Research at Howard University Health Sciences

The research vision at Howard University Health Sciences is to expand and develop research in the biomedical sciences to its full potential, with an emphasis on innovation that advocates for the elimination of health disparities.  Because a major component of health disparities are caused by non-medical and health care factors, research emphasis will focus on social determinants of health and clinical effectiveness research.. Read More...

Core Laboratories and Facilities  

Howard University Health Sciences has 15 Core Research Facilities:
  • Biomedical Imaging Core
  • Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
  • Proteomics Core Facility

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NIH Grant to Establish HIV/AIDS Research Center

NIH Grant to Establish HIV/AIDS Research Center.

Upcoming Events

21st Annual Roger P. Mason, Sr., M.D. Glaucoma Symposium

Friday, September 19, 2014

Howard University Hospital Department of Ophthalmology in cooperation with the Office of Continuing Medical Education would like to announce its 21st Annual Roger P. Mason, Sr., M.D. Glaucoma Symposium.


8th Annual Stomp Out Sickle Cell Walk

Saturday, September 20, 2014 The mission of the walk is simple, it is to increase awareness of sickle cell disease and raise money through various fun-filled activities that also encourage healthy lifestyles. Proceeds from the SOS Walk will benefit the Howard University Center for Sickle Cell Disease and Faces of Our Children, Inc.

Rosemary Williams Breast Cancer Brunch

Sunday, October 05, 2014

Howard University Cancer Center will host the Rosemary Williams Breast Cancer Brunch Sunday, October 5, 2014, 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Martin's Crosswinds, 7400 Greenway Center Drive, Greenbelt, MD 20770. The Rosemary Williams Breast Cancer Brunch is named after the late Rosemary Williams who was a tireless advocate for equal access to quality health care for underserved women.