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Welcome to Allina Research Administration


Allina Research Administration is comprised of two areas:

  • Human Research Protection Program

  • Sponsored Project Administration

  • Research Administration assists researchers in meeting regulatory obligations in the areas of human research protections, HIPAA privacy in research, research billing, and the financial management of grants and contracts.

    Allina Health Research Administration
    Mailing Address:
    Mail Route 10105
    PO Box 43
    Minneapolis, MN 55440-0043

    Office Location:
    The Commons at Midtown Exchange
    Mail Route 10105
    2925 Chicago Avenue
    Minneapolis, MN 55407-1321


    Human Research Protection Program

    The mission of the Human Research Protection Program (HRPP), and its Institutional Review Boards (IRBs), is to protect the rights and welfare of subjects who participate in human subjects research conducted in Allina Health facilities or by Allina Health employees or agents. Allina Health's designated IRBs carry out this mission by providing review and ongoing oversight of human subjects research. Read more …

    Sponsored Projects Administration

    Sponsored Projects Administration is responsible for Allina Health's Research Billing Compliance Program, the financial management of the government grants and other sponsored project funds award to Allina Health. Read more...

    New to Research at Allina Health?

    Your project may require prior approval.
    All research conducted at an Allina Health facility and/or by Allina Health employees or agents must follow applicable policies and procedures. Research must have prior approval from the Institutional Review Board and/or Sponsored Projects Administration. Find out if your project needs IRB and/or SPA approval.


    Helpful Links

    IRB Forms

    IRB Calendar

    IRB Submission Checklists

    The Research Consent Process - A Guide for Researchers

    HIPAA Research Requirements

    SPA- FAQs

    Research Administration Contact List