Research at UNMC

UNMC is located on a eighty-acre campus located in the center of Omaha, Nebraska. UNMC's research laboratories are housed in 12 buildings for a total of more than a million square feet of laboratory space.
UNMC Research Centers. In 2021, UNMC announced the $2.6 billion Project NExT expansion that will "improve the readiness of the nation’s civilian and military health system to partner to respond to a catastrophic disaster such as another pandemic, accident, or overt attack."

UNMC boasts more than 40 academic departments that conduct leading biomedical research across hundreds of disciplines.

Core Facilities
UNMC, along with every  College, Institute, and Department provides specialized support services for their students, faculty, staff, and researchers.
UNMC Research Core Facilities

UNMC Points of Pride

UNMC is a global bioresearch university that is at the forefront of battling the COVID pandemic and hosts the nation's largest biocontainment unit.

UNMC Points of Pride, 2020-2021

Research Funding 

In 2021, UNMC received nearly $175 million in external research funding and, for the fourth consecutive year, UNMC was in the top 100 biomedical institutions receiving US Patents.