The Institute for Biomedical Informatics (IBI)
Established in 2015, IBI provides an environment for multidisciplinary team science to advance biomedical informatics and improve human health. Learn more here.

Wethington Awards Policy
The College of Medicine Wethington award process is administered and funded by the Dean’s office to reward and incentivize extramurally sponsored research activity in all Departments and Centers.  For more information, click here.

Bridge Funding
The purpose of bridge funding is to sustain the research programs of productive researchers during a lapse in funding. For more information, follow this link.

Financial Conflict of Interest Disclosure
Each faculty member in the College of Medicine is required to complete two financial disclosure.  Each disclosure has its own requirements.  To learn more about each disclosure, follow this link.

Research Enrichment and Collaboration Help (REACH)
REACH is a program that supports research projects that were previously submitted, but did not receive, external funding from federal, state, international, or private nonprofit entities and whose likelihood of funding on resubmission would increase with the acquisition of additional data or proof of concept. For more information, follow this link

R01 Consultant Program
The UK COM RO1 Consultant Review Program is a process that facilitates a faculty member engaging an authoritative external consultant to provide an assessment of a complete, but not yet submitted, RO1 (or equivalent) application. For more information, follow this link.

Research Space Management
Management of research-related space is an important role of the Dean’s office. To read more about how research space is managed, follow this link.