Recognize members of our Medical School community for their outstanding work by nominating a faculty member, peer, student or mentor for Medical School awards and scholarships. Deadline: February 1.

Our mission is to provide innovative education and training, research that advances medicine, and clinical care that improves the lives of our patients. 


Mayo Auditorium: February 1, 4:30- 6:30 p.m.

Established to fund life-saving cancer research at the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, Chainbreaker

McNamara Alumni Center: January 25, 7:30 a.m.

At the annual University of Minnesota Legislative Kickoff Breakfast, President Kaler will give a primer on the different ways to be an advocate, and Medical School Executive Vice Dean Jakub Tolar, distinguished alumna Myah Walker, and student leaders will talk about the importance of this legislative session.

McNamara Alumni Center: February 24, 11:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.

In the United States, a rare disease is generally considered to be a disease that affects fewer than 200,000 people. The theme of the 10th International Rare Disease Day is research. This event presents an unique opportunity that connects Minnesota researchers with Minnesota Patient Advocacy Groups. This event is no charge and includes a buffet lunch. 

The University of Minnesota Medical School is searching for outstanding researchers who are considered national leaders in their field to join our specialized Medical Discovery Teams. This initiative was funded by the State of Minnesota to help us tackle some of the most difficult health issues facing Minnesota.

One school. Two campuses.

Driven to discover and committed to advancing health. We are one of the country’s top medical schools with campuses in the Twin Cities and Duluth.

Twin Cities Duluth

Research Ethics at the University of Minnesota

We are committed to protecting research participants, upholding ethical standards, and improving our practice at every step of our work.