Alan Johns, MD, MEd

Assistant Professor Emeritus, Department of Family Medicine and BioBehavioral Health

MD, University of Minnesota, 1976

Residency, University of Minnesota Internal Medicine Residency

MEd, University of Minnesota Duluth, 2009


Alan Johns, MD, MEd, is a University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth campus charter class member and has taught medical students since 1982. He serves as the associate dean for curriculum, medical education, and technology at the University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth campus. Johns also practices internal medicine at Essentia Health St. Mary's Medical Center


Curriculum planning, clinical reasoning education


Research Summary/Interests

Basic science curriculum in Years 3 and 4; Evaluation of clinical reasoning; Web-based education


Johns A. What is a good doctor? Minnesota Medicine. 2016;99(33):45-6.