Research Toolkit

Share Results and Disseminate Research Findings

Commercialization

Office for Technology Commercialization (OTC)
Unit within the Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) that oversees all aspects of the technology commercialization process at the University of Minnesota, and bridges the gap between the lab and the marketplace. Report inventions to OTC (required for new technologies). 

Communications and public relations

Academic Health Center Communications
Can help you raise awareness around your research in the news media and other outlets, and get the word out about your findings and analysis.

Diverse Community Media Directory 
This directory was created by the Minnesota Department of Health.

University of Minnesota Government and Community Relations
The objective of the Office of Government and Community Relations is to advance the interests of the University in St. Paul, in Washington, D.C., and among community partners and neighbors.

Data archiving and preservation

Digital Conservancy
Resource managed by University of Minnesota Libraries that provides long-term digital preservation and open access to institutional digital resources, including research data.

Imaging

University Imaging Centers (UIC)
Provides services and support to visually present findings, such as poster printinglaptop, projector, and camera reservations; and CD/DVD duplication.

Public policy

Office for Public Engagement
The Office for Public Engagement works with University academic programs and engagement units on all five campuses to build capacity to produce high-quality public engagement programs and initiatives.

Minnesota Public Health Research to Action Network

Evidence for Informed Policies Network (EVIPNet) 
Part of the World Health Organization (WHO), this network promotes the use of health research evidence in policy-making.

Online tools and sharing

Practice-Based Research Networks (PBRNs) Research Portal
Enables primary care practitioners to share outcomes and participate in discussions.

The Dataverse Network
An open source application to publish, share, reference, extract, and analyze research data.

tranSMART
A data sharing and analytics platform for translational research that features a search tool that allows you to filter for biomarkers, diseases, genes, and gene signatures.

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