. 


Thursday, April 09, 2015
11:30 am to 4:30 pm

NCRC - Building 10, G063/G064

The Research Commercialization Roundtable is designed for university PIs, post-docs, and graduate students who want to commercialize their research and take the steps toward launching a new venture.

Group: FFMI
Tags: General
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
12:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Danto Auditorium, Cardiovascular Center

Join IRBMED for the next installment of their Seminar Series which will focus on several contemporary issues related to privacy and confidentiality in research.

Group: Research
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
4:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Seminar Rooms, BSRB

Join the Fast Forward Medical Innovation team and faculty experts for an ideation session that will help researchers jumpstart MCubed project ideas in a variety of hot-topic areas like personalized medicine, eldercare, obesity, and more!

Group: FFMI
Tags: General
Tuesday, May 05, 2015 to Wednesday, May 06, 2015
9:00 am to 3:30 pm

Taubman Library Learning Center, 2802 Med Sci II Building

A series of training sessions providing hands-on instruction, using specific examples, to highlight important features of the resources and tools under study by the National Center for Biotechnology Information.

Group: Research
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Seminar Rooms, Biomedical Science Research Building

Have you ever wondered how to navigate the complexities of the research enterprise at the University of Michigan? Here is your opportunity to hear from leaders representing various research offices and how they can help you find your way along the UMMS research project route map.

Group: Research
Friday, May 29, 2015
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

NCRC, Building 10 - G063/G064

Early Tech Development (ETD) is a 4-week course designed to equip biomedical faculty and researchers at U-M with the knowledge and tools to navigate the initial process of innovation and commercialization. 

Group: FFMI
Tags: General
Thursday, June 11, 2015
11:30 am to 2:00 pm

Palmer Commons, 4th Floor

Great Lakes Room and Forum Hall

Save the date for the fourth-annual BRCF Technology & Services Showcase!

Group: Research