Jon Hallberg



Jon Hallberg, MD, is medical director of the award-winning, innovative University of Minnesota Physicians Mill City Clinic and also serves as M Physicians Crescent medical director. He also founded, directs, and hosts Hippocrates Cafe, an ongoing series of events that explores healthcare topics using professional actors and musicians. Dr. Hallberg serves as the director of philanthropy within the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health. He also manages the Fisch Art of Medicine Student Awards, which enables University of Minnesota medical students to explore the arts. In 2018, Dr. Hallberg was inducted into the AHC Academy for Excellence in Health Care Practice. He has also received Upper Midwest Regional Emmys for his television specials “Hippocrates Cafe: Reflections on the Pandemic” and “The Art of Medicine: Reflections on Race.”

Research Interests
Clinical innovation
Health communication
Translational medical humanities
Performing arts medicine
Performance-enhancing substance use in athletes


MD, University of Minnesota Medical School
BA, Saint Olaf College
Major: Chemistry/Liberal Arts

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Cohort Member- University of Minnesota Medical School, Other
Rothenberger Leadership Academy
Visiting Professor, Visiting Professorship
Mayo Clinic
Fellow, Fellowship
American Academy of Family Physicians
Visiting Professor in the Humanities, Visiting Professorship
Hennepin County Medical Center
Visiting Lecturer/Speaker, Visiting Engagement
Luther College
Fellow , Fellowship
Archibald Bush Foundation
Scholar, Visiting Scholar
Harvard Macy Institute
Visiting Assistant Professor, Visiting Professorship
Saint Olaf College
Visiting Instructor, Visiting Engagement
Saint Olaf College
Resident, Residency
University of Minnesota

Licensures and Certifications

BLS Recertification,
Minnesota State License,
Licensure/Certification Number: 36295
Board Certified, American Board of Family Practice,

Professional Memberships

American Society for Bioethics and Humanities (ASBH)
American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
American Society for Bioethics and Humanities



Phillips-Wangensteen Building
516 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455