About the Center

Our Vision

To become an innovative and sustainable drug discovery hub at the forefront of academic translational research.

Our Mission

  • Foster a collaborative academic environment to rapidly catalyze development of differentiated, first-in-class medicines for unmet medical needs.
  • Guide translation of UA biomedical findings into fully operational drug discovery programs that can be partnered with pharma and/or attract investors to form new companies.
  • Cultivate external relationships with pharma and venture companies to build an innovative and diverse portfolio that is aligned with market demand.

Learn more about how to work with the center by reading our White Paper.