For Investigators

The University of Iowa is a top tier research institution, ranking 22nd in NIH funding per faculty member.

The faculty at UI create a successful translational research enterprise due to the robust pipeline of scientists and well-trained professional staff. Together we are empowered to address the challenges confronting clinical and translational research. 


Please click the following links for materials on ICTS' new Clinical Research Trials Office:

Mission & Goals

Research Community


The ICTS has established several research cores and services to reach a broad network of individuals and create a holistic approach to translational research at the University of Iowa.

charts and numbers Biomedical Informatics Core

statistics Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design Core

child hand Child Health Research Support Core

patient care Clinical Research Unit

 Engagement, Integration, and Implementation (EII)

 Mobile Technology Lab

nurse taking notes Research Study Coordinators

Regulatory Core

Learn how our services work together to give you the resources you need throughout the research process.

Download our research service routes.


Educational opportunities

Funding opportunities

Other opportunities


Learn about seven new technologies improving health.  


Help the Institute for Clinical and Translational Science at the University of Iowa continue making new strides in medical research by citing the NIH CTSA program grant UM1TR004403.