Grants & Research

The Consortium also has a long history of helping and consulting with investigators at the University of Minnesota and other institutions on interdisciplinary and multi-institutional grant proposals. We welcome this opportunity to further research and collaboration. Please see selected grant proposals aided by the Consortium.

The Consortium competes for grants to originate leading work on the societal implications of biomedicine and the life sciences. We thank the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and its National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and National Cancer Institute (NCI), the National Science Foundation (NSF), the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Robina LaPPS Research Funding, MacArthur Foundation Law and Neuroscience Project, and The Greenwall Foundation for supporting our research.


Evans BJ. Commentary: HIPAA’s Individual Right of Access to Genomic Data: Reconciling Safety and Civil Rights. The American Journal of Human Genetics 2018;102:05-10. PDF icon Download PDF (190 KB)
Evans BJ. Letter to the Editor: Response to Dreyfus and Sobel. The American Journal of Human Genetics 2018;103:166-168.
Hutchinson T. Letter from the Editor. Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 2018;46(1):01. PDF icon Download PDF (76.4 KB)
Morgan TM. Genomic Screening: The Mutation and the Mustard Seed. Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 2018;46(2):541-546.

Research Awards

The Consortium provides funding for intramural projects related to the societal implications of problems in health, environment, and the life sciences.

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