Department of Medicine Divisions

The Department of Medicine is organized into subspecialty divisions. Please select from the links below to learn about each division's faculty, clinical services, research projects and special programs.


Providing outstanding, innovative clinical care to every patient is our guiding principle.

Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism

Welcome to the Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism under the leadership of Betsy Seaquist

Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

The Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition provides an array of clinical services, educational programs, and active clinical and basic science research activities.

General Internal Medicine

The Division of General Internal Medicine has developed an outstanding cohort of clinicians, teachers, and young educational leaders. 

Hematology, Oncology & Transplantation

Committed to providing the highest quality care based on cutting edge research to patients with cancer or non-malignant hematologic diseases such as sickle cell disease

Infectious Diseases & International Medicine

The Division of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine (IDIM) has more than 50 faculty overseeing programs in clinical care, education, and research at five teaching hospitals affiliated with the University of Minnesota Medical School.

Molecular Medicine

The Department of Medicine's Division of Molecular Medicine consists of faculty members who share the common goal of using molecular approaches to the understanding of human disease. 

Nephrology & Hypertension

The Division of Nephrology and Hypertension’s core missions are to provide comprehensive medical care for patients with kidney disease or hypertension, to perform cutting-edge research into the causes and treatment of kidney disease, and to educate physicians in the care of patients with kidney disease.

Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

Over 30 full-time University-based faculty and 28 physician faculty at three affiliated teaching hospitals comprise the PACCS division.

Rheumatic & Autoimmune Diseases

The Division of Rheumatic and Autoimmune Diseases seeks the cure for a diverse group of immunological and inflammatory diseases that affect a wide range of organ systems.