Our home: 225 Warren Street, Newark, NJ

PHRI Directors

Education: weekly lectures and graduate teaching

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The ICPH building, inside and out

Our scientists: engaged in multidisciplinary studies

PHRI contribution to today's tuberculosis diagnostics

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Welcome to PHRI

As today’s biomedical advances occur at a dizzying pace, the Public Health Research Institute, a center of the Institute for Infectious & Inflammatory Diseases (i3D) at New Jersey Medical School, 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.

PHRI NEWS & EVENTS


02-14-24  On February 13, Rutgers Health Climate Action Group presented the  My Green Lab Certification Program. To read more, visit climateaction.rutgers.edu.

02-07-24  Postdoctoral Fellow or Research Associate position in Tuberculosis.  Visit Open Positions.

12-15-23  Congratulations to Dr. Fred Russell Kramer for earning the distinction of “Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors-2023”, which is the highest professional distinction awarded solely to inventors.  To read more, visit www.rutgers.edu.

12-08-23  On December 6th and 7th, members of the PHRI community displayed their artwork during the 2023 PHRI Art Show. To see an overview of the artwork, please visit the PHRI Art Show page.

12-05-23  Postdoctoral position available in Trypanosoma brucei antigenic variation research.  Visit Open Positions.

 


For faculty, postdoctoral and staff opportunities at PHRI, visit Open Positions.

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.