University of Rochester
The University of Rochester is one of the country's top-tier private research universities, with core research strengths in several areas of science, engineering and medicine. Over the last five years, sponsored research funding has averaged over $350 million per year and the University consistently ranks among the top universities in royalty revenue.
One of the nation's top academic medical centers, the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) forms the centerpiece of the University's health research, teaching, patient care, and community outreach missions. The School of Medicine research funding ranks in the top one-quarter of U.S. medical centers, with several departments having top-15 rankings in NIH funding.
A leader in translational research, with a dedicated Clinical and Translational Science Institute, URMC was one of the first 12 institutions to receive a $40 million Clinical Translational Science Award from the National Institutes of Health.