Research & Clinical Trials
Value of academic medicine
A national model for academic- and community-based collaboration
The intense collaboration between the University of Minnesota and our clinical partners ensures that our research and teaching techniques stay focused on patient care, directly working to improve outcomes and quality of life.
Our researchers and staff are known for their work in the fields of diabetes, infectious diseases, brain sciences, cancer, stem cell biology, bone marrow transplants, cardiovascular disorders, and other research strengths.
Our faculty physicians are driven to deliver patient satisfaction, clinical innovation, basic and translational research, and scholarship through academic medicine. Their innovative treatments and discoveries have made a worldwide impact and benefited the lives of people here in Minnesota—and beyond—for more than 125 years.