Organization profile

Organization profile

The Provost's Grand Challenges Research Initiative is a campuswide effort to advance the research goals of the Twin Cities campus Strategic Plan. It builds on the recommendations of the Provost's Grand Challenges Research Strategies Team, which engaged the campus community in identifying five Grand Challenges research areas where the University is especially positioned for great impact.

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Paratuberculosis Medicine & Life Sciences
Mycobacterium avium Medicine & Life Sciences
Mycobacterium tuberculosis Medicine & Life Sciences
Genetic Counseling Medicine & Life Sciences
Withholding Treatment Medicine & Life Sciences
amnesty Social Sciences
Heterosexuality Medicine & Life Sciences
Mutation Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2017 2021

Grand Challenges Research Awards: Phase 3


Project: Grand Challenges

Grand Challenges Research Awards: Phase 2


Project: Grand Challenges

Grand Challenges Research Awards: Phase 1


Project: Grand Challenges

Research Output 1981 2019

Beyond medical actionability: Public perceptions of important actions in response to hypothetical genetic testing results

Seiffert, D. J., Veach, P. M., LeRoy, B. S., Guan, W. & Zierhut, H., Apr 1 2019, In : Journal of Genetic Counseling. 28, 2, p. 355-366 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genetic Testing
Macular Degeneration
1 Citation (Scopus)

Developing a Measure of Spanish Phonological Awareness for Preschool Age Children: Spanish Individual Growth and Development Indicators

Wackerle-Hollman, A. K., Durán, L., Brunner, S., Palma, J., Kohlmeier, T. & Rodriguez, M. C., Jan 2 2019, In : Educational Assessment. 24, 1, p. 33-56 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

preschool age
Spanish language
Land use
Carbon dioxide
carbon dioxide
Decision trees