Research Centers & Institutes

Research Resource Centers

Cardiovascular Research Center

The mission of CVRI is to advance cardiovascular medicine by developing an internationally recognized center of excellence for research.


Atlanta Clinical & Translational Science Institutes (ACTSI)

Through ethical community engagement the collaborative partners of the ACTSI rapidly & efficiently translate scientific discoveries to impact all populations.


National Center for Primary Care

The mission of the NCPC is to promote excellence in community-oriented primary health care and optimal health outcomes for all Americans.


Clinical Research Center (CRC)

The Clinical Research Center (CRC) provides the infrastructure necessary for our institution’s faculty to conduct clinical research.


Neuroscience Institute

The mission of the NI is to create a supportive and challenging environment for investigation of the functional organization of the nervous system.


Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI)

Major support for the biomedical research infrastructure of MSM is received through the RCMI Program, sponsored by the National Centers for Research Resources.


Prevention Research Center

The goal of the PRC is to achieve local and national health objectives focused on gaining knowledge about solving the nation's obstinate health problems.


Center for Laboratory Animals Resources (CLAR)

Our purpose is to provide animal care services to all research faculty and staff affiliated with any one of the member institutions of the Atlanta University Center.


Center of Excellence on Health Disparities

CEHD was formed in 2002 to serve as a national resource for the reduction and ultimate elimination of health disparities.


Satcher Health Leadership Institute (SHLI)

Our mission is to develop a diverse group of public health leaders and influence policies and practices toward the reduction and elimination of disparities in health.