About Us

One of the largest medical research and education centers in the Midwest, HealthPartners Institute helps transform health care in our region and across the nation.

As part of HealthPartners integrated care system, the Institute uses research and education to advance the Triple Aim of improving health, experience and affordability for our members, patients and community.

HealthPartners Institute conducts health services, survey-based, behavioral intervention, clinical and basic science research with collaborators within HealthPartners and around the world. Our research strengths include: 

  • Child and maternal health
  • Chronic disease/diabetes
  • Clinical research
  • Critical care
  • Health economics
  • Mental health
  • Neurosciences/Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease
  • Oncology
  • Oral health/dentistry

HealthPartners Institute develops and delivers comprehensive graduate medical education, clinician and patient education programs and materials. Our staff includes educators, writers, simulation experts, dietitians, nurses and librarians. Our education areas include:

  • Clinical quality education
  • Clinical simulation
  • Continuing medical education
  • Graduate and undergraduate clinical education experiences
  • International Diabetes Center patient services and professional training/consulting
  • Maintenance of Certification
  • Medical and patient libraries
  • Nutrition visits with patients
  • Patient education consultation, classes and content development