Tim Capecchi, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine

Tim Capecchi

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
420 Delaware Street SE
D-612 Mayo Memorial Building
MMC 741
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Jordyn Klein

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine

Pediatrician; Internal Medicine; Hospitalist

Medical School, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

Residency, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

BA, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN


Tim Capecchi is a Med-Peds hospitalist with interests in medical education, health advocacy, and health disparities.

Awards & Recognition

University of Minnesota

  • Chief Medical Resident Appointment (2015)

University of Michigan

  • Pediatric Student Education Award (2017)


  • Gold Humanism Honor Society (2011)
  • Cor et Manus Award for Community Service (2011)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Iota Chapter (2010)

Professional Associations

Committee memberships
  • Minnesota Doctors for Health Equity
  • Minnesota Medical Association, Public Health Committee
  • Twin Cities Medical Society


Research Summary/Interests

  • Medical Education
  • Health Advocacy


  • Rector T, Taylor BC, Sultan S, Shaukat A, Adabag S, Nelson D, Capecchi T, MacDonald R, Greer N, Wilt TJ. Life Expectancy Calculators. VA ESP Project #09-009;2016. Department of Veterans Affairs (US) 2016 Jun. Available from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK424560
  • Borowsky I, Capecchi T, Widome R, Resnick M. 2017. Young People and Violence. International Encyclopedia of Public Health, 2nd Edition. Vol 7, 502-510.
  • Schnaus M, Ercan-Fang N, Capecchi T. Should Doctors be Advocates? Surveying Resident Knowledge, Attitude, and Experience. Robert Hebbel Medicine Research Day, University of Minnesota. March 31, 2016.


Academic Interests and Focus

Health Advocacy; Transgender Healthcare


Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Internal Medicine

Clinical Interests

Transgender Health; Community Acquired Pneumonia; Alcohol Dependence

Hospital Privileges

University of Minnesota Medical Center; Maple Grove Hospital