Initiatives

UH R&E collaborates with UH departments, programs and centers to provide funding opportunities for physicians and scientists to support innovative research ideas across the full spectrum of research activities. Previous awards include the annual Health Analytics & Informatics Pilot Project and CETNO Pilot Project. A special COVID-19 Rapid Response Pilot Project award was offered earlier this year in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Learn more about the awards and awardees below.

Minority Faculty Career Development Award

To support early-career faculty underrepresented in the field of medicine (URiM) working to develop independent research projects.

Health Analytic and Informatics Pilot Project

To support innovative projects that utilize “big data” and health informatics approaches to answer clinically relevant questions

(CETNO) Translational Neuro-Oncology Pilot Project

Focuses on critical challenges in neuro-oncology that limit the clinician’s ability to understand and follow response to brain tumor treatment

COVID-19 Rapid Response Pilot Project

To seek and advance efforts of UH investigators in the global fight against the novel Coronavirus and its complications