Health research strategies emerge from close collaboration with the medical, clinical, and wellness communities who help identify the most pressing problems, and help ensure that what is invented in the lab translates into realworld, high-priority applications. 

Research Departments

Research Areas

  • Biomechanics
  • Sleep disorders
  • Balance studies
  • Vascular biomaterials
  • Tissue engineering
  • Biochemistry
  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • Biomaterials
  • Biomedical imaging and detection
  • Biotherapeutic manufacturing
  • Genomic Surveillance (MI-SAPPHIRE genomic sequencing/surveillance)
  • Tick Talk Dashboard (monitoring tick populations in Michigan's Upper Peninsula and nearby regions and conducting comprehensive analyses)