Driving Innovation & Furthering Patient Care
Pioneering Investigations From Gene Targeting to Tissue Regeneration
From Nobel laureate Mario Capecchi’s landmark work in gene targeting to pioneering investigations in areas as diverse as neural interfaces and using stem cells to regenerate healthy tissue in diseased hearts, the University of Utah School of Medicine is internationally regarded for its innovative basic science and biomedical research. With almost $246.7 million in annual research funding, the School of Medicine also has earned a well-deserved reputation among physicians and scientists as a place where faculty and students can pursue creative and novel ideas in a collaborative and supportive environment.
As the only academic medical center in the Mountain West, our faculty provide patient care, teach, and perform research in a continuous effort to bring the latest medical advancements to the bedside.