NIH-Badge-redOhio State’s No. 4 ranking represents total NIH funding granted from Oct. 1, 2019, through Sept. 30, 2020, during which time we garnered $20.9 million.

Our department had five newly funded researchers and three of the top-50 highest-funded principal investigators:

The Blue Ridge Institute has been compiling and ranking NIH funding for U.S. medical schools since 2006. Read the full 2020 Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research NIH rankings.

Our remarkable funding award amounts are driven by the leadership of Jianjie Ma, PhD, vice chair of Basic and Translational Research, and Henna Santry, MD, vice chair of Health Services Research; and Judy Opalek, PhD, director of Research Administration, also played a pivotal role in the process.