Resources & Facilities

The University of Rochester School of Nursing provides unparalleled support to faculty, post-doctoral fellows, and student researchers at every stage of the process, from initial proposal development through clinical translation.

Research Support and Translation

Kitzman Center for Research Support

The Harriet J. Kitzman Center for Research Support and its faculty and staff offer comprehensive support to School of Nursing faculty, post-doctoral fellows, and students, including drafting research proposals, identifying funding sources, designing experiments, gathering and analyzing data, and connecting with expert collaborators across the university.

The Center for Research Implementation and Translation (CRIT)

The researchers and clinicians at CRIT are engaged in rigorous qualitative and quantitative studies designed to address real-world challenges in health care. Staff experts also assist School of Nursing faculty with the design and implementation of ongoing research projects.

Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI)

This NIH-funded research support center is operated by the University of Rochester Medical Center and serves researchers and clinicians across the university and the region.

Labs & Facilities

Biobehavioral Laboratory

The state-of-the-art Biobehavioral Laboratory is a BSL2 facility which provides a multidisciplinary research team with expert consultation and services for dried blood spot analysis, hair and salivary cortisol analyses, HbA1c, total cholesterol, triglycerides, interleukin-6, interleukin -1 beta, and C-reactive protein. The Behavioral Lab space includes two rooms fully equipped with audiovisual equipment for conducting focus groups, interviews, and mall group meetings.