The New York City Metro Region is a leader in intellectual assets.
Research and Medical Centers
There are 9 major academic research institutions, 26 additional research institutions and medical centers and 58 hospitals.
NYC was the 2nd largest recipient of NIH funding from 1999 through 2008.
Science Award Recipients
The NYC Metro Region has the second largest concentration of Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators. Local institutions have produced more National Medal of Science recipients than any metro area in the country.
Medical Schools in NY train approximately 11% of the nation’s medical students and 15% of its residents
Worldwide HQ for Pharma
60% of the nation’s pharmaceutical industry is located in the immediate vicinity of New York City.
AMDeC Bioscience Network
Provides a guide to biomedical research at leading New York academic institutions.