- Enhance research capacity in AIID by:
- Targeted recruitment of new faculty and endowed chairs
- creation of core facilities
- competitive synergy seed funding
- develop focus research groups for targeted funding
- Develop a community of scholars facilitated by social synergy events, journal clubs, lecture series and research symposia.
- Promote horizontal (interdisciplinary) and vertical (translational) integration of research and researchers
- Organize think-tank sessions and a 5-year “road map” for implementation