Programs & Researchers

Alzheimer’s Disease & Memory Disorders

Unlocking causes and prevention methods for Alzheimer’s Disease At the Feinstein Institute, we are committed to uncovering new ways to detect and treat Alzheimer’s disease – a condition that has the potential to nearly triple by 2050, as a large portion of the population will be over the age of 65. Our researchers in the... read more
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Autoimmune, Musculoskeletal and Hematopoietic Diseases

Defending the body against autoimmune-related tissue damage Our immune system is a complex set of cells and tissues that protect the body from invaders such as viruses or bacteria. Sometimes, however, this system goes awry and mistakes our own cells as invaders and repeatedly attacks them— this is called autoimmunity. Researchers in the Feinstein Institute’s... read more
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Bioelectronic Medicine & Biomedical Science

Bioelectronic medicine uses nerve-stimulating technologies to regulate the molecular targets underlying a wide variety of diseases, conditions and injuries.
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Genomics & Human Genetics

Our findings in genetics and genomics are leading to new understandings of myriad diseases and human states.
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Immunology & Inflammation

Our investigators research the immune and inflammatory systems that protect us against infections and environmental hazards.
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All Research Areas

Click here to learn more about all our research areas at the Feinstein Institute.
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Molecular innovation

Leading the discovery and development of novel therapeutics We lead the discovery and development of novel therapeutics, which improves the lives of patients suffering from a variety of conditions including lupus, arthritis, diabetes, Alzheimer’s disease and sepsis. We integrate innovative approaches in target discovery with medicinal chemistry to generate small organic compounds and potential drugs. Our new drug candidates and repurposed existing... read more
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Neuroscience

Feinstein scientists conduct groundbreaking research on diseases of the nervous system for new discoveries and therapies.
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Oncology Research

Discovering new paths shape the delivery of cancer treatments Cancer is among the leading cause of death worldwide. We have four centers dedicated to the most vital areas of cancer research – clinical trials, basic research and translational research – in order to better understand cancer, and to find new paths for shaping and delivering... read more
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Health Innovation and Outcomes Research

Improving patient care, population health, and quality of healthcare through a coordinated focus on scientific discovery and assessments of outcomes and delivery.
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Pediatric Research

Combating Childhood diseases and conditions Our goal is to explore the diseases and conditions that affect children and adolescents, to examine the conditions under which they occur, and to identify the barriers that limit provision of the highest quality care to all children. To achieve this goal, we conduct basic and translational investigation, including clinical... read more
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Psychiatric Neuroscience

Advancing the diagnosis and treatment of behavioral health conditions We study behavioral health to identify causes, triggers, markers and treatments for bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders. We make advances in these illnesses by combining different perspectives in a multi-disciplinary research approach with the latest brain imaging technologies. The results of our research have... read more
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Research Informatics and Innovation

Leveraging electronic data and software applications to augment medical research Our team is comprised of researchers and IT professionals who use electronic data, software applications and IT technologies to support and conduct research, education and improved clinical care. As part of this effort, we work with researchers and health care professionals to develop software applications... read more
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Our Researchers

Meet our creative thinkers – the scientists and investigators at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research.
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