Health Research

A leader in medical research

Researching towards a Healthier Tomorrow

Breakthroughs aren't easy to come by. This is why we're proud of our tireless work and dedication to improve lives, as well as the network we've built to support our common research goals. From discovering a widely used HIV drug to pioneering brain therapy for Parkinson's disease and depression, Emory is making the world a better place. And we're just getting started. 

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On the Forefront

Impact

Stopping COVID-19

Emory earned a record $831 million in research funding for the last fiscal year and ranks #3 nationwide in NIH awards for COVID-19 among universities, as researchers shifted course rapidly to tackle the biggest public health crisis in more than 100 years.

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By the Numbers

#5
In NIH funding for nursing research
#19
In NIH funding overall
$831M
In external research funding
90+
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Collaborations

Boosting our Brainpower

Through our government, academic, and industry relationships, we are taking research well beyond Emory—and together, making discoveries that none of us could make alone. Biomedical engineering, robotics, and regenerative medicine are just a few of the areas where our collaborative research is making a real difference in the world.  

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