Metrics & Breakthroughs

Considered in the top tier of medical research institutions in the United States and a significant economic engine in the region, the University of Michigan Medical School is committed to innovative health research and pursuing major medical breakthroughs. Offering a snapshot of the internal and external resources impacting the research enterprise at the U-M Medical School, here are statistics for the university's fiscal year 2016.

$512
million
Sponsored Awards to Support Research
$443
million
Sponsored Expenditures to Support Research
 
 72%                                              
 
Of Total Sponsored Award Dollars Are Federal
 41%                                              
 
Of All U-M Expenditures to Support Research
 
  #10                                   
         
 
Ranked Medical School in NIH Funding (Calendar Year 2016)
$80
million
Industry Sponsored Awards
 
2,755                               
            
 
Proposals Submitted for Support
  652                              
            
 
Number of Investigators Submitting
 
1,639                               
            
 
Active Clinical Trials
5,860                               
            
 

Publications in PubMed (Calendar Year 2015)

 
169                                   
         
 
Invention Reports
72                               
            
 
License Agreements with Business & Industry
 
U-M employees can CLICK HERE to view additional metrics and data compiled by the U-M Medical School Office of Research.