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


Saturday, March 28, 2015

The 2nd Annual Worldwide EndoMarch for endometriosis awareness, taking place in dozens of cities around the world on Saturday, March 28, 2015. Endometriosis, which affects one in ten women worldwide.

Thomas J. Pinson Memorial Lecture Series

Saturday, April 25, 2015

An annual lecture series centered on Maxillofacial Pathology, diagnoses and multidisciplinary patient management. Sponsored by the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Maxillofacial Pathology, Diagnosis and Management.

5th Annual Roland B. Scott Memorial Symposium

Thursday, May 07, 2015

Stigma and ignorance prevent many with painful crises from getting adequate relief. The Annual Roland B. Scott Memorial Symposium provides a necessary forum for discussing the importance of managing the diverse set of challenges facing patients with sickle cell disease.