Yale School of Medicine is one of the largest institutions for biomedical research in the United States and ranks with the top centers globally. Research awards in fiscal 2013 totaled $510.4 million. Medical school faculty are among Yale University’s 62 members of the National Academy of Sciences, 41 members of the Institute of Medicine, and 19 investigators of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. YSM researchers are active in hundreds of fields, working to discover basic biological mechanisms, understand disease processes, develop new diagnostic and therapeutic strategies, and analyze disease incidence and treatment outcomes across populations.
All data in Facts & Figures as of 6/30/13, unless otherwise noted.