About Us

The Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP; "SID-wrap") is a global leader in addressing public health preparedness and emerging infectious disease response. Founded in 2001, CIDRAP is part of the Office of the Vice President for Research at the University of Minnesota.

Included below are links to information about CIDRAP's staff and mission, as well as how to contact us. You may also be interested in learning about our ongoing programs.

To learn about the latest research and happenings at CIDRAP visit Inside CIDRAP.


CIDRAP Staff, January 2015

CIDRAP Staff, January 2015


Meet our staff of experienced public health professionals.


Learn about CIDRAP’s mission, guiding principles, and how we deliver on our mission.

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