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Major Programs

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Several large, multi-investigator, collaborative, multidisciplinary research grants, such as NIH-supported Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) and Specialized Centers, grants are part of the HBC structure. These centers have focused their resources in the area of training new faculty on how to compete for research grants, how to set up their laboratories, and how to establish collaborations across disciplines. They are:


One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times
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