George Mason University is Virginia’s largest public university and the country’s fastest growing research university. Located near Washington, D.C., Mason enrolls 39,000 students from 130 countries and all 50 states. Mason has grown rapidly over the past half century and is recognized for its innovation and entrepreneurship, remarkable diversity, and commitment to accessibility.
The Institute for Biohealth Innovation (IBI) at Mason bridges faculty and students from 34 disciplines to promote progress and share innovation with the goal of enhancing health and wellbeing through new ideas to predict, prevent, treat, and eradicate disease. Our portfolio consists of major research thrusts including cancer, infectious diseases, brain and behavior, injury and performance, reproductive and family health, cardiovascular and metabolic health, digital health and informatics, and policy and economics. The IBI connects Mason researchers with potential collaborators, both within the university and externally, to take on some of biohealth’s biggest challenges.