UNC’s Gillings School number one public school of public health for NIH funding

National Institutes of Health

September 7, 2016

Once again, the University of North Carolina’s Gillings School of Global Public Health is the number one public school of public health when it comes to funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

NIH provided the data for the 2015 Fiscal Year and UNC’s Gillings School was listed as the number one public school of public health, receiving $58,946,358 in funding for 79 total awards. This was the third year in a row that UNC Gillings was the number one public school of public health for NIH funding and the number three university overall. The 2015 Fiscal Year was the most recent year where all funding data was available. The complete results can be viewed here.

Congratulations to all our faculty and student researchers as they continue to create effective solutions for pressing public health problems, accelerate new areas of inquiry and create new and more efficient methods. Their hard work continues to produce innovative solutions for the people of North Carolina, the nation and the world.

 


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Gillings School of Global Public Health contact: David Pesci, director of communications, (919) 962-2600 or dpesci@unc.edu