Julie Thompson

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Medical Director, Adult Liver Transplantation Program


Administrator Info
Name: GI Division
Phone: 612-625-8999
Email: gidivision@umn.edu
Mail: 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 36, Minneapolis, MN 55455

Dr. Julie A. Thompson is an Associate Professor of Medicine and has been a faculty member at the University of Minnesota since 2009. She leads the Adult Liver Transplant Program as its Medical Director. Dr. Thompson's clinical interests are in liver transplant medicine and assessment of quality of care. She serves on several Quality and Safety committees in the MHealth system. In addition, she is co-investigator on a number of clinical studies.

Research Summary

  • Quality in delivery of medical care
  • Alcoholic hepatitis
  • Liver Transplantation

Clinical Summary

Hepatology; Transplant; Liver Disease


MD, University of Minnesota

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Internal Medicine, Residency
Abbott Northwestern Hospital
University of Minnesota
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Residency
Abbott Northwestern Hospital
Transplant Hepatology, Fellowship
University of Minnesota

Professional Memberships

American Society of Transplantation, Member
American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, Member