Research Facts

External Funding

FY 2017: $217.8 million 


Ranked 42 in NIH Funding for FY2017

Research in the UI Carver College of Medicine is ranked 13th among public institutions by the 2017 U.S. News & World Report (35th overall and 5th among Big Ten institutions). 


Many College faculty members are internationally renowned for their research. 

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