Mary J. Owen, MD

Director, Center of American Indian and Minority Health

Mary J. Owen

Contact Info

mjowen@d.umn.edu

Office Phone 218-726-7235

Office Address:
University of Minnesota Duluth
182 SMed
1035 University Dr
Duluth, MN 55812

MD, University of Minnesota

University of Minnesota North Memorial Family Medicine Residency

Summary

Dr. Mary Owen is a member of the Tlingit nation. She graduated from the University of Minnesota Medical School and North Memorial Family Practice Residency Program before returning home to work for her tribal community in Juneau, Alaska. After eleven years of full-scope family medicine, she returned to the University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth in 2014, as the Director of the Center of American Indian and Minority Health (CAIMH). Her work includes: developing and managing programs to increase the numbers of American Indian and Alaska Native (AIAN) students entering medical careers, outreaching to local and national Native leaders to ensure University of Minnesota Medical School remain in tune with AIAN health care and education needs, developing an AIAN track for all students interested in providing healthcare to AIAN communities and developing research efforts to address AIAN health disparities. She continues to provide clinical care at the Center of American Indian Resources in Duluth and is the current President of the Association of American Indian Physicians.

Teaching

Courses

Native American seminars

Clinical

Board Certifications

American Board of Family Medicine