Research Core Facilities and Departmental Shared Equipment resources are part of the research infrastructure and are located across the institution.
Bringing a public health perspective to our medical environment and identifying strategies to enhance public health and prevent disease through teaching, research and community outreach initiatives.
Explore the current collaborative and faculty research being conducted at Wake Forest School of Medicine.
Wake Forest School of Medicine conducts a variety of clinical trials through the BeInvolved program.
Dean's Research Symposia Series - Video series featuring our Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center investigators sharing bold thinking, latest discoveries and their passion to improve health.
Equity, Diversity and Community
At Wake Forest Baptist Health, diversity has always been one of our core values. Learn more about how we are taking action for change.
Dig deeper into our culture of research and education by exploring some of our latest stories and features.
Wake Forest demonstrates how a health care system can more quickly turn research outcomes into patient care with a new blood pressure measurement protocol that may help prevent strokes and cardiovascular events.
Creating a national network that focuses on operational innovation, excellence and collaboration and will leverage the expertise and resources of the CTSA Program.
As COVID-19 vaccines are introduced to the public, a few of our biostatistics experts explain the basic design of a vaccine trial and how we determine whether a vaccine is safe.
Wake Forest School of Medicine researchers are contributing to the development of powerful new data networks that will provide important new information in the quest to conquer COVID-19.
Wake Forest School of Medicine will serve as one of six sites nationally for the study Empowering the Participant Voice: Collaborative Infrastructure and Validated Tools for Collecting Participant Feedback to Improve the Clinical Research Enterprise.
How do we create a better mask? Philip Brown, PhD, assistant professor of Biomedical Engineering at Wake Forest School of Medicine is looking to do just that.
Learn about data research studies and how advanced computing gives us a head start in addressing unanswered questions about the characteristics of COVID-19 and the methodologies of treating it.
Wake Forest School of Medicine's cancer biology research team works to move cancer research forward, from cell culture to experimental animal models to human patients.
Wake Forest researchers are collaborating across the organization to combat the opioid crisis by investing in a range of programs and continuing rigorous research.
Researchers test noninvasive brainwave technology to see if it would help military veterans who report experiencing symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder.
Scientists create micro-sized 3D organ structures on chip to test how organ systems react to aid drug development process.
New accreditations recognize our innovative use of simulations to equip the next generation of health professionals.
In 2018, Wake Forest School of Medicine launched the Kennedy-Hopkins Scholars Mentor Program to improve the experiences of underrepresented minority residents and fellows through mentorship.
Health care is only becoming more complex; requiring leaders of all kinds. Learn why Wake Forest initiated two new master’s degrees to develop individuals to lead health care organizations and clinical research programs.
Bret Nicks, MD, former chief medical officer of Wake Forest Baptist Health, Davie, and program director of our Master's in Healthcare Leadership, shares leadership lessons learned during the initial response to COVID-19.
Learn about the various ways Wake Forest School of Medicine partners with hospitals around the world to bring health care to underserved and developing countries, giving faculty and students opportunities to broaden their horizons and skill sets.
Two MD students plan and launch service projects to help address unmet health needs in their communities
Benefits of whole body donation go beyond anatomy lab to support educational needs and to enable experienced health care providers to learn and practice clinical skills and procedures
New initiative delivers learning for a lifetime to alumni
Procedural knowledge, interprofessional education and an entrepreneurial academic environment combine to create stellar learning culture throughout the school
Edgar Marks, MD, was one of the first graduates of Wake Forest School of Medicine after it moved to Winston-Salem in 1941.
Two Wake Forest School of Medicine graduates discuss their experiences participating in an emergency medical services elective course.
Hear straight from Cliff Gonzales, PhD, CRNA, why he is passionate about educating the next generation of nurse anesthetists and how his hobbies keep him centered.
Amber Brooks, MD, may be an anesthesiologist by training but she’s also an educator, an advocate, a researcher, a mentor and a justice seeker. Discover how this dynamic woman is blending her passion for health care equality with her personal and professional goals.
Wake Forest School of Medicine grad Matt Russell, PA-C, shares his experiences working at the epicenter of New York City's first wave of the novel coronavirus.
Wayne Meredith, MD, FACS, MCCM, takes the reins as the 101st president of the American College of Surgeons.
Miranda Orr, PhD, strives to improve the quality of life of all older adults by finding effective strategies that delay, prevent or treat Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias
Aarti Sarwal, MD, a researcher, clinician and educator, has a passion for dancing and collaborating with her colleagues, which helps her have a greater impact on future clinicians.
When Rebecca Wells, MD, MPH, started medical school she thought she wanted to be a pediatrician, but a curiosity about the mind-body connection ultimately led her in a different direction.
Michael Rieker, DNP, FAAN, has been inspiring and leading our nursing graduates for over 15 years, elevating our Wake Anesthesia program to be among the top ten in the nation, launching a new online DNP program and establishing the Department of Academic Nursing.
Joey Skelton, MD, a researcher, clinician and educator, has a passion for food and keeping children healthy, leading to groundbreaking work in pediatric obesity.
Jamy Ard, MD, helps people lose weight and improve their health in the clinic and through his research.
As an award-winning researcher, Pam Duncan, professor of neurology, has been a trailblazer for improving stroke survivor outcomes.
Chris Miles, MD, a researcher, clinician and educator at Wake Forest School of Medicine, has a passion for the medicine of exercise, leading to groundbreaking work to make sports safer.
Atrium Health and Wake Forest Baptist Health Combine, Create Next-Generation Academic Health System
Wake Forest Baptist Health Receives Grant to Improve Access to Cancer Clinical Trials for Underserved, Rural Populations