Research Facts

External Funding

FY 2017: $217.8 million 
FY 2018: $224.2 million


Ranked 42 in NIH Funding for FY2017

Research in the UI Carver College of Medicine is ranked 12th among public institutions by the 2019 U.S. News & World Report (32nd overall). 


Many College faculty members are internationally renowned for their research. 

  • Two faculty members are Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators 
  • Thirteen faculty are members of the National Academy of Medicine
  • Two faculty are members of the National Academies of Sciences