The Baylor Advantage
Research is at the core of Baylor College of Medicine's mission. Learn about research at Baylor College of Medicine that matches your interests:
- Departments and Centers
- Faculty Profiles
Search VIICTR Profiles to find faculty by research interests. VIICTR not only shows traditional directory information, but also illustrates how each person is connected to others in the broad research community at Baylor and affiliated institutions in the Texas Medical Center.
- Research Achievements
The combination of exceptional resources, our spirit of collaboration, and the talents of the faculty and trainees at the College yields a remarkable record of achievement in fulfilling our mission. Evidence of this success can be seen in the many awards and honors received by Baylor College of Medicine and in the achievements of our faculty as seen in the many awards they receive as well as their election to the National Academy of Science, the Institute of Medicine, Association of American Physicians, and other prestigious societies.
- Profiles in Innovation
Read Profiles in Innovation for a look at some of the most promising approaches under development to diagnose and treat disease.
- Research News
National Institutes of Health Funding
Reports by the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research of funding from the National Institutes of Health are one indicator of the depth and breadth of our research enterprise.
- More than $259 million – funding from National Institutes of Health to Baylor for 2018
- No. 20 – Baylor's rank among U.S. medical schools in NIH funding for 2018
- No. 1 – Baylor's rank among Texas medical schools in NIH funding for 2018 (Baylor has ranked first in Texas since 2006 when the Blue Ridge Institute began publishing these rankings)
Departments Ranked in the Top 30 in NIH Funding
#1 - Department of Molecular and Human Genetics
#7 - Department of Pediatrics
#10 - Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
#12 - Department of Neuroscience
#14 - Department of Neurosurgery
#18 - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
#18 - Bobby R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
#19 - Molecular Physiology and Biochemistry
#21 - Scott Department of Urology
#22 - Department of Pathology & Immunology
#23 - H. Ben Taub Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
#25 - Department of Ophthalmology
#27 - Margaret M. and Albert B. Alkek Department of Medicine