The School of Medicine Office of Research is pleased to provide our Annual Research Impact Report for fiscal year 2021-2022. This report provides a snapshot of just a few of the more than 500 principal investigators directing basic, translational and clinical research projects at UC Davis School of Medicine.
UC Davis School of Medicine Office of Research
The School of Medicine Office of Research manages research awards and proposals, oversees laboratory safety and research space, provides researchers with guidance and support for grant submissions, and facilitates industry alliances and program evaluation.
The Research Operations unit facilitates research grant proposals, limited submissions, award nominations, Bridge Funding assessment and research data analytics.
The Grants Facilitation unit supports School of Medicine researchers in their grant writing, manuscript editing, and professional development.
The Industry Alliances unit directs industry partner agreements, advises on business and financial matters and supports entrepreneurial translation of discoveries from insight to innovation.
The Evaluation unit collaborates with programs to design evaluation plans with clear, measurable goals and optimal use of resources.
The Safety Management program sets standards for research safety management as well as individual laboratory safety programs and activities.
Research Space Oversight
The Research Space Oversight unit supervises all School of Medicine research space assessments, allocations, and recommendations.
School of Medicine Annual Research Impact Report
School of Medicine breaks new record for NIH funding
In its 2022 ranking, the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research has placed UC Davis School of Medicine among the nation’s leading medical schools for National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding. It ranked the school 32nd nationally - one spot higher than last year.
UC Davis School of Medicine earns top ratings
UC Davis School of Medicine ranks in the top 10 in three areas according to a new national ranking. U.S. News & World Report placed the School of Medicine 3rd in diversity, 7th in family medicine and 8th for primary care.
About Aggie Square
Located on the UC Davis Sacramento Campus, Aggie Square will house business partners and community-based programs with UC Davis innovation and research to create a stronger and healthier shared community.
Record external funding supports UC Davis School of Medicine research
UC Davis exceeded $1 billion in external research funding in the fiscal year 2022–23. The School of Medicine was the top recipient with $401 million, a new record in research funding.
Register to attend the Annual School of Medicine Research Celebration on Oct. 11
Register to attend the annual School of Medicine Research Celebration. The event will be on Wednesday, Oct. 11, from 2:30-5 p.m. in the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing Building.
Ovarian cancer treatment is making strides but early diagnosis is still key
September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. The UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center is using Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month to help women learn about prevention and detection as well as a new clinical trial and treatments.