Research in Child Health Dinner Forum

This dinner forum is designed for pediatric research leaders, practitioners, and community-based partners interested in working collaboratively on research to improve the health of Minnesota's children. Co-sponsored by Children's Minnesota and the U of M's CTSI. Deadline to RSVP is November 29, 2018.


MnOPT Training Program Annoucement

The Minnesota Obesity Prevention Training (MnOPT) Program is recruiting for one postdoctoral position that will begin on or after May 1, 2019. Application deadline: 4 p.m., Thursday, January 31, 2019.

Reserve research space now for the 2019 Minnesota State Fair

The Driven to Discover Research Facility helps recruit hundreds of participants within days at the State Fair. It is open to faculty, staff, or students for on-the-spot research. In 2018, over 21,000 fairgoers enrolled in studies. Funding is available for eligible cancer & pediatric studies. Applications are due January 22, 2019.

Learn more and apply today

Global Health Case Competition

Hosted by the Center for Global Health and Social Responsibility each January, this annual competition brings together graduate, undergraduate students, and coaches from multiple disciplines to propose solutions to global health challenges

Learn more about coaching or competing

Finding Good Food Close to Home

School of Public Health partners with Minneapolis on ground-breaking legislation to bring healthy foods to communities.

Developing an Anti-Racism Medical School Curriculum

Rachel Hardeman (School of Public Health) tested a methodology called Public Health Critical Race Praxis that helps researchers remain attentive to issues of equity in their work.


New to the AHC?

Welcome! You'll likely have a lot of questions as you start your new job at the Academic Health Center (AHC).

We've compiled a list of resources to help before and after your arrival.

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Aerial view of the University of Minnesota campus and downtown Minneapolis overlooking the Mississippi RiverAbout the Academic Health Center

The University of Minnesota Academic Health Center (AHC) is one of the most comprehensive in the nation. The AHC includes six schools and colleges, several interdisciplinary centers and programs, and operations and support units, known as the AHC shared services.

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