University of Miami

Research and Innovation Observatory Academic Contact:
Dr. Norma Sue Kenyon, Vice Provost for Innovation.
The following research projects, spin-offs, facilities and reports are a selection of this institution’s efforts in the HUC’s 5 key challenge areas. HUC.R&IO seeks to encourage joint research opportunities and foster collaboration between partner universities. If you would like to know more about these projects or see your project highlighted here, contact the Research and Innovation Observatory

Research Projects

Drug Discovery

Cell and Regenerative Medicine

Institute for the Advanced Studies of the Americas


Shark Research Center

John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics

Dr. John T. Macdonald Biomedical Nanotechnology Institute

Alfred C. Glassell JR, SUSTAIN laboratory (Surge Structure Atmosphere Interaction Facility)

Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies (CIMAS)

Center for Computational Science

Johnson & Johnson 3D Printing Center of Excellence at the College of Engineering

Simulation Hospital for Advancing Research & Education

Thomas P. Murphy Design
Studio Building

Capacity Building Programs

School of Nursing and Health Studies Minority Health International Research Training Program (MHIRT)