10,000 families study logo10,000 Families will find out just how far the apple falls from the tree.

The 10,000 Families Study seeks to understand how genetics, the environment and shared habits contribute to health and disease. Our goal is to enroll 10,000 families* with children, their parents, siblings, and grandparents.

*Includes adoptive children, step relatives, and other family members regardless of their age.

You are invited to participate in our study.

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March 23, 2020
Online activities for the 10,000 Families Study continue as normal!

Regarding Health Visits:
The 10,000 Families Study has suspended in-person research activities due to the COVID-19

Health Visits will be scheduled again after the situation is under control!


KSTP Story from 2018 MN State Fair