About the Department of Medicine

Our Mission

The collective mission of the Department of Medicine is to improve the health and well-being of individuals and their communities, both now and in the future, by integrating scientific discovery with exemplary medical care, ensuring equity and diversity, and training the next generation of physicians in the science and art of medicine.

Wellness Support

Resources to support wellness, decrease burnout, and needs related to changes COVID has imposed on professional and personal life.

About Our Leadership

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VICE CHAIRS

RESEARCH

CLINICAL AFFAIRS

Peter Crawford-Vice Chair Research
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Dr. Peter Crawford
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Dr. Erhan Dincer
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FACULTY AFFAIRS &
DEVELOPMENT (OFAD)
 EDUCATION

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Nixon

Dr. Brian Sick
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Dr. James Nixon
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DIVERSITY, EQUITY
& INCLUSION (DEI)

ADMINISTRATION

Shahnaz Sultan Vice Chair for DEI

Vice Chair Dockter

Dr. Shahnaz Sultan
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Kathleen Dockter

ASSOCIATE CHAIR & ASSOCIATE VICE CHAIRS

CLINICAL RESEARCH DIVERSITY, EQUITY
& INCLUSION
 (DEI)
Dr. Drawz


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Dr. Paul Drawz
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Dr. Cuong Pham
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 CLINICAL QUALITY
& SAFETY
FACULTY AFFAIRS &
DEVELOPMENT
 (OFAD)
THOMPSON

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Dr. Julie Thompson
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Dr. Anne Marie Weber-Main
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TEACHING HOSPITAL LEADERS

HENNEPIN HEALTHCARE HENNEPIN HEALTHCARE
Dr. Arti Prasad
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Dr. Arti Prasad
Internal Medicine

Dr. Anne Pereira
Palliative Medicine
   
REGIONS HOSPITAL MINNEAPOLIS VA
HEALTH CARE SYSTEM
Eli Gertner
Areef Ishani, MD Chief at VA

Dr. Eli Gertner
Rheumatology
Dr. Areef Ishani
Nephrology