The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital
The Research Institute is housed on the Nationwide Children's Hospital campus in two modern research facilities totaling more than 300,000 square feet of space dedicated exclusively to research.
- Core facilities are state-of-the-art and include microarray, viral vector, DNA sequencing, confocal microscopy, flow cytometery, transgenic and embryonic stem cell cores.
- Administrative expertise, grants specialists and regulatory committees are all housed in The Research Institute and are responsive to investigator needs.
- The Department of Pediatrics is one of 20 nationally to be awarded a Child Health Research Center
- The Research Institute is ranked among the top ten freestanding children's hospitals in funding from the National Institutes of Health.
- A faculty of nationally renowned research scientists has been organized into Centers of Emphasis, each led by a nationally recognized scientist. The Centers of Emphasis are designed to foster synergy and focus resources to quickly move research ideas from the bench to the bedside.
- Many of our faculty scientists have extensive experience with mentoring students, subspecialty residents and postdoctoral fellows.
Centers of Emphasis at The Research Institute include:
- Biobehavioral Health
- Cardiovascular Medicine
- Cell and Developmental Biology
- Childhood Cancer
- Clinical and Translational Research
- Gene Therapy
- Injury Research and Policy
- Innovation in Pediatric Practice
- Microbial Pathogenesis
- Molecular and Human Genetics
- Perinatal Research
- Quantitative and Computational Biology
- Vaccines and Immunity
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