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Discover the many great research opportunities VCU School of Medicine has to offer.

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Discover the many great research opportunities VCU School of Medicine has to offer.

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Discover the many great research opportunities VCU School of Medicine has to offer.

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Research Highlights

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VCU School of Medicine Research Funding by Source - FY2017 - 2020 [View Image]

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Funding Opportunities for Faculty Members

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VCU offers multiple funding opportunities from internal resources to support investigators in their research activities. Their primary purpose is to help them generate preliminary data for competitive applications to external funding agencies.  These short-term funding opportunities have different requirements and funding cycles. They are sponsored by different units, such as individual departments, schools, research centers, institutes, and VCU. Here is a list of the internal funding opportunities available to the faculty members of the School of Medicine.  The Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation has additional opportunities listed on its website, which can be viewed at this link.

Research Facilities and Resources

Research resources available to VCU SOM faculty include administrative, academic and outreach support services, along with formal partnering opportunities with nearby institutes, research cores and established theme-focused research institutes and centers.

VCU SOM has established partnerships with several area academic and industrial institutes to promote collaborative science. Research core services supported by the VCU SOM span a broad range of disciplines and include fee for service partnerships with other Virginia universities and colleges. The research infrastructure supported by the SOM includes 11 locations across both the SOM and Monroe Park campus. Institutes and centers have been established at the SOM which support a wide range of disease focused research.

Research Opportunities for Trainees

Two people looking at computer [View Image]VCU offers a wide variety of research opportunities to all levels of trainees. Whether you are an undergraduate student ready to test scientific waters, a graduate student seeking training for a career in biomedical sciences, or making plans for a postdoctoral fellowship, VCU School of Medicine has a wealth of research opportunities to meet your needs. We welcome you to use this site to search for potential mentors.

Please review the list of research opportunities to identify faculty members conducting research in your areas of interest. Contact the faculty members by email to arrange a meeting.

Please review the accordions below for more resources and information, including a variety of fellowships and training grants tailored to every level of trainee.

Contact Us

Michael Donnenberg, M.D. [View Image]

Michael Donnenberg, M.D.

Sr. Assoc. Dean for Research & Research Training

Michael Donnenberg, M.D. [View Image]

Michael Donnenberg, M.D.

Sr. Assoc. Dean for Research & Research Training

Office of Research & Research Training

Phone: (804) 828-0673

Fax: (804) 827-1469

Email: michael.donnenberg@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
1101 E Marshall St, Sanger Hall, Room 1-055

Zakir Ullah, PhD [View Image]

Zakir Ullah, PhD

Scientific Proposals Review Administrator

Zakir Ullah, PhD [View Image]

Zakir Ullah, PhD

Scientific Proposals Review Administrator

Office of Research and Research Training

Phone: (804) 828-0272

Email: Zakir.Ullah@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
Physical: 1101 E Marshall St, Sanger Hall, Room 1-055

Kezziah Wilgus [View Image]

Kezziah Wilgus

Administrative Assistant

Kezziah Wilgus [View Image]

Kezziah Wilgus

Administrative Assistant

Office of Research and Research Training

Phone: 804-828-9501

Email: kezziah.wilgus@vcuhealth.org

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