The Value of Academic Medicine

The strong collaboration between the University of Minnesota Medical School and our clinical partners ensures that our research and teaching techniques stay focused on patient care, directly working to improve outcomes and quality of life.

Our faculty physicians are driven to deliver patient satisfaction, clinical innovation, basic and translational research, and scholarship through academic medicine. Their innovative treatments and discoveries have made a worldwide impact and continue to benefit the lives of people here in Minnesota and beyond for 135+ years.

Stronger Together

The collaboration between the University of Minnesota and our clinical partners puts us at the forefront of world-class and innovative patient care.

University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) is the multi-specialty group practice of the University of Minnesota Medical School faculty. A significant clinical partnership has resulted in M Health Fairview — a collaboration between the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians and Fairview Health Services. Our physicians provide family medicine and primary care as well as specialty care in health systems throughout Minnesota.

Patient Information

Our care teams specialize in preventative medicine, expert diagnosis, and innovative treatment. Find care here:

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For Medical Professionals

Our specialists are eager to offer consultation on challenging cases and partner with referring clinicians to provide exceptional care.

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Research & Clinical Trials

StudyFinder University of MinnesotaAt the University of Minnesota, we conduct research on complex conditions such as cancer, diabetes, and HIV. By participating in a clinical trial, you can help us uncover breakthroughs that will improve life for future generations.

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Learning opportunities

Residents University of Minnesota Medical SchoolThrough our various medical training programs and continuing professional development opportunities, we are committed to developing great doctors and physician leaders.

Our Medical School faculty physicians care for patients and oversee the training of residents and medical students in our primary teaching hospitals. We also supply residents, fellows, and clinical experts to hospitals and clinics throughout the state of Minnesota.