Centers and Institutes

Health Sciences
Antimicrobial Discovery Center
Director: Kim Lewis, University Distinguished Professor The mission of the Center is to translate basic science discoveries into novel antimicrobial…
Barnett Institute of Chemical and Biological Analysis
Director: Michael Pollastri, Interim Director An internationally recognized center for advanced interdisciplinary research and training in analytical chemistry and biotechnology,…
Center for Community Health Education, Research and Service (CCHERS)
Director: Elmer R. Freeman, PhD of Law, Policy, and Sociology The Center for Community Health Education Research and Service, Inc.…
Center for Health Policy and Healthcare Research
Director: Gary Young The Northeastern University Center for Health Policy and Healthcare Research was created to foster interdisciplinary research and…
Center for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology and Nanomedicine
Director: Vladmir P. Torchilin, Distinguished Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences The Center for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology and Nanomedicine is a recently organized…
Center for Public Interest Advocacy and Collaboration (CPIAC)
Director: Lucy Williams, Professor of Law With Professor Lucy Williams at the helm, the Center for Public Interest Advocacy and…
Center for Translational NeuroImaging (CTNI)
Director: Craig Ferris, Professor of Psychology and Pharmaceutical Sciences The Center for Translational NeuroImaging (CTNI) is located on Northeastern University’s…
Institute for Health Equity and Social Justice Research
Director: Alisa Lincoln The Institute on Urban Health Research (IUHR) is devoted to research and its practical application in an…
National Education and Research Center for Outcomes Assessment in Health Care (NERCOA)
Director: Judith Barr The mission of NERCOA is to link research, education, and practice in patient-based outcome assessment. The center…
New England Healthcare Systems Engineering Partnership (NEHCEP)
Director: James C. Benneyan, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering The overall vision of the New England Healthcare Engineering Partnership…
Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
Director: Dick Daynard, Professor of Law PHAI is an interdisciplinary research and advocacy institute created by the Northeastern University School…
Puerto Rico Testsite for Exploring Contamination Threats (PROTECT)
Director: Akram Alshawabkeh, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering; José F. Cordero, Dean of the Graduate School of Public Health…
Social Science Environmental Health Research Institute
Director: Phil Brown, University Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Health Sciences. Conceptualizing, studying, and addressing environmental health problems such as…
Sport in Society
Director: Dan Lebowitz Sport in Society educates and supports emerging leaders and organizations within sport with the awareness, knowledge and…