Academy for Excellence in Health Research

The AHC Academy for Excellence in Health Research is intended to serve as the highest recognition of excellence in research by AHC faculty.

Those selected have enhanced the research identity of the University of Minnesota through sustained nationally- and internationally-recognized biomedical or health-related research in their field.

Since 2003, 42 faculty from the disciplines of medicine, public health, dentistry, pharmacy, and nursing have been inducted into the Academy for Excellence in Health Research. Learn more about our amazing faculty below:

2016 Inductees

  • Reuben Harris, Ph.D., Professor, Medical School
  • Dorothy Hatsukami, Ph.D., Professor, Medical School, Associate Director, Cancer Prevention and Control, Masonic Cancer Center
  • Jakub Tolar, M.D., Ph.D., Executive Vice Dean, Medical School, Distinguished McKnight Professor, Medical School, Director, Stem Cell Institute

2015 Inductees

2014 Inductees

2013 Inductees

2012 Inductees

2011 Inductees

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2005 Inductees

2004 Inductees

2003 Inductees