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  • The Blue Ridge Academic Health Group studies and reports on issues of fundamental importance to improving our health care system, with special focus on the role of the academic health center (AHC).
  • Current co-chairs of the Blue Ridge Academic Health Group include Jonathan S. Lewin and Jeffrey R. Balser.

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Report 25 | Spring 2022
Financially Sustaining the Academic Enterprise

Academic Health Centers are the backbone of health and health care innovation in the US, in addition to their fundamental mission of educating the next generation of clinicians and researchers. The AHC research enterprise always requires financial support from many sources, even when researchers receive funding from federal, private and philanthropic efforts.


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