A new report examines efforts to increase American Indian and Alaska Native students applying to and enrolling in medical school after years of slow and uneven growth.

With more than 20,000 health professionals across 131 countries, the American Society of Nephrology is the largest organization committed to treating and understanding kidney diseases.

The two-year grant will support community engagement and pilot research to develop a robust program of research focused on improving the lives of Indigenous persons with dementia and their families.

Dr. Badrinath Konety, MD, MBA, Head, Department of Urology has been named as the new CEO of University of Minnesota Physicians (UMP) and Vice Dean of Clinical Affairs for the Medical School.

Jim Boulger, Ph.D., received the Academy's highest honor: honorary membership to the AAFP. 

The Medical School, Duluth Campus had the pleasure of hosting Dean, Dr. Jakub Tolar during the last week of September.

This week is the 50th Anniversary of the world’s first successful bone marrow transplant (BMT) from a matched related donor, which was performed here at the University of Minnesota by Dr. Robert Good and his team.

As interim head, he has increased research support for faculty, increased the department’s collaboration efforts, and maintained the strength of our residency program.

The University of Minnesota Medical Center Cancer Care program is ranked 33rd nationally in this year’s rankings, improving from last year’s spot as 37th.

Bischof is a renowned researcher in thermal bioengineering and has contributed to applications in therapeutics, regenerative medicine, and diagnostics.