About Us



CAARN was funded through an NIH grant, with additional support from the UW-Madison Institute for Clinical and Translational Research and the School of Medicine and Public Health.


NIH funding helped CAARN expand to better serve African American communities and to add health care system partners with a focus on improving health for those with multiple chronic conditions.

Funding to Date

Funds for CAARN-facilitated research projects include:

$19,772,198 in extramural Funding

$3,014,226 in intramural Funding

34 projects have been funded

Partners to Date

46 Principal Investigators have been funded in connection with CAARN.

50 Community Partners have participated in CAARN projects.

Counties to Date

55 counties across Wisconsin

Blue Counties have participated in CAARN projects

Orange Counties have proposed projects