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    Research Resource Centers

    Cardiovascular Research Institute
    The mission of CVRI is to advance cardiovascular medicine by developing an internationally recognized center of excellence for research.

    Center for Clinical and Translational Research
    The R-CENTER Web Portal serves as a point of access for investigators, students, faculty, and staff across MSM to access information, resources, and data.

    National Center for Primary Care
    The mission of the NCPC is to promote excellence in community-oriented primary health care and optimal health outcomes for all Americans.

    Atlanta Clinical & Translational Science Institutes (ACTSI)
    Through ethical community engagement the collaborative partners of the ACTSI rapidly & efficiently translate scientific discoveries to impact all populations.

    Neuroscience Institute (NI)
    The mission of the NI is to create a supportive and challenging environment for investigation of the functional organization of the nervous system.

    Clinical Research Center (CRC)
    The Clinical Research Center (CRC) provides the infrastructure necessary for our institution’s faculty to conduct clinical research.
    PRC Prevention Research Center (PRC)
    The goal of the PRC is to achieve local and national health objectives focused on gaining knowledge about solving the nation's obstinate health problems.

    Research Centers in Minority Institutions Program (RCMI)
    Major support for the biomedical research infrastructure of MSM is received through the RCMI Program, sponsored by the National Institute on Minority Health and Disparities.

    Center of Excellence on Health Disparities
    CEHD was formed in 2002 to serve as a national resource for the reduction and ultimate elimination of health disparities.


    Center for Laboratory Animals Resources (CLAR)
    Our purpose is to provide animal care services to all research faculty and staff affiliated with any one of the member institutions of the Atlanta University Center.

    Satcher Health Leadership Institute (SHLI)
    Our mission is to develop a diverse group of public health leaders and influence policies and practices toward the reduction and elimination of disparities in health.

    Transdisciplinary Center on Health Equity Policy Research
    Transdisciplinary Center on Health Equity Policy Research seeks to inform policy decisions through innovative research and scientific evidence aimed at eliminating health disparities funded by the National Institute of Health’s National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities .