Our Research

MedStar Health Research Institute provides scientific, administrative and regulatory support for research programs throughout MedStar Health. These programs complement the key clinical services and teaching programs in all nine hospitals in the MedStar Health system and the communities we serve.

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Research Areas

MHRI Resarch Areas

The MedStar Health Research Institute (MHRI) has more than 150 active scientists and investigators, who conduct high quality translational and health sciences research.

Principal Investigators

The MedStar Health Research Institute (MHRI) supports many research centers that conduct basic and translational research across the MedStar Health system.

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Many of the treatments that are used today have been greatly improved due to clinical studies. To fully understand health and disease, we must discover and develop treatments and medicines that help fight disease in new ways.

Institutional Review Board

The IRBs assure that all human research conducted under the auspices of MedStar Health are ethically and methodologically sound as required under public law and, most importantly, as expected by the public trust.


Wherever you look throughout the MedStar Health system, you're likely to find the highly qualified scientists and investigators of the MedStar Health Research Institute conducting leading edge medical research.