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*Dr. Heather F. Smith, Director of Anatomical Laboratories and Professor of Anatomy, CGS, was lead author on a recent study on forelimb adaptations in African wild dogs. The study was highlighted in an author interview and journal blog post, and reported upon by Reuters news. Other members of the research team include Ari Grossman (Professor, Anatomy, CGS), Brent Adrian (Senior Research Specialist, Anatomy, CGS), Rahul Koshy (AZCOM 2022), and Ryan Alwiel (CVM 2022).
Author video interview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEyDs_JzdE8
*Call for Research Proposals: Improving Health Care Delivery and Reducing Health Care Disparities in Underserved Minority Communities
Learn about Midwestern University's Strategic Plan for Research.
The strategic objective of Midwestern University's Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) is to support University research priorities and meet research challenges in service to Midwestern University faculty, staff and students through clear communication, expertise and integrity.
The ORSP is responsible for providing research assistance to the Midwestern University community by serving as the pre- and post-award research office, which includes identifying funding sources, assisting in proposal budget preparation, reviewing and endorsing proposals, negotiating contracts and a variety of agreements, interpreting guidelines and promoting compliance with agency and University policies. We are responsible for providing all colleges with intramural funds as well as funds for Multidisciplinary Awards, One Health Awards
The ORSP is dedicated to facilitating the research and research-related programs of faculty, administration, students
For Research inquiries regarding our Illinois campus, contact the ORSP at 630/515-7455.