Research and Education: Overview


Accelerating innovation, learning and improvements in health

Park Nicollet Institute is the research and education division of Park Nicollet. It includes Park Nicollet International Diabetes Center, Office of Continuing Medical Education, patient education, research and Arneson Methodist Library. Our mission is to care for and support the health, healing and learning of those we serve through excellence in research and education. More than 200 Institute employees in a variety of disciplines advance this mission. Our researchers, clinicians, statisticians, educators and others work at Park Nicollet and in the national and international medical communities to improve the quality of care and the Patient and Family Experience. 

For more than 50 years, Park Nicollet Institute has successfully taken a systematic approach to promoting education, research and innovation and rapidly translating knowledge into high-quality, effective healthcare.