Our Research Enterprise

Our Research Enterprise

About Us

The University of Louisville Department of Pediatrics is home to a far-reaching research enterprise. In 2013, our research budget was $2.1 million. The department's composite research budget, incorporating projects throughout the university, was $6 million.

Basic science research

Basic science research relevant to children occurs in the:

Clinical research

Clinical and translational research is conducted in our:

Trainee research

Our pediatric training programs include clinical, translational or basic research training. Advanced research training also occurs through the Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute.

Collaborating throughout the university

Our faculty members collaborate on research throughout the university, working with investigators from the schools of Medicine, Arts and Sciences, Dentistry, Education and Human Development, Nursing and Public Health Information Sciences; the College of Business; Speed School of Engineering; Brandeis School of Law; and the Kent School of Social Work.