The Program of Mortuary Science at the University of Minnesota Medical School, through the eyes of its longest-serving faculty member, Mike Mathews, has transformed from teaching students about sales and chemistry to a focus on serving the survivors.

Dan Soular, MD, a 2005 Medical School alumnus, talks about the impact and inspiration he received as a medical student at the Duluth campus.

Peter Ubel, MD, a 1988 alumnus from the U of M Medical School, was inducted into the 2019 National Academy of Medicine for his research on the psychology of healthcare decision-making.

David Hilden, MD, MPH, FACP, is an associate professor of medicine and believes faculty support of student scholarships plays a critical role in diversifying the future physician workforce. This Give to the Max Day, he encourages all fellow faculty to make a gift with him.

Addressing the opioid epidemic and physician shortage in rural America.

When Agnes Williams Frost dropped out of the Medical School for financial reasons, her son, after finishing the degree she had to give up, is giving back to eliminate financial barriers for current students.

Arnold Leonard, MD, PhD, a retired professor with the Departments of Surgery and Pediatrics, will receive the Gold-Headed Cane Award for his lifelong contributions to children’s health.

Since graduating, Patton has maintained close ties to his alma mater as a preceptor for students’ clinical rotations, helping them gain first-hand experience at his business.

Please join us for our inaugural Interprofessional Discussion Healthcare Ethics Conference, established by the University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth Campus, Department of Family Medicine and BioBehavioral Health.

Awards recognize physicians who have made outstanding contributions to their communities.