Andrew Olson, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine

Andrew Olson

Contact Info

Office Address:
Variety Club Research Center
401 E River Pkwy
155
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing Address:
420 Delaware Street SE
MMC 284
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Denise Jackson

Administrative Phone
612-624-5725

Administrative Email
jacksond@umn.edu

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine

Course Director, Advanced Physical Diagnosis


Internist


Medical School, Medical School, University of California, Davis, CA

Residency, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Summary

Andrew Olson, MD, FACP, FAAP is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota Medical School, where he practices Hospital Medicine and Pediatrics. He is the director of the Medical School's Subinternship in Critical Care that focuses on the development and assessment of competence to facilitate transition to residency. His academic focus is the development of methods to teach about the diagnostic process as well as methods to improve diagnostic reasoning in clinical care. He is the leader of the DX: Diagnostic Excellence Project, which is developing and evaluating a series of virtual patient cases for medical students about the diagnostic process and diagnostic error.

Awards & Recognition

  • Minneapolis - St. Paul “Top Doctors, Rising Star Edition” (2015-2017)
  • Minnesota Monthly “Top Doctors” (2016-2017)

Clinical

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Clinics

University of Minnesota Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

Clinical Problem Solving; Evidence-Based Medicine; Evidence-Based Physical Diagnosis; Medical Decision Making; Medical Education; Point-of-care ultrasonography; Systematic reviews of diagnostic testing

Hospital Privileges

University of Minnesota Medical Center