Research Facts

External Funding

FY 2017: $195.8 million 
FY 2018: $224.2 million
FY 2019: $232.2 million


Ranked 41 in NIH Funding for FY2018.

Research in the UI Carver College of Medicine is ranked 38th overall by the 2020 U.S. News & World Report


Many College faculty members are internationally renowned for their research. 

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