About Center for Learning Health System Sciences


  • Build a research and education LHS program of distinction

  • Decrease the time for science to successfully make it into patient care and into direct population health action
  • Seamlessly integrate research, care delivery and continous improvement to create new knowledge and directly improve care


Healthcare Innovation Program for Implementation & Evaluation (HI-PIE): Define optimal methods for studying care. HI-PIE includes a partnership with the Minnesota Evidence-Based Practice Center and a Rapid Pragmatic Evaluation Program. 

Program for Clinical AI (P4AI): Gain new knowledge around clinical AI and its effective use including best practices along its full lifecycle.

Digital Technology Innovation Program (DTI): Discover methods to design, deploy & sustain innovative digital solutions.

Practice Based Research Network (PBRN): Platform for community-engaged and facilitated practice-based research.

Value Analysis Unit: Discover opportunities for more reliable care. Provide insights to guide practice.

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