Justin Howard

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition


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

Dr. Howard graduated from medical school in Philadelphia, PA at Jefferson Medical College in 2007. He completed his internal medicine residency and a chief resident year in 2011 at the University of Minnesota where he developed a passion for teaching medical students and residents. He then completed a fellowship in gastroenterology at the University of Minnesota in 2014. During his time in training he developed a particular interest in treating patients with inflammatory bowel disease. As a faculty member at the University of Minnesota, Dr. Howard works closely with his patients to provide individualized care that incorporates not only the latest in medical and surgical treatment options, but also life-style and dietary modifications.


MD, Thomas Jefferson Medical School

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Residency
University of Minnesota Medical Center

Honors and Recognition

Rising Star, Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine
Rising Star, Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine
Top Docs, Minnesota Monthly

Professional Memberships

Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America
American College of Gastroenterology
American Gastroenterological Association
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
American Medical Association