The Research Institute :: Nationwide Children's Hospital

A National Leader in Pediatric Research

The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the fastest growing pediatric research centers in the United States and is ranked in the top 10 for National Institutes of Health funding among free-standing children’s hospitals.

The Research Institute encompasses more than 500,000 square feet of dedicated research space on the Nationwide Children’s campus. The Institute is organized into 12 Centers of Emphasis that allow traditional academic boundaries to be crossed and merged to facilitate interdisciplinary research:

Battelle Center for Mathematical Medicine   Injury Research and Policy
Biobehavioral Health   Innovation in Pediatric Practice
Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Research   Microbial Pathogenesis
Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases   Molecular and Human Genetics
Clinical and Translational Research   Perinatal Research
Gene Therapy   Vaccines and Immunity

Centers are structured to encourage collaboration, team science and the free flow of ideas.

Our investigators also have access to cutting-edge shared resources, which provide a cost-efficient way to keep advanced technology available to all faculty. Through partnerships and collaborations at the local, national and international level, they share knowledge and learn from others to improve child health.

The Research Institute engages in high-quality, cutting-edge research according to the highest scientific and ethical standards. The goal is simple: improved health for all children and their families.

Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000