Health Partners Riverside Clinic

Minneapolis, MN


Clinical Research Site Address (where participants are seen)
2220 Riverside Ave
RI Research Dept
Minneapolis, MN 55454

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If you are a participant and need to get in touch with us please call: 612-341-1950

Chhavi ChadhaSite Principal Investigator – Chhavi Chadha, MD Dr. Chadha received  her M.D. degree from Loma Linda University California.  After completing  her Fellowship in Endocrinology at the University of Minnesota , she joined the staff in the Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism  at Health Partners  where she has been active in clinical care, research and teaching related to the prevention and treatment of diabetes mellitus.  As an active clinical research investigator at the Health Partners Institute for Education and Research , and board certified physician in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, she is the principal investigator for this project investigating the role of vitamin D in  prevention of diabetes in high risk populations.


Shelly CookSite Research Coordinator – Shelly Cook, RN | Shelly received her BSN from the University of North Dakota College of Nursing.   She began working in the research department in 2006.  Since that time, Shelly has worked as a site coordinator for lipid and diabetes studies.  Prior to joining the research team at HealthPartners, she spent many years in nursing leadership and management roles within the organization.



Luanne WelchSite Research Coordinator – Luanne Welch, RN | Luanne received her Associate Degree in Nursing  from Minneapolis Community College. She began working in the research department in May 2014 with the D2d study. Prior to joining the research team at HealthPartners, she worked as a Research Coordinator/ Nurse for 15 years at the University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology in osteoporosis and hormonal studies.