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  • Our mission is to combine our scientific and clinical strengths to deliver the best in innovative, accountable, compassionate care to our patients and to impact the field of medicine for all.

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

    Source: Board of Medical Practice

  • Ranked #3 Medical School for Training Rural Physicians 

    Source: U.S. News & World Report

  • Ranked #7 Medical School in Training Primary Care Physicians

    Source: U.S. News & World Report

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“Healthy Start, Healthy State” study finds children in Minnesota's childcare programs have better access to improved nutrition and physical activity practices.

MINNEAPOLIS - May 16, 2018 - Existing state and local programs focused on good nutrition and physical activities for children have led to measurable improvement in practices by the state’s child care programs between 2010 and 2016, says a new University of Minnesota Medical School. 


University of Minnesota first site in state to hold Phase III clinical trials for CardiAmp Therapy.

MINNEAPOLIS- May 02, 2018- University of Minnesota Medical School researchers to lead clinical trial for new, minimally invasive heart attack treatment. The University of Minnesota is the first site in the state to test the treatment that has shown improvements in patients’ quality of life and heart function.


In recognition of the 130-year anniversary of the University of Minnesota Medical School’s founding by the University Regents, April 26 has been declared University of Minnesota Medical School Day.

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has declared today, April 26, 2018, “University of Minnesota Medical School Day,” in recognition of the 130-year anniversary of its founding by the University Regents. 


U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar met with University of Minnesota Medical School Alzheimer’s researchers and saw first-hand some of the latest work being done for the disease. 

Danni Li

Medical School Spotlight

Danni Li, PhD,
Department of Laboratory Medicine
and Pathology 
 

 

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