Department of Medicine

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Education | Research | Patient Care

Elizabeth Seaquist, MD, Department Chair

Elizabeth Seaquist, MD

"I am deeply honored to serve as Nesbitt Chair and Head of the Department of Medicine and look forward to working alongside you to advance our missions of research, education, and clinical care while we continue our work to become a more diverse, caring, and inclusive community."

Dr. Seaquist was appointed Chair of the Department of Medicine on September 2, 2022. Read more about her in a recent Press Release

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Our Outstanding Healthcare, Education & Research encourages the greatest outcome for Healing, Teaching and Discovery.

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Medical Education

The Department is an innovative leader in medical education and has developed new, exciting curricula for medical student and resident education.


Patient Care

Our expert physicians work together and collaborate across specialties to offer access to state-of-the art medical treatments and clinical trials.

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The Department of Medicine is one of the top research departments in the United States and represents the largest research faculty group at the University of Minnesota.