Translating innovative research into extraordinary care

AuroraResearch Institute

Developing Leading-Edge Care

Our researchers’ contributions toward improving care and outcomes are ushering in new ways of treating medical problems. Best of all, we’re improving the lives of the people we serve.

Make a Donation

Your donation can help fund critical research.

Exceptional Care for Clinical Trial Participants

Our expertise helps clinical trial participants have a safe experience. We also provide one-on-one support from clinical research coordinators.

World-Class Research Right Here in Wisconsin

Discoveries That Make Brighter Futures

Our specialized research brings together world-class expertise, extraordinary scientific resources and advanced technologies.

Cardiovascular Research

Our history of groundbreaking research dates back to the late 1960s. And we continue to lead the field in finding more effective ways of treating cardiovascular disease. 

Cancer Research

Research at Aurora includes clinical trials that are improving quality of life and restoring a sense of wellness in people with cancer.

Neuroscience Research

Aurora is home to first-in-the-world technologies that are helping safely access brain tumors that were previously thought inoperable.

Specialized Research Programs & Labs

Aurora is home to programs that combine uncommon expertise and scientific resources. Our mission: advancing medical discovery in key areas like cancer, cardiovascular disease and brain tumors. Much of our research takes place in labs with state-of-the-art imaging equipment, including a high-magnification (confocal) microscope.

About Us

We are scientists, researchers and doctors working toward answers to today’s toughest research questions.

We help researchers focus on what they do best while upholding Aurora’s high standards for quality and ethical patient-centered  research.

Support Servicesfor Researchers

How to Participate

Find out more about ways to participate in research.

Become a Research Sponsor

You can sponsor original research or clinical trials.

Collaborate With Aurora

Bring our expertise and data to your research program.

Publications

Advancing medical knowledge through our very own journal.