Leslie Grant, PhD

Associate Professor, Division of Health Policy and Management

Leslie Grant

Contact Info


Office Phone 612-624-8844

Office Address:
D384 Mayo

Mailing Address:
420 Delaware St SE
MMC 729 Mayo
Minneapolis, MN 55455

PhD, Human Development and Aging, University of California-San Francisco, 1986

MS, Health and Medical Sciences, University of California-Berkeley, 1981

MA, Architecture, University of California-Berkeley, 1978

BA, Architecture, University of California-Berkeley, 1975


My research specialties include environmental design for seniors; financing, organization, and delivery of long-term care; and environment assessment and program evaluation. My current research interests include organizational innovation and quality improvement in long-term care and the use of telehealth services.


Aging, chronic diseases, innovation, telehealth, environmental design, organizational performance, leadership, culture change, dementia care, fall risk mitigation

Awards & Recognition

  • Member, Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health




Teaching Areas

I teach courses in long-term care, health policy, health care ethics, and applied problem-solving in health care organizations.


  • Collapse section PUBH 7581 - Supports and Services for Long Term Care PubH 7581, Supports and Services for Long Term Care
  • Collapse section PUBH 7582 - Practicum in Long-Term Care Administration PubH 7582, Practicum in Long-Term Care Administration
  • Collapse section PUBH 7590 - Gerontology for Healthcare Managers PubH 7590, Gerontology for Healthcare Managers


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