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Minneapolis VA Health Care System



photos of researchers in the lab 

The Minneapolis VA Health Care System hosts one of the largest and most active research programs in the VA health care system. There are currently over 150 investigators conducting more than 500 research projects, with funding from the NIH, VA, foundations--including the Minnesota Veterans Medical Research and Education Foundation, and industry. The research program is affiliated with the University of Minnesota.

Major Research Centers at the Minneapolis VA include:


In the News


Welcome to the updated Minneapolis Research website. The updated layout of the Research website should better serve all of our stakeholders: Veterans seeking to participate in a research study, new research staff getting started at the VA, and our current researchers and staff.

Click here to read more about the new website features.



Read about what's happening nationally in VA research at VA Research Currents




Excellence Through Learning, Discovery and Best Practices"

This video explores the research and education programs at the Minneapolis VA Healthcare System