Public Health Initiatives and Operations

We build a foundation of public health that supports the department’s strategic goals.

What we do

Our areas of focus include:

  • Epidemiology, Research and Evaluation 
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health
  • Opioid Prevention
  • Contracts and Grants Administration
  • Public Health Accreditation
  • Permits
  • Health Equity
  • Administrative Services
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Contact us

Minneapolis Health Department




Public Service Building
505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 520
Minneapolis, MN 55415