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Our home: 225 Warren Street, Newark, NJ

Our Faculty

Our imaging resources

An Indian celebration: Diwali 2017

Education: weekly lectures and graduate teaching

The mass spectrometry laboratory

5,000 square feet of BSL3 laboratories and vivarium facilities

No research can be conducted without support

The ICPH building, inside and out

Our scientists: engaged in multidisciplinary studies

Halloween 2018

Welcome to PHRI

As today’s biomedical advances occur at a dizzying pace, the Public Health Research Institute pursues its research mission to help eliminate the infectious diseases spreading across the planet.

Founded in 1942 in New York City by legendary Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia, PHRI has been home to seminal discoveries in biomedical sciences. Hosted in the ICPH building in Newark, NJ, since 2002, PHRI became part of the New Jersey Medical School in 2006 and joined Rutgers University in 2013.

For almost 80 years, PHRI has fostered a culture of international talent, a collaborative environment, and the mentoring of young scientists. Today, PHRI remains committed to the pursuit of excellence in research and learning.

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NEWS & EVENTS

11-06-18
The Public Health Research Institute is seeking a Director of Finance.  Visit Open Positions for more details.

11-02-18

Drs. Sanjay Tyagi and Arjun Raj were awarded a 2018 Thomas Alva Edison Award for Patents at the Council’s 39th Edison Patent Awards Ceremony on November 1.  This award was for the development of single-molecule FISH probes (commercially known as Stellaris probes) that are useful for in situ imaging mRNAs with single-molecule sensitivity.  Read more about the award ceremony at www.rdnj.org.

10-24-18
Dr. Theresa Chang was awarded a 2018 Cancer Research Grant from the Mary Kay Foundation.  The grant will help her study on women with cervical cancer and the specific immune functions.

10-11-18
Dr. Abraham Pinter has been part of an ongoing study led by The Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND) to develop a fast diagnostic test to detect tuberculosis in people infected with HIV. For details, visit www.rutgers.edu.

Welcome to PHRI

As today’s biomedical advances occur at a dizzying pace, the Public Health Research Institute pursues its research mission to help eliminate the infectious diseases spreading across the planet.

Founded in 1942 in New York City by legendary Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia, PHRI has been home to seminal discoveries in biomedical sciences. Hosted in the ICPH building in Newark, NJ, since 2002, PHRI became part of the New Jersey Medical School in 2006 and joined Rutgers University in 2013.

For almost 80 years, PHRI has fostered a culture of international talent, a collaborative environment, and the mentoring of young scientists. Today, PHRI remains committed to the pursuit of excellence in research and learning.

LEARN MORE