The Georgia Research Alliance achieves its goals through strategic investments at the state’s leading research universities in eminent scholars, centers of research excellence, and technology transfer programs.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is recognized as the lead federal agency for protecting the health and safety of people – at home and abroad, providing credible information to enhance the health decisions, and promoting health through strong partnerships.
The University of Georgia, a land-grant and sea-grant university with state-wide commitments and responsibilities, is the state’s flagship institution of higher education. It is also the state’s oldest, most comprehensive and most diversified institution of higher education.
Georgia Regents University, home of the Medical College of Georgia, is one of only four public comprehensive research institutions in the state of Georgia. Founded in 1828, the university includes nine colleges with nearly 10,000 students, 1,000 full-time faculty members and 5,000 staff members.
Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) was founded in 1975 as the Medical Education Program at Morehouse College. In 1981, MSM became an independently chartered institution. MSM is among the nation’s leading educators of primary care physicians and was recently recognized as the top institution among U.S. medical schools for our social mission.
Clark Atlanta University is a comprehensive, private, urban, coeducational institution of higher education with a predominantly African-American heritage. The student population consists of students from all across the country and a growing number of international students.