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 2017.

$598
million
Sponsored Awards to Support Research
$486
million
Sponsored Expenditures to Support Research
 
 69%                                               
 
Of Total Sponsored Award Dollars Are Federal
 40%                                               
 
Of All U-M Expenditures to Support Research
 
  #12                                  
          
 
Ranked Medical School in NIH Funding (Calendar Year 2016)
$99
million
Industry Sponsored Awards
 
2,821                              
             
 
Proposals Submitted for Support
  693                             
             
 
Number of Investigators Submitting
 
1,746                              
             
 
Active Clinical Trials
6,029                              
             
 

Publications in PubMed (Calendar Year 2016)

 
175                                  
          
 
Invention Reports
84                              
             
 
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.