Alumni

Press ReleaseOctober 16, 2017

Awards recognize physicians who have made outstanding contributions to their communities.
In the NewsOctober 3, 2017

When Vainio tells young Native Americans that they can overcome cultural barriers and succeed in medicine and other professions, he can point to himself as a prime example. Read more
In the NewsSeptember 14, 2017

Get to know Dr. Paul Tonkin, medical director of robotic surgery at Essentia Health in Duluth and UMN Medical School alumnus. 
In the NewsAugust 22, 2017

Dr. Rebecca Shlafer (Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics) featured on the National Institutes of Health Director's Blog for her volunteer work on behalf of neglected and abused children. 
AnnouncementsMay 23, 2017

The American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA) has recently launched a new exhibition, Women Physicians in World War I. This feature highlights the various contributions of women physicians during this important period in U.S. History. Dr. Nellie O. Barsness-- one of Minnesota's first women physicians, and a University of Minnesota Medical School graduate, is featured. She received her degree from the Medical School in 1902, and went on to intern at Luther Hospital in St. Paul.
ArticleFebruary 16, 2017

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

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