celebrating clinical research

Celebrating Clinical Research

May 19, 2017, is International Clinical Trials Day 

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Points of Pride

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

  • 70 percent of Minnesota's physicians trained at the University of Minnesota Medical School

  • Ranked #4 Medical School for Training Rural Physicians 

    Source: U.S. News & World Report

  • Ranked #10 Medical School in Training Primary Care Physicians

    Source: U.S. News & World Report


Greg Vercellotti, M.D., F.A.C.P., received a five-year, $2.3 million T32 grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI).

The Regents of the University of Minnesota and the Medical School's Dr. Robert Englander were recently awarded the prestigious Stemmler Grant. The award is gifted to institutions that partake in the research or development of innovative assessment approaches with the intent to enhance the evaluation of those preparing to or continuing to, practice medicine. This year, the grant was awarded to three institutions and those three, the University of Minnesota was the only college in the United States.

Dr. Rita Perlingeiro identifies new target for possible leukemia treatments

Chainbreaker Ride: August 11-13, 2017

Chainbreaker was established with the objective to fund life-saving cancer research.

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Medical School Spotlight

Professor and Head, Department of Psychiatry, Dr. Sophia Vinogradov





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