Department Ranks #16 in Total NIH Grant Funding in 2021

The Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research recently released NIH grant funding rankings of Schools of Medicine, their Departments, and Principal Investigators. With almost $14M in total NIH funding, our Department ranked #16 among Pathology Departments in 2021!

Currently, the department has 13 NIH funded investigators with a combined total of 31 NIH awards. Three of our PIs ranked in the top 50 of total NIH grant funding: David O’Connor (19), David Beebe (20), and David Evans (36).

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