our graduates become your doctors

We Are the National Leader in Training Family Physicians

Programs offered by our top-ranked Department of Family Medicine & Community Health have statewide impact.

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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


Ten incoming freshmen will be selected to participate in a seven-year program that guarantees acceptance into Medical School.

Wagner honored for his exemplary contributions to the medical profession

Dr.  John E. Wagner honored by  from the Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium (PBMTC).

Representative Dave Baker from the Minnesota House of Representatives discussed the future of addiction research at the University of Minnesota


The University of Minnesota is recognizing Dr. Adams 80-year history, awarding him the highest alumni honor, the Board of Regents Outstanding Achievement Award.

Dr. tony azakie

Medical School Spotlight

Meet our new chief of the Division of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Dr. Tony Azakie.


World-Class Education

The University of Minnesota Medical School is a leader in medical education, research, and patient care. Find out if the University of Minnesota Medical School is the right fit for you. 

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Medical Discovery Teams

Medical Discovery Teams work to advance research and care surrounding critical issues that affect our state and will change health and health care on a global level. 

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