University Partners

We have partnered with research investigators at the following academic institutions:


Beth-Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a teaching school of Harvard Medical School

Boston, MA

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) was formed out of the merger of Beth Israel Hospital and New England Deaconess Hospital. It ranks in the top three recipients of biomedical research funding from the National Institutes of Health. BIDMC one of the largest hospitals in New England and is affiliated with the Joslin Diabetes Center and member of Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center.


Boston University School of Medicine

Boston, MA

Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) is one of the graduate schools of Boston University. BUSM and Boston Medical Center, its primary teaching hospital, operates the largest 24-hour Level I trauma center in New England, the largest network of regional community health centers, and possesses the most diverse patient base in New England.


Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School

Boston, MA

Dana–Farber Cancer Institute is part of a Comprehensive Cancer Center designated by the National Cancer Institute. It is a principal teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School, a designated Center for AIDS Research and a member of the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center (DF/HCC). Dana-Farber provides training in cancer treatment and research, conducts programs in cancer prevention, detection and control throughout New England, and maintains programs with other Boston institutions affiliated with Harvard Medical School and the Partners HealthCare System.


Harvard University

Boston and Cambridge, MA

Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university located in Cambridge, MA. Harvard is the oldest institution of higher learning in the USA and the first corporation chartered in the country. The university comprises 11 separate academic units - 10 faculties and the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study - with campuses throughout the Boston metropolitan area.



Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland

Baltimore, MD

The Institute of Human Virology (IHV) of the University of Maryland is the first center in the US to combine the disciplines of basic science, epidemiology and clinical research in a concerted effort to speed the discovery of diagnostics and therapeutics for a wide variety of chronic and deadly viral and immune disorders - most notably HIV, the cause of AIDS.


Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport

Shreveport, LA

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport (LSUHSC-Shreveport) is the academic center for medicine and medical research in North Louisiana. It is located in Shreveport and is part of the Louisiana State University System.


Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is a private research university located in Cambridge, MA. MIT has five schools and one college, containing a total of 32 academic departments, with a strong emphasis on scientific and technological education and research.


Northeastern University

Boston, MA

Northeastern University is a private, secular, coeducational research university in Boston, MA. It has eight colleges and offers undergraduate majors in 65 departments. It offers more than 125 graduate level programs and it is the home of more than 35 specialized research and education centers. Northeastern is classified as a RU/H institution (high research activity) by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.


Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA

The Perelman School of Medicine (also known as Penn Med), formerly the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, was founded in 1765, making it the oldest American medical school. It is widely regarded as one of the world's top medical schools. In addition to its MD curriculum, the school offers certificate programs in global health, women's health, community health, clinical neuroscience and aging.


Scripps Institution of Oceanography

San Diego, CA

Scripps Institution of Oceanography in La Jolla, CA is one of the oldest and largest centers for ocean and earth science research, graduate training and public service in the world. The institution's research programs encompass biological, physical, chemical, geological and geophysical studies of the oceans and earth. Scripps also studies the interaction of the oceans with both the atmospheric climate and environmental concerns on terra firma.


University of Cordoba

Cordoba, Spain

The University of Cordoba is an institution of higher learning located in Cordoba, Spain. Its academic focus is on the humanities, health sciences and physical sciences. The university is affiliated with several private organizations active in the mining and forestry industries and business sector.


University of Michigan, College of Pharmacy

Ann Arbor, MI

The University of Michigan School of Pharmacy was established in 1876, the first in a US state university. In 1916, the School was renamed the College of Pharmacy. The College is a member of the University's prestigious Health Sciences consortium. The University of Michigan College of Pharmacy is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP).


University of Rochester Medical Center

Rochester, NY

The University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) is one of the main campuses of the University of Rochester and comprises the university's primary medical education, research and patient care facilities. URMC is one of the largest facilities for medical treatment and research in Upstate New York.


Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, College of Science, Department of Chemistry

Blacksburg, VA

The Virginia Tech Department of Chemistry has a rich history, a strong international reputation, and a bright future. Its curricula provide the educational foundation for all Virginia Tech science and engineering students. Its undergraduate and graduate degree programs prepare society's future scientists.