Welcome to the Division of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine (IDIM). We are comprised of over 50 faculty, including affiliated sites. Many faculty have multifaceted roles as educators, clinicians, and research professionals both locally and internationally. Our division takes great pride in achieving excellence and we continually strive to set the bar in the areas of education, research and patient care. 

Dr. Kline

Division Director, Dr. Kline

"I am privileged to be the Division Director of the Infectious Disease and International Medicine Division at the University of Minnesota, Department of Medicine. Our division and department and medical school have a long history of serving out patients in the metropolitan area and the entire state and referral areas. Our triple mission is to provide excellent patient care, educate the next generation of physicians about infectious diseases and contribute meaningfully to the medical school's research mission.  We are passionate about serving all patients equally, and have a broader mission of serving patients needing expert infectious disease care around the globe."

educational innovation

Our division supports two infectious disease fellowship training programs: an ACGME-accredited General Infectious Disease Fellowship Program; and a one-year Transplant Infectious Disease Fellowship program. Our faculty are dedicated to educating early-career infectious disease specialists to build a strong foundation both clinically and in the research arena.

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The Infectious Disease Division prides itself on contributing towards a strong collaborative research community. We are committed to the continued advancement of innovative research to address infectious diseases from bench to bedside.

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Patient Care

Our Infectious Disease specialists deliver comprehensive and compassionate care focused on improving patient outcomes. We provide high level expertise, in depth consultation, and cross-specialty collaboration.


Email: IDIMDivision@umn.edu
Phone: 612-624-9996

Mailing Address

420 Delaware Street, SE
MMC 250
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Patient Information

M Health Infectious Disease
Appointments: 651-471-9544
Clinic Fax: 612-676-4009

M Health Fairview
Clinics & Surgery Center
909 Fulton Street SE
Minneapolis, MN