Top 10 Reasons to Choose UMN Medical Center

Past chief residents compiled the following list to give applicants more insight into what makes University of Minnesota Medical Center a great program.

  1. OB training with family medicine and OB faculty and certified nurse midwives, providing a well-rounded, cooperative teaching model
  2. State-of-the-art clinic, with digital X-ray, OB ultrasound, laboratory, spirometry, and video review and teleconferencing capabilities
  3. Independent family medicine inpatient service at a university hospital, managing a variety of core medicine cases with a multidisciplinary team of health professionals
  4. Welcoming clinic that celebrates the full spectrum of diversity
  5. Involvement in clinic operations and quality improvement initiatives, allowing residents to increase efficiency in clinic and prepare for future practice
  6. Flexible educational opportunities, with international rotations and longitudinal electives available
  7. On-site multidisciplinary team care includes a clinical pharmacy team, behavioral health team, consulting psychiatrist, nurse practitioners, and social worker
  8. Residency leadership who is open to feedback and will work to support individual health and professional goals
  9. Good-humored staff and faculty who enjoy picnics, bad puns, intramural volleyball, Halloween parties, and social gatherings
  10. Fun, knowledgeable faculty with diverse experiences and backgrounds
Two people sledding down a hill.

A "disease" being chased down the hill by "pills" at the Annual Art Sled Rally, which has become our interview season closing event.